Welcome to IFSH
|The Institute for Food Safety and Health (IFSH) is a one-of-a-kind applied food research institute that provides stakeholders the opportunity to develop and exchange knowledge, experience, and expertise to address key issues in food safety, food defense, and nutrition. Powered by a singular combination of in-depth expertise and research capabilities, IFSH’s collaborative research model helps stakeholders define and design innovative and practical approaches to solving real-world challenges in food industry operations.
IFSH and National Food Labs Co-hosted a Food Safety Preventive Controls Summit
Over 140 food industry leaders convened at the Food Safety Preventive Controls Summit to address two critical aspects of food safety, namely validation and verification. For complete Summit details, including the PowerPoint slides, click here.
Dr. Brackett Speaks to a Local News Station About Foodborne Illness
Dr. Robert Brackett speaks to ABC 7 Eyewitness News about Foodborne Illness and the new technologies currently under development designed to decontaminate food ingredients. For the complete details, see the Video and Transcript.
IFSH and IIT Launch a New Academic Unit: Department of Food Science and Nutrition
For the complete press release, click here. To visit our new Department Website, click on Department of Food Science and Nutrition.
IFSH Inaugural Opening Video is on YouTube
A recording of the live streaming video of the Institute for Food Safety and Health's April 11 Inaugural Opening Event is available on YouTube. Watch now...
DID YOU KNOW?
A Summary of the 2013 Annual
Meeting is Available
The IFSH Annual Meeting was held at the Burr Conference Center (BRCC), Burr Ridge, IL on September 17 and 18, 2013. For a synopsis of the meeting, see the Events Page.
The IFSH 2013 Annual Meeting
Materials are Available
The slides presented at the 2013 IFSH Annual Meeting are now avail to IFSH Members. To view the slides, log into the Members Section and click on Meetings and Materials > Annual Meeting.
Members Can Access the 2012 Annual Review of Research
The members-only annual review of collaborative research conducted in 2012 is now available in the Members area of the website. Log into the password-protected area today to download your copy!
Fueling Innovation: The Capital Campaign for IIT
Get the Scoop
Download the new IFSH brochure (.pdf) and find out more about how we provide commonsense science, uncommonly practiced.
How Do I Become a Member?
Visit our Corporate Partners page to find out how IFSH membership can benefit your company’s food protection and nutrition research programs.