News Archive

Jul 8, 2019
The 21st Show Interviews Food Safety Expert Dr. Robert Brackett Dr. Robert Brackett discusses “sell by” and “use by” dates on products in order to cut down on food waste.  See the 21st show website for the full interview.        
Jun 3, 2019
Join the Fight Against Listeria!  Tuesday, June 11, 2019 from 4pm–6pm in Chicago’s McCormick Place Convention Center.  Program information and details can be accessed here.
Feb 15, 2019
IFSH to sponsor Global Midwest Alliance’s program "Fresher, Faster, Tastier: How Packaging Innovations are Changing the Food Industry" on May 29, 2019 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Program flyer and details. 
Jan 17, 2019
REU Site: An Interdisciplinary Research Experience for Undergraduates in Food Safety, Food Engineering, and Nutrition May 28, 2019 to August 2, 2019 Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL and Institute for Food Safety and Health, Bedford Park, IL  
Nov 26, 2018
Institute for Food Safety and Health honored as co-recipient for 2018 Midwest Food Matters Leadership AwardSee the news story and picture here.  
Nov 8, 2018
IFSH exhibited at the Food Safety Consortium in Schaumburg, IL on November 14th & 15th. IFSH Booth was #118.  Click here to view the map.  
Nov 8, 2018
Dr. Robert Brackett was a featured speaker at the Food Safety Consortium's "Plenary Panel Discussion: The Food Safety Workforce-The Next Generation" which was held on Wednesday November 14th at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center, Schaumburg, IL.  For program details and registration information for the event click here.
Nov 2, 2018
IFSH Faculty and Staff successfully participated in the 2018 Suppliers Night (CSIFT) held on Thursday, November 1, 2018. The event was held at the Donald E. Stephens Center, Rosemont, IL (Chicago).IFSH Staff at Booth 1152Learn more about the 2018 Suppliers Night (CSIFT) here 
Oct 19, 2018
The Institute for Food Safety and Health (IFSH) at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), has awarded its prestigious 2018 IFSH DARSH WASAN FOOD SAFETY AWARD to Barbara and Robert Sanderson, co-founders of Jonathan’s Sprouts. The 2018 IFSH SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARDS were presented to Dr. David Armstrong, Karen Carson, Dr. Darsh Wasan, Dr. Jonathan DeVries, Dr. Chuck Sizer, Dr. Martin Cole and Jenny Scott. Read More About the Awards Here. 
Oct 5, 2018
IFSH held a FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Foods Course on November 6-8, 2018 at the Institute for Food Safety and Health-6502 South Archer Road, Bedford Park, IL 60501.  For registration details click here.