Initial Meeting Materials

Agenda

2015 DIETARY GUIDELINES ADVISORY COMMITTEE
FIRST MEETING
Day 1
Thursday, June 13, 2013

National Institutes of Health
Building 10, Masur Auditorium
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20892

8:30 a.m.

Welcome
Richard Olson, Designated Federal Officer and Director
Division of Prevention Science, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Opening Remarks and Swearing-in of the Committee
Howard Koh, Assistant Secretary for Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Review of the Committee's Charge and the Importance of the Committee's Work
on Setting Federal Policy
Kevin Concannon, Under Secretary
Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
U.S. Department of Agriculture

Role of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans in the Federal Research Environment
Catherine Woteki, Under Secretary and Chief Scientist
Research, Education, and Economics
U.S. Department of Agriculture

9:45 a.m. Break

10:00 a.m.

Committee Operations
Richard Olson, Designated Federal Officer and Director
Division of Prevention Science, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Chair Remarks and Review of Tomorrow's Agenda
Barbara Millen, Chair
2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee

Closing Remarks for Opening Session
Richard Olson, Designated Federal Officer and Director
Division of Prevention Science, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

11:30 a.m. Adjourn (Committee reconvenes June 14, 2013 at 8:30 a.m.)