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Meeting 2: Assessing Worksite Preventive Health Program Needs for NASA Employees
Date: June 21, 2004 - June 22, 2004 (8:00 PM Eastern)
Assessing Worksite Preventive Health Program Needs for NASA Employees: Creating a Healthier Workplace Environment
Date: June 21, 2004 (2:14 PM Eastern)
Meeting 3: Review of the WIC Food Packages
Date: May 18, 2004 - May 19, 2004 (8:00 AM Eastern)
During the open session, the committee chair moderated a discussion on methodological approaches, with representatives from the USDA, the National WIC Association, and the Maryland WIC Agency.
Release of Framework for Evaluating the Safety of Dietary Supplements
Date: April 1, 2004 (11:00 AM Eastern)
The Food and Nutrition Board's Committee on the Framework for Evaluating the Safety of Dietary Supplements released their final report providing guidance to FDA on Thursday, April 1, 2004, at the National Academy of Sciences Building, 2100 C Street, at 11:00 am.
Meeting 1: Assessing Worksite Preventive Health Program Needs for NASA Employees
Date: March 25, 2004 - March 26, 2004 (11:39 AM Eastern)
Meeting 1: Review of the WIC Food Packages
Date: February 26, 2004 - February 27, 2004 (8:30 AM Eastern)
During this open session, the committee was addressed by its sponsor, The USDA. The sponsor emphasized and elaborated on the committee's statement of task, and then the committee was given the opportunity to ask questions to the sponsor to clarify their charge.
The Prevention of Childhood Obesity: Understanding the Influences of Marketing, Media, and Family Dynamics
Date: December 9, 2003 (1:00 PM Eastern)
The Institute of Medicine Committee on Prevention of Obesity in Children and Youth held a workshop on The Prevention of Childhood Obesity: Understanding the Influences of Marketing, Media, and Family Dynamics.
Strategies for Developing School-Based Policies that Promote Nutrition and Physical Activity among Children and Youth
Date: June 16, 2003 (1:00 PM Eastern)
This workshop was led by the committee chair, Dr. Jeffrey Koplan. The first presentation was given by Harold Goldstein, Dr.P.H., on strategies for developing school-based health promotion policies. The next session focused on helping public schools to balance meeting expectations of obesity prevention and of fiscal and curriculm goals.
Meeting 3: Prevention of Obesity in Children and Youth
Date: June 16, 2003 - June 17, 2003 (8:00 AM Eastern)
Meeting 2: Prevention of Obesity in Children and Youth
Date: April 21, 2003 - April 22, 2003 (8:30 AM Eastern)