News Archive

Mar 14, 2018
Visit IFSH Booth 150 on March 23rd and 24th at the Good Food Expo: Trade Show, Festival & Marketplace at Chicago's UIC Forum.  For details, see the Expo's Website.
Jan 16, 2018
Dr. Robert Brackett, Vice President and Director of the Institute for Food Safety and Health at Illinois Institute of Technology, discusses the role of public-private collaboration in global food safety.  See Food Safety Magazine’s website for the complete article:
Jan 11, 2018
IFSH Non-Members and Members may view the 2018 IFSH Winter Newsletter. 
Dec 13, 2017
The Institute for Food Safety and Health (IFSH), Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), Chicago, Illinois was awarded a three-year grant of $258,253 from USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) under the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) Foundational Program: Improving Food Safety category. The USDA NIFA made the announcement on November 29, 2017.    
Oct 16, 2017
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Oct 9, 2017
The Institute for Food Safety and Health (IFSH) at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), has awarded its prestigious 2017 IFSH DARSH WASAN FOOD SAFETY AWARD to Ruth Petran, Ph.D., Vice President of Food Safety & Public Health at Ecolab Inc.  The 2017 IFSH LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD was awarded to Nega Beru, Ph.D., Director, Office of Food Safety, FDA CFSAN Read More About the Awards Here.
Oct 6, 2017
IFSH held its Annual Member Meeting on September 26-27, 2017 at the Chicago Marriot Southwest in Burr Ridge, IL. There were over 170 registrants comprised of FDA and IIT scientists, and food industry professionals, with more than 50 industry companies represented at the meeting. The meeting covered a number of timely topics related to FSMA implementation and on emerging issues in food safety and health.
Sep 18, 2017
Process Expo participants had the opportunity to stop by IFSH's Booth (#2914) to learn more about the IFSH Academic Program.  Participants also had the chance to visit the Ex
Jun 19, 2017
The 2017 IFT-EFFoST International Nonthermal Processing Conference/Workshop and Short Course was very successful due to the excellent presentations by keynote speakers, invited speakers, student presenters and poster presenters and the support of the sponsors, members of the International Scientific Committee and members of the Local Organizing Committee. The attendees very actively participated in the discussions during both the conference and short course. Statistics:
Jun 5, 2017
Behzad Imanian, Project Leader, IFSH Whole Genome Sequencing Consortium