There are multiple opportunities for public participation before, during, and after the Committee’s review of the evidence. Ways to participate include reviewing regularly updated information on our website, attending or viewing public meetings, and providing public comments, including opportunities for written and oral comments.
Submitting Public Comments
USDA and HHS invite the public to submit written comments to the Departments on the Scientific Report of the 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee. The Departments will place primary emphasis on comments that address the scientific justification that informed the Committee’s advice.
Attend a Public Meeting
USDA and HHS will host a public meeting to hear oral comments from the public on the Scientific Report of the 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee. Learn more about how to register and provide oral comments.