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Message from the Director, December 2009

Thursday, December 17, 2009

Fundamental to doing any research that will lead to prevention, detection or mitigation strategies in the face of terrorism in the food and agriculture system is an ability to understand and characterize risk. Since we cannot protect everything, we must allocate our resources both at the...

December Newsletter

Thursday, December 17, 2009

The NCFPD December newsletter is available to read here. To subscribe to our monthly e-newsletter,...

Research in Food Protection Webinar Series, January 2010

Friday, December 11, 2009

This webinar will highlight a simulation model developed to quantify and characterize the response of the public health system and the impact of public health advisories in the event of an intentional contamination of the food supply. The model has three components: 1) the definition of...

Research in Food Protection Webinar Series, December 2009

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Sara Klucking, PhD, will discuss the risk assessment process currently utilized by the Department of Homeland Security. She will focus on a model developed by DHS to assess risk of intentional food contamination.  The presentation will conclude with a discussion of implications to current and...

November Newsletter

Friday, November 13, 2009

The NCFPD November is available to read here. To subscribe to our monthly e-newsletter,...

Message from the Director, November 2009

Sunday, November 1, 2009

In October, we had meetings of our Systems Strategies, Event Modeling, Chemical Agent Behavior and Microbiological Agent Behavior research themes. These meetings brought together over 70 investigators from around the world to advance the research domain of food protection and defense. This...

FIX Program in "Lifelines"

Friday, October 30, 2009

The FIX Program and their recent grant from the Department of Homeland Security were the topic of a story in Lifelines, the newsletter of the College of Veterinary Medicine at Kansas State University. ...

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