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Displaying: 11 to 20 of 20 Meetings
Legal Strategies in Childhood Obesity Prevention
Date: October 21, 2010 (8:30 AM Eastern)
IOM Workshop on Legal Strategies in Childhood Obesity Prevention - October 21, 2010
WIC Research Agenda: A Workshop
Date: July 20, 2010 - July 21, 2010 (8:00 AM Eastern)
Workshop: Nutrition and Neuroprotection in Military Personnel
Date: June 23, 2010 - June 24, 2010 (8:00 AM Eastern)
Report Release - Enhancing Food Safety: The Role of the Food and Drug Administration
Date: June 8, 2010 (10:00 AM Eastern)
Development of Dietary Guidance for Non-Nutrient Dietary Components
Date: June 8, 2010 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The Institute of Medicine's Food Forum held a meeting June 8, 2010 on Development of Dietary Guidance for Non-Nutrient Dietary Components.
Meeting 8: Roundtable on Health Literacy-Workshop on Integrating Health Literacy in Prevention Programs
Date: September 15, 2009 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The Roundtable on Health Literacy participated in the workshop and explored the role of health literacy in primary and secondary prevention, the intersection of health literacy and public health prevention programs, and how insurance companies and industry contribute to overall health literacy.
Workshop: Mitigating the Nutritional Impacts of the Global Food Price Crisis
Date: July 14, 2009 - July 16, 2009 (9:00 AM Eastern)
This 3-day meeting convened by the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine explored the implications of the recent global food price increase and economic crisis on nutrition and health.
Meeting 3: Review of the Food and Drug Administration's Role in Ensuring Safe Food
Date: May 28, 2009 - May 29, 2009 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The purpose of this meeting was for the committee to gather data. Representatives from various government agencies and the food industry presented on their role in food safety.
Meeting 2: Review of the Food and Drug Administration's Role in Ensuring Safe Food
Date: March 24, 2009 - March 26, 2009 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The main purpose of this meeting is for the committee to gather data. Representatives from the FDA, food industry, and consumer groups presented their perspectives on and approaches to food safety.
Meeting 1: Review of the Food and Drug Administration's Role in Ensuring Safe Food
Date: January 29, 2009 - January 30, 2009 (8:00 AM Eastern)
This was the first meeting of the Committee on Review of Food and Drug Administration's Role in Ensuring Safe Food. The committee discussed the statement of task and a strategic plan to conduct the study.