Membership in ILSI North America provides the opportunity to develop new research knowledge and to interpret and assess the status of current scientific issues through the large network of academia, industry, and government experts in diverse areas of food science, nutrition, safety, and risk assessment.  


ILSI North America is connected through the global network of 16 ILSI branches which provides access to expertise from scientists across the globe.

Provide Evidence

Government and other institutions recognize the value of the tripartite model in providing scientific solutions in association with ILSI North America.


Members and collaborators can bring forth new topic areas of investigation or use the existing infrastructure and network to address unexpected scientific issues.

Stay Focused

Each member may choose to tailor their areas of support to their specific needs.

Our Members

Abbott Nutrition
Ajinomoto North America, Inc.
Applied Food Sciences, Inc.
Archer Daniels Midland Company
Biofortis Clinical Research
Campbell Soup Company
Cargill, Incorporated
The Coca-Cola Company
Conagra Brands Inc.
Danone Nutricia Research
Deibel Labs
Dr Pepper Snapple Group
DSM Nutritional Products
DuPont Nutrition & Health
Egg Nutrition Center
General Mills, Inc.
Heartland Foods
Herbalife International of America, Inc.
The Hershey Company
Ingredion Incorporated
International Tree Nut Council
Kellogg Company
Kerry Ingredients and Flavours LTD
Kraft Heinz Company
Leprino Foods
Mars, Incorporated
Mondelēz International
Monsanto Company
Monster Energy Company
National Dairy Council
Nestlé USA
NuTek Food Science
Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc.
PepsiCo, Inc.
Red Bull GmbH
Starbucks Coffee Company
Tate & Lyle
The Valspar Corporation

Government Agencies Involved

Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
Health Canada
National Institutes of Health
U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine
U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
U.S. Food & Drug Administration
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
USDA Agricultural Research Service
USDA National Institute of Food & Agriculture (NIFA)

Science Advisors (Academia)

Arizona State University
Baylor College of Medicine
Cornell University
Drexel University 
McMaster University
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Michigan State University
Purdue University​
Texas A&M University
Texas Tech University
Tufts Medical Center
Université Laval
University of Alabama at Birmingham
University of Alberta
University of British Columbia
University of Cincinnati
University of Colorado
University of Florida
University of Georgia
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois, Chicago
University of Manitoba
University of Massachusetts at Amherst
University of Minnesota
University of Missouri
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
University of Ottawa
University of Pittsburgh 
University of Toronto
University of Washington
University of Wisconsin

Want to learn more about becoming a member?

Contact us:
ILSI North America
Washington, DC

21 Publications in 2015

Over 60 academic & government scientists contribute over 1500 hours of service every year.

49 conferences, workshops, poster sessions, and webinars in 2015