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  • Dietary Reference Intakes for Macronutrients Consensus Study
    The Food and Nutrition Board's (FNB's) Dietary Reference Intake (DRI) Standing Committee has recently established the Panel on Macronutrients to review and evaluate the scientific literature and interpret the depth of current knowledge on protein,...
  • Panel on Micronutrients Consensus Study
    In October 1998, the Institute of Medicine, through the Food and Nutrition Board (FNB) and the Standing Committee on the Scientific Evaluation of Dietary Reference Intakes, established a 14-member panel to review the scientific literature regarding...
  • Panel on Dietary Antioxidants and Related Compounds Consensus Study
    The Institute of Medicine, through its Food and Nutrition Board (FNB) and the Standing Committee on the Scientific Evaluation of Dietary Reference Intakes,released its report on the Dietary Reference Intakes for Dietary Antioxidants and Related...
  • Panel on Folate, Other B Vitamins, and Choline Consensus Study
    This panel reviewed the scientific literature on folate and its synthetic form (folic acid) and on other B vitamins to evaluate human requirements and relationships with chronic conditions, and examined dietary and supplement intake data for these...
  • Panel on Calcium and Related Nutrients Consensus Study
    In April 1996, the Food and Nutrition Board's (FNB's) Dietary Reference Intake (DRI) Standing Committee established a 9-member Panel on Calcium and Related Nutrients to review the scientific literature and interpret the depth of current knowledge on ...
  • Committee on Upper Reference Levels of Nutrients Consensus Study
    The IOM's)Food and Nutrition Board (FNB) established a subcommittee on the upper reference level of nutrients as a component of the Scientific Evaluation of Dietary Reference Intakes project in order to determine the highest level of daily nutrient...
  • Dietary Reference Intakes for Electrolytes And Water Consensus Study
    The Institute of Medicine, through its Food and Nutrition Board (FNB), as part of the continuing activity to develop Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs) for nutrients, will undertake an 18-month study to develop DRIs for electrolytes and water. This...
  • Scientific Evaluation of Dietary Reference Intakes Standing Committee
    This committee oversaw the appointment, charge, and framework of panels and sub-committees to address the overall goal of developing and evaluating dietary reference intakes.
  • Food Forum Forum
    The Food Forum convenes scientists, administrators, and policymakers from academia, government, industry, and public sectors on an ongoing basis to discuss problems and issues related to food, food safety, and regulation and to identify possible...
  • International Food and Nutrition Forum Forum
    This Forum is no longer active.