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2020-2025 Dietary Guidelines for Americans: The Role of Science, Politics, and People

2020-2025 Dietary Guidelines for Americans: The Role of Science, Politics, and People

Date 
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location 
Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium
635 Charles E Young Dr.
Los Angeles , CA
California US
Featuring 
Angie Tagtow, MS, RD
Lorrene Ritchie, PhD, RD
Event Contact 

Dr. Dena Herman

dherman@ucla.edu

"2020-2025 Dietary Guidelines for Americans: The Role of Science, Politics, and People", presented by the MCH Nutrition leadership Training Program

According to the USDA, the 2020-2025 edition of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans will take a lifespan approach and include new nutrition guidance for pregnant women, infants, and toddlers up to 2 years of age, and those older than 65 years. 

 

Lorrene Ritchie, PhD, RD and Angie Tagtow, MS, RD

Panelists Angie Tagtow, MS, RD and Lorrene Ritchie, PhD, RD will highlight the process for developing the guidelines, the role science plays with informing the Dietary Guidelines, actors and stakeholders engaged in the development process, and strategies we need to take to preserve and protect a significant investment in Americans' health.

This program is supported in part by UCLA Partners in Excellence for Leadership in MCH Nutrition, a nutrition training program at the FSPH funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, DHHS and directed by Dr. Herman.

When: Wednesday, April 4, from 5:00 - 7:00pm

Where: Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium,  635 Charles E Young Dr.

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