Ian Shaw

ProfessorIan Shaw

Beatrice Tinsley 327
Internal Phone: 94302

Qualifications & Memberships

Research Interests

Professor Ian Shaw is highly regarded as an international expert on food safety and a passionate communicator of science. He has had over 20 years experience in academia, industry and government both in the UK and New Zealand, which includes chairing the UK Pesticide Residues Committee and working as the National Food Safety Programme Manager at the Institute of Environmental Science and Research (ESR), based in Christchurch.

Recent Publications

  • Panta G., Richardson AK., Shaw IC. and Coope PA. (2020) Compliance of primary and secondary care public hospitals with standard practices for reprocessing and steam sterilization of reusable medical devices in Nepal: Findings from nation-wide multicenter clustered audits. BMC Health Services Research 20(1) http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-020-05788-0.
  • Rucklidge JJ. and Shaw IC. (2020) Are over-the-counter fish oil supplements safe, effective and accurate with labelling? Analysis of 10 New Zealand fish oil supplements. The New Zealand medical journal 133(1522): 52-62.
  • Shaw IC. (2020) Surgical mesh and cancer risk. Human and Experimental Toxicology http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0960327120954245.
  • Ye H. and Shaw IC. (2020) Dietary isoflavone-induced, estrogen receptor-β-mediated proliferation of Caco-2 cells is modulated by gallic acid. Food and Chemical Toxicology 145 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fct.2020.111743.
  • Broom GM., Shaw IC. and Rucklidge JJ. (2019) The ketogenic diet as a potential treatment and prevention strategy for Alzheimer's disease. Nutrition 60: 118-121. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nut.2018.10.003.