Brandi Janssen

University of Iowa
Occupational & Environmental Health

​Brandi Janssen is a clinical assistant professor in Occupational and Environmental Health and the director of Iowa’s Center for Agricultural Safety and Health (I-CASH). Trained as an anthropologist, her research examines the production and marketing strategies of local food producers and their relationships with conventional agricultural production. She has collaborated with area school districts, nonprofits, and community agencies to promote and enhance sustainable food systems locally. As director of I-CASH, she oversees the work of a statewide coalition of public and private organizations devoted to reducing injuries and fatalities on Iowa farms.