Seminars and discussions


August 22, 2018

*Physics 0005

 Safety Seminar Jeanne Stewart
August 29, 2018MVN Seminar: "Defeating Alzheimer's Disease from a Lipid Angle"Dr. Ling Li - University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy
September 5, 2018Hilton Chair speaker: "Evolving the Way We Raise Chickens at Perdue Farms: Elevating Care and Drastically Reducing Antibiotic Use"Dr. Bruce Stewart Brown - senior vice president of food safety and quality at Perdue Farms
September 12, 2018Hilton Chair speaker: "The Rise of Early Start-Ups and Accelerators: How the Food Industry can adapt by using Open Innovation Concepts"Dr. Olaf Gruess - technology manager and global connector at General Mills

September 19, 2018

"Nano-engineered Biosensors and Delivery Systems for Food and Agricultural Applications"Dr. Carmen Gomes - associate professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University
September 26, 2018MVN Seminar: "Dietary Sulfur Amino Acid Restriction and the Integrated Stress Response"Dr. Tracy Anthony - Rutgers University
October 3, 2018Hilton Chair speaker: "Reimagining the food supply with blockchain"Phil Harris - president, founder at
October 10, 2018MVN Seminar: "Treatment of Iron Deficiency After Bariatric Surgery: Pros and Cons"Dr. Nana Gletsu-Miller - Purdue University
October 17, 2018"Development and Assessment of a Pilot Food Safety Training for Exempt Home Food Operations and Home Bakeries in Iowa"Leah Gilman (adviser: Dr. Coleman)
October 24, 2018CANCELLED 
October 31, 2018Arkansas Uncorked: Grape and Wine ResearchRenee Threlfall - research scientist, Institute of Food Science and Engineering, University of Arkansas
November 7, 2018"Rapid Pre-Concentration and Detection of Salmonella Using Magnetic Ionic Liquids and Recombinase Polymerase Amplification"Stephanie Hice (adviser: Dr. Brehm-Stecher)
November 14, 2018"Food and Nutrition Beliefs, Attitudes, and Behaviors among college students - current state and future solutions"Jessica Szczepanski (adviser: Dr. Litchfield)
November 21, 2018No seminar - Thanksgiving break 
November 28, 2018"High Voltage Atmospheric Cold Plasma on Inactivation of Listeria innocua on Queso Fresco"Zifan Wan (adviser: Dr. Keener)
December 5, 2018"Food Security Status and Dietary Intakes of ISU College Students" (Molly); "Comparison of the resistance of Long-Term-Survival cells and stationary phase cells of Listeria monocytogenes to sanitizing agents (QUATS)" (Samuel)Molly Hiller (adviser: Dr. Winham); Samuel Kiprotich
December 6, 2018"Biofortification as an approach to alleviating vitamin A malnutrition"Nicole Sun (adviser: Wendy White)
December 12, 2018No seminar - Finals week 

All seminars are on Wednesdays at 4:10 p.m. in Lagomarcino W0142 unless otherwise noted.