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    Introducing the Food Fraud Initiative and MOOC

    by John Spink • February 20, 2013 • 5 Comments

    Welcome to the Food Fraud Initiative! We are using this blog as a tool to share with you the frequent updates and developments in the world of Food Fraud. In addition, your comments can add value to the discussion and help set the direction for new topics and research. Our mission is to leverage...

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    Announcement – Spink Awarded the 2015-2016 Foreign Expert Fellowship for the Chinese National Center for Food Safety Risk Assessment (CFSA) – to spend August in China

    by John Spink • July 31, 2015 • 0 Comments

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    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — Contact: Dr. John Spink, Director & Assistant Professor, Food Fraud Initiative (FFI), Michigan State University, spinkj@msu.edu, www.FoodFraud.msu.edu, Phone: (517) 381-4491 // Dr. Spink was nominated and awarded the 2015-2016 Fellowship to be a Foreign Subject Matter Expert for the Chinese National Center for Food Safety Risk Assessment (CFSA). With a...

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    Updates: MSU Food Fraud Programs, Sept 21-22/23-24: Food Fraud Basics and Quantifying Food Risk, + 2016 Dates

    by John Spink • July 24, 2015 • 0 Comments

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    UPDATE July 24, 2015: September Session: There is still some space in our September 21-24, 2015 sessions of Food Fraud Basics and Quantifying Food Risk Quantifying Food Risk program – ‘Invitation Only’: Email spinkj@msu.edu if you are interested in the program but have not received an invitation New China Food Safety Law Content: Dr....

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    Registration Now Open: MSU Food Fraud Programs, July 20-21/22-23 and Sept 21-22/23-24: Food Fraud Basics and Quantifying Food Risk (Invitation Only)

    by John Spink • June 19, 2015 • 0 Comments

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    UPDATE: The July event will include the latest insight from the updated Chinese Food Safety Laws that cover “Non-Traditional” threats such as Food Fraud. This session will also include the latest insight on Food Fraud Vulnerability Assessments and audits that were addressed in the Food Fraud Sessions at the Food Safety Summit. MSU’s FFI...

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    The Incredible Value of the Peer Review Process: Peer Correction

    by John Spink • June 17, 2015 • 0 Comments

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    The peer review, scholarly journal process is long and tedious… and absolutely critical to building a firm foundation for Food Fraud prevention. At least Food Fraud is now considered for publication. There have now been more scholarly journal articles that include the words “Food Fraud” in the last four years than in the previous...

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