News Archive

Feb 3, 2015
IFSH Director Robert Brackett is interviewed by the Huffington Post regarding the federal government's new proposal to combine the FDA with the USDA. To watch the complete video, see the Huffington Post.
Dec 5, 2014
To see the Conference Program, and to view the list of speakers, see the Conference Website.
Nov 6, 2014
Dr. Brackett delivers the Keynote Address at an event presented by the New York Academy of Sciences. On November 6th, the New York Academy of Sciences hosted an event pertaining to "Food Safety Considerations for Innovative Nutrition Solutions." A complete abstract of Dr. Brackett's address - "Assuring the Safety of Food: Understanding Risks" - can be found on the Conference Website.
Sep 18, 2014
IFSH and University of Wisconsin hosted a Joint Symposium on Rapid Methods in Food Safety Microbiology On September 18th, 2014, IFSH and the University of Wisconsin held a Joint Symposium on Rapid Methods in Food Safety Microbiology. For a synopsis of the day's events, see the meeting details
Sep 16, 2014
IFSH conducted its 2014 Annual Meeting on September 16th and 17th. Members may now view meeting slides in the Members Only Section.
Jun 18, 2014
IFSH Nutrition Center Director, Britt Burton-Freeman, holds a webinar - Strawberries as a Functional Food: A Sweet Strategy for Health For the complete webinar, including the webinar slides, click here.
Apr 1, 2014
IFSH's Biosafety Level 3 Laboratory and Biocontainment Pilot Plant is highlighted in the Spring Edition of IIT Today.
Mar 14, 2014
Dr. Robert Brackett discussed the importance of outreach and education for the food industry regarding the newly implemented Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) at the Good Food Festival hosted by FamilyFarmed.org held at the UIC Forum on March 14, 2014.  Dr.
Mar 12, 2014
Dr. Brackett delivers an address to the Chicago Council on Science and Technology
Mar 10, 2014
Dr. Robert Brackett discusses food safety challenges facing the pubic, and also new technologies designed to keep consumers safe. See Chicago Tonight's Website for the interview.

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