Attend Meeting 3 of the Advisory Committee
The 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee will hold its third meeting October 24-25, 2019, in Washington, DC. The meeting will include presentations by each Subcommittee, deliberation by the full Committee, and planning for future Committee work.
This is the third of five times the Committee will meet to examine the science related to the topics and questions on nutrition and health identified by the Departments. All Committee meetings are open to the public for anyone to attend
You can learn more about upcoming and past meetings by visiting our meeting page.
USDA and HHS encourage individuals to register to attend the meeting either in-person or by webcast. Please note in-person registration will close at 5:00 p.m. ET on Friday, October 18, 2019. Due to building security, only individuals who registered to attend in-person will be on the security list to access the building. In-person seating is provided on a first come basis. This meeting will be videotaped and posted to our website after the meeting. Please allow at least one month for this to occur.
Webcast registration will remain open throughout the public meeting. Additional information on how to attend the meeting and/or view the webcast will be provided after you register.
|What:||Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Meeting 3|
|When:||Thursday, October 24, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. ET
Friday, October 25, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. ET
|Where:||Webcast; or in person at USDA, South Building, Washington, DC|
The first day of the meeting will include a presentation on the Nutrition Evidence Systematic Review (NESR) process the Committee is using to review the evidence for questions that will be answered using systematic reviews. Both meeting days will include presentations outlining progress and approaches for the scientific reviews from the six topic area subcommittees: Dietary Patterns; Pregnancy and Lactation; Birth to 24 Months; Beverages and Added Sugars; Dietary Fats and Seafood; and Frequency of Eating; and the cross-cutting working group: Data Analysis and Food Pattern Modeling. Throughout the meeting, the Committee will review the work since the last public meeting and plan for future Committee work.
To register by phone or request a sign language interpreter or other special accommodations, please call USDA’s Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion at (703) 305-7600 by 5:00 p.m. ET by October 18, 2019. All registrants will be asked to provide their name, affiliation, phone number or email address, days attending, and whether they will be participating via webcast or in person.