News Archive

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. 
Oct 3, 2018
 Dr. Robert Brackett is the featured speaker at the Chicagoland Food and Beverage Network Technology Breakfast: Building a Trusted Brand, Transparency, Traceability and Blockchain on October 24th.  For program details and to register for the event click here.
Aug 23, 2018
The Institute for Food Safety and Health is featured in the Chicago Tribune article “Salads, fruit and cereal have sickened diners this year. This lab is on the front lines of the fight against food poisoning”.  Click here for the complete article. 
Aug 22, 2018
Dr. Behzad Imanian, Research Assistant Professor, IIT IFSH is featured in Food Quality & Safety magazine’s article “Food Genomics Is Going Global”.
May 29, 2018
Visit IFSH at the United FreshTec Expo June 25-27th.  For details about the Listeria Learning lab see the Listeria Learning Lab Website.