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Dr. Candace Doepker to lead webinar on caffeine safety

Dr. Candace Doepker will present a webinar titled, “Myths and Facts about Caffeine: An Expert Evaluation of the Current Science.” Sponsored by the International Food Information Council (IFIC), the webinar will go live at 1 p.m. ET on March 30, 2021 (registration available here). The information presented will include IFIC’s latest research on consumer behavior regarding caffeine, and Dr. Doepker will address topics such as caffeine toxicity and safety, its metabolism in the body, and current controversies in caffeine research.

Dr. Doepker is a toxicologist and is a Principal Scientist and the Practice Director of ToxStrategies’ Foods & Consumer Products Practice. She has chaired the IFIC’s Caffeine and Food Ingredients Committee and served on the Scientific Advisory Board of the National Coffee Association.