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What's New

Spring Meeting

The Spring Meeting will be May 8 at the Salvation Army Temple, 2090 North Druid Hills Road NE, Atlanta, Ga. Details will be posted as soon as they become available.

Winter Meeting

Rae Hunter and Lori Ericksen
Rae Hunter and Lori Ericksen
Scholarship winners Ola and Chi-Ching
Scholarship winners Ola and Chi-Ching
UGA Food Science/Technology Students who attended the Sept. 2013 GAFP meeting -
UGA Food Science/Technology Students who attended the Sept. 2013 GAFP meeting -
Front row (L to R): Danāya Bethea, Lisa Trimble, Ye Peng, Diezhang Wu, Ola Afolayan
Back row (L to R): Chi-Ching Lee, Sangyoon Song, Yue Cui, Charlotte Steininger, Angela Rincon, Suejee Park, Wei Kang
Craig Nielson, Judy Harrison
Craig Nielson, Judy Harrison




IAFP Travel Award

Congratulations to Kathryn Bennett and Kriss Jones, winners of the 2013 IAFP Travel Award for State, or Local Health, or State Agricultural Department Employees!

IAFP News

2014 Annual IAFP Meeting

Each year, the International Association for Food Protection hosts an Annual Meeting, providing attendees with information on current and emerging food safety issues, the latest science, innovative solutions to new and recurring problems, and the opportunity to network with thousands of food safety professionals from around the globe. Held in various locations throughout North America, this meeting has grown over the years to become the leading food safety conference worldwide.

The IAFP Annual Meeting is attended by more than 2,800 of the top industry, academic and governmental food safety professionals from six continents. This renowned event owes its reputation and success to the quantity, quality and diversity of each year’s program; the quality and relevance of exhibits sharing the latest in available technologies; leading experts speaking on a variety of timely topics; and special recognition of outstanding professionals and students for their contributions in the food safety field.

Membership Video



New Graduate Student Liason

GAFP would like to welcome our new graduate student liason, Lisa Trimble


New Members

GAFP would like to welcome our newest members:
  • Jessica Anderson
  • Javier Colley
  • Scott Miller
  • Johnell Colsby
  • Dong Chen
  • Ashley Davidson
  • Chris Davis
  • John Miller

Dr. Jim Ayres Young Investigator Award
Papers for this year's competition must be submitted by May 1, 2014. For submission criteria and important dates, download the application here

Congratulations to the 2013 winners of the Dr. Jim Ayres Travel Scholarship competition.

  • First Place - Sofia Santillana $1000
  • Second Place - Olamide Afolayan $500
  • Third Place + Chi-Ching Lee $250.

       David Fry Regulator
For more about qualification criteria for the David Fry Regulator Stipend, see the GAFP Report or click here

Our Mission
To provide food safety professionals worldwide with a forum to exchange information on protecting the food supply.

Constitution and Bylaws
Find out more about the bylaws that govern the association by reading our Constitution and Bylaws.

Corporate Sponsorship
Thanks to our current sponsors:
Chick-Fil-A
ClorDiSys Solutions
Food Safety Net Services
Gregory Pest Solutions
Golden State Foods
Industrial Magnetics
Publix

If your organization would like to become a sponsor, complete the Sponsorship form or contact Mark Norton for details: mnorton@agr.state.ga.us

Sponsorship Levels

$1000
  • Listing on GAFP website with link to companies Website
  • Complimentary registrations to both meetings
  • Table top at all meetings
  • Access to membership database

$250
  • Listing on GAFP website with link to companies Website
  • Complimentary registrations to both meetings
$100
  • Listing on GAFP website with link to companies Website