• Collaborative linkages with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

    Collaborative linkages with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
  • GMP & BSL-3 Pilot Plant, and BSL-2 & BSL-3 Laboratories

    GMP Pilot Plant and BSL-2 and BSL-3 Laboratories
  • Internationally recognized scientists in novel processing technologies

    Internationally recognized scientists in novel processing technologies
  • Multi-disciplinary approach to food processes and validation

    Multi-disciplinary approach to food processes and validation
  • Industry driven consortiums, tasks forces, and workshops

    Industry driven consortiums, tasks forces, and workshops
  • Unparalleled Networking Opportunities

    Unparalleled Networking Opportunities
  • Continuing Education including Masters Degrees and Certificates

    Continuing Education including Masters Degrees and Certificates

About IFSH

The Institute for Food Safety and Health (IFSH) is a one-of-a-kind applied food science research consortium comprised of the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the food industry. In collaboration with the FDA, we provide stakeholders with the opportunity to develop and exchange knowledge, experience, and expertise in the areas of food safety, food defense, food processing, and nutrition.

IFSH Members

IFSH has over 60 Industry Members that benefit immensely from IFSH's Collaborative Research Program with the FDA, as well as from Workshops, Consortiums, and Task Forces. Members include:

IFSH News and Events

Upcoming IFSH Events

Jul 18, 11:45am to Jul 19, 5:00pm
Chicago Navy Pier  600 East Grand Avenue Chicago, IL 60611 Room 301-302
Wed.
Jul 18
Sep 25, 8:00am to Sep 26, 3:00pm
Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge 1200 Burr Ridge Pkwy, Burr Ridge, IL 60527 
Tue.
Sep 25
Sep 27, 7:30am to 5:00pm
Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge 1200 Burr Ridge Pkwy, Burr Ridge, IL 60527
Thu.
Sep 27
Apr 8, 8:00am to Apr 11, 5:00pm
Institute for Food Safety and Health 6502 South Archer Road Bedford Park, IL 60501
Mon.
Apr 8

Upcoming FSPCA Training Classes

Classes Offered at IFSH (Chicago)

Classes Offered in the United States and Worldwide


Member News and Events

Non-IFSH External Conferences and Events