Our Next Meeting:

Tuesday June 20th 2017

JJ’s Bistro

3447 Waialae Avenue in Kaimuki (between 9th and 10th Avenues)

Social/dinner hour from 6 pm: talk starts 7 pm

Everybody welcome: no admission charge

Note that JJs is BYOB, but Tamura’s liquor store is right across the street.


Dr Amanda Lowrey

Hawaii Department of Health

"The Science of Food Safety"


Dr Lowrey received her doctorate in molecular biology at Northwestern University.

For the last seven years she has worked at the Sanitation Branch at the Hawaii Department of Health: she previously worked as a microbiologist for the Aquaculture Development Program with the Department of Agriculture.

She will talk about recent outbreaks, the game-changing restaurant placarding system, and how to feel confident eating out. She will also talk about modern shellfish farming in ancient Hawaiian fishponds and how it relates to public health.