Dietary guidelines meeting held

Dietary guidelines meeting held

THE sixth meeting of the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) was held Nov. 7 by webcast.

During the meeting, the committee presented draft conclusion statements that will help form the basis of the report it will submit to the secretaries of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services and the U.S. Department of Agriculture in January 2015.

Richard Olson with HHS opened the meeting and said DGAC is expected to submit its report to HHS and USDA by mid-January 2015.

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