Wenqing (wennie) Xu
Nutrition and Food Sciences
Louisiana State University
United States of America
"Dr. Wenqing (Wennie) Xu is currently working as a Assistant Professor in the Department of Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences , Louisiana State University , USA. Her research interests includes attitude, knowledge and behaviors of consumers regarding food safety. she is serving as an editorial member and reviewer of several international reputed journals. Dr. Wenqing (Wennie) Xu is the member of many international affiliations. She has successfully completed his Administrative responsibilities. she has authored of many research articles/books related to attitude, knowledge and behaviors of consumers regarding food safety. "
Dr. Xu's group investigates attitude, knowledge and behaviors of consumers regarding food safety. We provide information for consumers about home food preservation, food safety before and after natural disasters, as well as prevention of Listeriosis during pregnancy, through extension and outreach programs. By combining research and extension, we conduct needs assessments, develop and distribute evidence-based information to communicate food safety risks, encourage good food safety practices and help create a food safety culture.
Xu, W. 2017. Food Safety and You-for moms-to-be. Factsheet series.
Shirley, M., Watts, E., Xu, W. Armentor, M., May, S. 2017. Health benefits of seafood. Factsheet series.
Xu, W., Cater, M., Navarre C.B., Coulon, D., Ahrens, C. 2017. Share the knowledge, not the illness: animal contact in public settings. Factsheet series.