OSIFT January Virtual Speaker Meeting - Plant Proteins: Global Demand, Concerns and Opportunities
Speaker: B. Pam Ismail, Ph.D., Professor and Director, Plant Protein Innovation Center Dept. of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Minnesota Dr. Pam Ismail, is a Professor at the Department of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Minnesota. She is the founder and director of the Plant Protein Innovation Center. Dr. Ismail has over 25 years of experience in Food Chemistry research focused on analytical chemistry, protein chemistry, and chemistry and fate of bioactive food constituents. Her research focuses on chemical characterization and enhancement of functionality, safety, bioavailability, and bioactivity of food proteins, following novel processing and analytical approaches. She is the recipient of a “Distinguished Teaching Award” and an “Outstanding Professor Award”.
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Oregon State University - Farm 2 Fork Fridays
Please join us for our inaugural Farm 2 Fork Fridays virtual seminar, the first in a monthly series that brings you stories about how our food systems work and the efforts behind the scenes to make them more sustainable.
Our stories will help answer questions like:
Where does our food come from?
Who makes it and how?
How does get to our supermarkets?
And how is Food Science connected to it all?
Don't miss out! Be part of the conversation. Who we are: the mission of Oregon State University’s Food Science & Technology is to train the next generation of scientists who will ensure that the food we eat is safe, high quality, nutritious, inspired and sustainable whether as research scientists, product developers, food safety and quality assurance professionals or entrepreneurs.We fulfill our mission of Teaching, Research and Outreach to all parts of the food and beverage industry and develop the science and technologies that support them. We are one department in 3 Oregon locations – Corvallis, Portland and Astoria.