Research Centers

Solving food protection problems locally, regionally, and internationally

Center for Food Safety and Security Systems (CFS3)

The Center for Food Safety and Security Systems (CFS3) is dedicated to advancing food protection by being a source of innovative laboratory and field research on systems-thinking approaches to solving regional, national, and international food safety and security concerns.

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Joint Institute for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (JIFSAN)

JIFSAN was established between the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the University of Maryland (UM) in April 1996. The Institute is a jointly administered, multidisciplinary research, education and outreach program.

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