Communicating Research to the General Public

Dr. Victoria Lason

"Characterizing Insect Feeding Behaviors which Influence Epiphytic Salmonella Enterica Populations"

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Victoria Lason







Food Research Institute at UW-Madison, and
USDA – Hatch WIS03043

"Phytophagous Insects Transform Leaves Into a Conducive Environment for Salmonella enterica."


After completing her thesis, Victoria took a position as a food safety/entomology consultant with HACCP Assurance Services, and the head entomologist at Elimipest.

Under the Supervision of Dr. Russell Groves and Dr. Jeri Barak