Toxicology division

Toxicology & Safety Evaluation Division

Engage and educate on the safety evaluation of foods, food ingredients, and contaminants in food and dietary supplements.


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Dennis Cladis Toxicology & Safety Evaluation Division
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Division Accomplishments/Recognition

  • The Outstanding Volunteer award honors a current Division member who provided exemplary volunteer work to the Division in the current year. The 2023-2024 recipient is Manki Ho.
  • The Outstanding Service award honors current Division members who have demonstrated a history of service to the Division or field. The 2023-2024 recipient is Jim Coughlin.

Division Graduate Student Oral Competition Finalists

  • Maame Ekua Manful, Technological University Dublin, Safety and In vitro Genotoxic Potential of Valorized Partially Defatted Almond Press Cake Powder for Food Ingredient Applications
  • Yejune Moon, North Dakota State University, Conjugation of Deoxynivalenol During Malting and Brewing
  • Prarthanaa Sankaranarayanan, University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Rapid detection of Titanium Dioxide in food products using X-ray Fluorescence Spectroscopy

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