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IFT Achievement Awards, Fellows Nominations Now Open
Each year, IFT shines the spotlight on individuals or teams for their remarkable contributions in research, applications, and service in food science and technology. If someone you know is advancing the profession through their work, nominate them for an IFT Achievement Award. Additionally, IFT honors exemplary achievement and service to the profession through the IFT Fellows Program. All recipients will be honored during ceremonies at IFT17 in Las Vegas. The deadline to submit Achievement Award nominations is Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016, and the deadline for Fellows nominations is Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017.

Reserve Your Spot in 2017 Short Courses
Get practical, in-depth knowledge and insight when you attend IFT short courses. Reserve your spot today for three upcoming courses taking place in Chicago, IL: FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Food, February 21-23; Food Chemistry: Monitoring, Testing, and Results Interpretation, March 1-2; and Plastics Packaging and Shelf Life, April 27-28. These courses may sell out early so don’t wait to register.

Focus Areas & Core Sciences
Product Development
Food Health & Nutrition
Food Processing
Food Safety
Professional Development
Public Policy
Food Chemistry
Food Engineering
Food Microbiology
Sensory Science