School Name

School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences

Department Name

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Dr. Yasser M. Sanad

Dr. Yasser M. Sanad

Assistant Professor - Food Safety  
Department of Agriculture 
RM 145
Woodard Hall

1200 N. University
Drive Mail Slot 4913
Pine Bluff, AR 71601

Phone: (870) 575-7253
Fax: (870) 575-4629
GAGRI-6420 Food Microbiology
GAGRI-6342 Risk Analysis
GAGRI-3370 Food Safety    
AGRI-3352*01 Intro to Epidemiology 
BIOL-4380 Immunology

Current Research/Extension Activities
-Microbiological isolation and molecular characterization of food-borne pathogens from foods, food animals and milk
-Development and utilization of genotypic and phenotypic methods to track enteric bacterial pathogens and their virulence and antimicrobial resistance factors through foods, food animals and their production environment
-Microbiome research
-Food safety Extension and application of the USDA Good Regulatory Practices related to food industries