Feb 12, 2015

Risk Analysis Training Program Takes Place in Malaysia’s International Food Safety Training Laboratory

JIFSAN started off the new year with a one-week Risk Analysis training program in Malaysia. From January 12-17, Dr. Robert Buchanan and Dr. Clare Narrod presented Risk Analysis for Risk Managers to thirty participants.
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Sprouts: What You Should Know

Click to learn more about sprout food safety.

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FDA Announces a Dietetics and Nutrition Webinar Series Co-Sponsored with JIFSAN

The Food and Drug Administration’s CFSAN and JIFSAN are jointly sponsoring a Food and Nutrition Webinar Series for 2015. The Webinar Series consists of four presentations, two each in Spring and Fall. The Spring webinars are scheduled for 1:00 PM EDT, March 24, 2015, and April 20, 2015.

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Register Now for Free Webinar Featuring FDA-iRISK 2.0

The Joint Institute for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (JIFSAN) at the University of Maryland will hold the webinar on March 11, 2015, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. EDT. The Webinar Features FDA-iRISK 2.0 Enhanced Version of FDA’s Publicly Available Food Safety Risk Assessment Tool.

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IAFP 2015 Annual Meeting is in Portland, Oregon.

Each year, the International Association for Food Protection hosts an Annual Meeting, providings attendees with information on current and emerging food safety issues, the latest science, innovative solutions to new and recurring problems, and the opportunity to network with thousands of food safety professionals from around the globe. Held in various locations throughout North America, this meeting has grown over the years to become the leading food safety conference worldwide.

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USDA's SCRI Project: Study Analyzes Tomato Production Practices

Tomato production practices don’t significantly affect bacteria levels and the study’s results point to the need for additional research, according to University of Maryland and Rutgers University researchers.

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Dr. Pradhan's Graduate Students Recieve Multiple Awards at 2014 SRA Annual Meeting

Dr. Pradhan's five graduate students received travel awards to attend and present their research at the 2014 Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) Annual Meeting.

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