THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES
Institute of Medicine
Food and Nutrition Board
Committee on Nutrition Standards for Foods in Schools
Monday, April 23, 2007
328A Russell Senate Office Bldg. – 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 24, 2007
2257 Rayburn House Office Bldg. – 2:00 p.m.
Nutrition Standards for Foods in Schools: Leading the Way Toward Healthier Youth
Requested by Congress in P.L. 108-447, this new report from the Institute of Medicine proposes nutritional standards for a la carte cafeteria items, vending machine products, and other foods and beverages sold outside of federal school meal programs.