Foodborne Illness Outbreak Database

This database provides summaries of significant food and water related outbreaks occurring since 1984 caused by E. coli, Salmonella, Hepatitis A, Campylobacter and other pathogens. Read more »

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October 14 2014 Outbreak of Salmonella, Living Word Tabernacle, North Carolina

  • Organism:
  • Salmonella
  • Vehicle:
  • Pork, BBQ

Nearly 70 people got sick after eating potluck meals served at a 4-day church conference sponsored by the Living Word Tabernacle in Bessemer City, North Carolina. More than 400 people attended the conference held between October 1-5, 2014. Health off…Read More »

February 13 2013 Outbreak of Norovirus Associated with a Church Event, Rochester, Minnesota

  • Organism:
  • Norovirus
  • Vehicle:
  • Cheesecake

In February 2013 Olmsted County (Minnesota) Public Health and the Minnesota Department of Health investigated an outbreak of gastroenteritis among attendees of two events held at a church located in Rochester, Minnesota. The first group took part in …Read More »

December 08 2008 Salmonella enteritidis at a Georgia Church

  • Organism:
  • Salmonella
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

A confirmed outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis occurred among people who had eaten at a church in Georgia. The vehicle of infection was not described.…Read More »

February 08 2008 Outbreak of Salmonella Braenderup at a Restaurant and Church Event, South Carolina

  • Organism:
  • Salmonella
  • Vehicle:
  • Pork, Barbeque

A confirmed outbreak of Salmonella Braenderup occurred at a restaurant and at a church event in South Carolina. Pork barbeque was described as the vehicle of infection.…Read More »

April 07 2007 Outbreak of Salmonella Braenderup at a Church, Louisiana

  • Organism:
  • Salmonella
  • Vehicle:
  • Poultry, Chicken, Barbeque

A confirmed outbreak of Salmonella Braenderup occurred among people who attended a barbeque sponsored by a Louisiana church. Barbequed chicken was named as the vehicle of infection.…Read More »

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