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Dietary Guidelines for Americans

The Dietary Guidelines for Americans are the cornerstone of Federal nutrition policy and nutrition education activities.

The first meeting of the 2010 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee took place on October 30-31, 2008. Below are the materials from DGAC Meeting 1.

  Federal Register notice PDF
  Agenda PDF
  Expert Presentations*
    Gale Buchanan, PhD PDF*
    Robert Post, PhD, MEd, MSc PDF*
    Brian Wansink, PhD PDF*
    Penelope Slade Royall, PT, MSW PDF*
    Clifford Johnson, MSPH PDF*
    Trish Britten, PhD PDF*
  Transcripts of Meeting 1
    Day 1 PDF
    Day 2 PDF
  Minutes (Meeting Summary) from Meeting 1 PDF
  Comment Summaries

* Text versions of the Expert Presentations can be found within the meeting transcripts.

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Last Modified: December 11, 2013 12:53 PM

Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2010
     Policy Document
 Press Release
 Executive Summary
 Selected Messages
Questions & Answers
 Public Comments
 Slide Presentation 
 Consumer Brochure 
 Message Calendar
 Webcast of Launch
2010 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee
    Report to the Secretaries of USDA and HHS (6/15/10)  
    Media Briefing
   Audio MWV
   Transcript PDF
Committee Meetings
 First Meeting
 Second Meeting
 Third Meeting
 Fourth Meeting
 Fifth Meeting
 Sixth (Final) Meeting
Committee Members
  Nominations PDF
  Committee PDF
  Timetable PDF
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