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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

Resources
 
Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2010
(1/31/11)
 
     Policy Document
 Press Release
 Executive Summary
 Selected Messages
 Backgrounder
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
 
   
Related Materials
 
Nutrition Evidence Library
  Previous Guidelines
  Related Topics 
  Earn CPE Credits
 
 
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