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
Mar 23, 2017
Save the Date for the IFSH 2017 Annual Meeting for Stakeholders on September 26 and 27, 2017, at the Chicago Marriot Southwest Burr Ridge, Burr Ridge, IL. More details to come.
Feb 24, 2017
Read the article in Food Safety Magazine describing the benefits of taking the FSPCA Preventive Controls Course. The complete article can be read here.
Jan 3, 2017
For more about the 7th Biennial Berry Health Benefits Symposium, and Dr. Britt Burton-Freeman's presentation, see the Symposium Website.
Jan 3, 2017
GMA and Battelle have partnered to provide EMAlert, a secure, comprehensive and intuitive software tool that enables food manufacturers to rapidly analyze and understand EMA vulnerabilities. For more details, see the EMAlert Website.
Nov 10, 2016
IFSH Director Robert Brackett traveled to Korea to meet with Korean Alumni Association leaders on behalf of IIT's Office of International Affairs which seeks to extend IIT's mission abroad. Read more about Dr. Brackett's Visit here.