Congratulations Manoj!

NDSU Microbiology
by NDSU Microbiology

Manoj Shah wins IAFP AwardManoj Shah was awarded the J. Mac Geopfert Developing Scientists Award for best poster at the recent International Association of Food Protection Annual Meeting in St. Louis, Missouri. The title of his poster was Inactivation of Pathogens on Peppercorns and Sunflower Kernels Using a Pilot Scale Vacuum Steam Pasteurization System.

Manoj is a Ph.D. student in the Molecular Pathogenesis program. He is mentored by Dr. Teresa Bergholz. His research is supported by the North Dakota Department of Commerce, Agricultural Products Utilization Commission

The International Association for Food Protection (IAFP) represents a broad range of members with a singular focus — protecting the global food supply. Its mission is to provide food safety professionals worldwide with a forum to exchange information on protecting the food supply.