June 19, 2024

Highlights from the 2024 CPS Research Symposium

Western Growers Science was front and center at the 15th annual Center for Produce Safety Research Symposium, held June 18-19, 2024, at the Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center.

De Ann Davis, Senior Vice President of Science, moderated alongside food safety experts in two pivotal presentations: “Animal Intrusions and Pathogen Transfer” and “Pathogen Persistence and Growth on Fresh Produce.”

Joelle Mosso, AVP of Science Programs, contributed as a panelist, discussing “Pathogen Detection and Methods” and “Emerging Use of Genomics.”

Gustavo Reyes, Food Safety Manager, led a Master Class titled “Simplifying QMRA: A Roadmap to Prioritize Everyday Food Safety Effectiveness.”

Western Growers proudly served as a platinum sponsor for this two-day event, showcasing the latest in produce safety research and offering valuable networking opportunities with professionals from industry, government and academia.


Website: Center For Produce Safety | Annual Research Symposium

Agenda: FINAL CPS-2024-Agenda-v4.pdf (centerforproducesafety.org)