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    Institute for
    Food Safety
    and Health

    Illinois Institute of Technology
    Moffett Campus
    6502 South Archer Rd.
    Bedford Park, IL 60501-1957
    (P) 708.563.1576

    Become a Member

    IFSH offers a value-added environment in which food science research translates to innovative, practical path-to-market solutions for the food industry.

    Real-World Benefits

    Membership in IFSH offers your company an array of real-world benefits that help food operations of all sizes cost-effectively meet food safety, quality assurance and nutrition program goals, including:

    Jump-Start Access

    • Access to the National Center for Food Safety and Technology (NCFST), the only center where industry can work collaboratively on food safety and technology and nutrition research projects side-by-side with FDA and IIT scientists
    • Entrée to state-of-the-art research facilities, pilot plants and laboratories, including the BSL-3 laboratory and biocontainment pilot plant
    • Access to IFSH’s expertise across food microbiology, chemical constituents and allergens, processing and packaging, and health promoting foods focus areas
    • Invitations to R&D briefings, with opportunities for face-to-face meetings with FDA staff

    Research ROI

    • Access to IFSH's collaboratively funded projects, plus opportunities to leverage funding in agreed priority areas
    • Priority scheduling for member proprietary and contract projects and specialty programs
    • Opportunity for return on membership fee investment through fast-track, reduced-cost projects
    • Gain solutions-oriented, science-based answers for food safety and quality assurance challenges and nutrition issues
    • Inside-track validation of new technologies to facilitate path-to-market for innovation

    Inside-Track Knowledge

    • Early analysis of breaking food safety and nutrition issues and trends worldwide
    • Interaction with international food safety and nutrition policymakers and experts
    • Access to cutting-edge research prior to publication
    • Priority access to training and internship opportunities through IFSH’s graduate education and professional certificate programs
    • Participation in numerous special solution-focused scientific task forces, research consortiums, and workshops, including representation on advisory committees that set strategic directions for the institute’s research projects

    Join IFSH Now


    To find out more about how your company can benefit from IFSH’s practical science-meets-business collaborative model, please contact:

    Armand Paradis, Director, Business Development
    708.563.8175 (office)
    708.821.8615 (mobile)

    Download a Member Application Form (.pdf) today!

    Last modified: 04/28/2014 23:37:16

    Institute for Food Safety and Health | Illinois Institute of Technology | Moffett Campus
    6502 South Archer Rd. Bedford Park, IL 60501-1957 (P) 708.563.1576