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Advisory Group


Dr Paolo Daminelli, Veterinary Medical Officer

FDA  Dr Sherri Dennis, Senior Advisor for Science and Research
Nestle  Dr Mariem Ellouze, Food Safety Microbiology
Unilever  Dr Leon Gorris, Director for Regulatory Affairs
USDA  Dr Janell Kause, Scientific Advisor for Risk Assessment
Rutgers University  Dr Donald W Schaffner, Distinguished Professor

Scientific Group

Alejandro Amezquita  Unilever
Aline Metris Unilever
Anderson de Souza Sant'Ana Faculty of Food Engineering, University of Campinas
Andrea Moreno University Andreas Bello
Bruno Carciofi Federal University of Santa Catarina
Carmen Pin Astra Zeneca
Daniel Marin Hervías ComBase
Dennis L. Seman University of Wisconsin; DL Seman Consulting, LLC
Elena Cosciani Cunico Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale della Lombardia e dell’Emilia Romagna
Greg Paoli Risk Sciences International
Indauê Mello The Coca-Cola Company
Jianghui Zhu China National Centre For Food Safety Risk Assessment
Joelle K Salazar US FDA
Jozsef Baranyi University of Debrecen, Hungary
Kang Zhou Sichuan Agricultural University
Karina Martino Grocery Manufacturers Association
Koutsoumanis Kostas Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Mariem Ellouze Nestle
Matthias Filter Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR)
Mauricio Redondo Solano University of Costa Rica
Montserrat Hernández-Iturriaga Autonomous University of Queretaro
Paul Cook UK Food Standards Agency
Peter McClure Mondelēz
Pradeep Malakar Fonterra
Sara Bover Cid IRTA
Vijay Juneja USDA-ARS
Viviana Cachicas Instituto de Salud Pública de Chile, Sección Microbiología de Alimentos
Yuhuan Chen US FDA



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