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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 third meeting of the 2010 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee took place on April 29-30, 2009. Below are the materials for DGAC Meeting 3. This DGAC meeting was held via Webinar format.

  Federal Register notice PDF
  Press release PDF
  Webinar FAQs PDF
  Agenda PDF
  Archived (audio) recordings of the webinar meeting PDF*
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  Expert presentations*
    Adam Drewnowski, PhD PDF*
    Frank Sacks, MD PDF*
    Pat Crawford, DrPH, RD PDF*
    Michael Hamm, PhD PDF*
    Andrea Carlson, PhD, and Mark Lino, PhD PDF*
    Brian Wansink, PhD PDF*
  Additional resources
    Table -- Grading the Evidence PDF
    Report -- Sources of Energy and Selected Nutrient Intakes PDF
  Transcripts of Meeting 3
    Day 1 PDF
    Day 2 PDF
  Minutes (Meeting Summary) from Meeting 3 PDF
  Comment Summaries

* Text versions of the archived (audio) recordings and 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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