Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee

Third Meeting

June 16-18, 1999
1800 M Street, NW, Washington, DC


Agenda

Wednesday, June 16

9:00a.m. Welcome and Introduction
Cutberto Garza, Chair, DGAC
9:15 a.m. Physical Activity and Weight Loss and Weight Maintenance for Adults
Steven Blair, Cooper Institute for Aerobics Research, Dallas, TX.
10:00 a.m. Appropriate physical Activity Level for Children
Russell Pate, The University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC.
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. Glycemic Index and Health/ Disease Relationship
David Ludwig, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
11:45 a.m. Development of the Food Guide Pyramid
Ann Shaw, Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion, USDA, Washington, DC.
12:35 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Variety Guideline
Suzanne Murphy
2:30 p.m. Food Safety Guideline
Johanna Dwyer
3:30 p.m. Break
3:45 p.m. Grains Guideline
Richard Deckelbaum
4:45 p.m. Fruits and Vegetables Guideline
Alice Lichtenstein
5:45 p.m. Closing Remarks
Cutberto Garza
6:00 p.m. Meeting Adjourns

Thursday, June 17

9:00a.m. Welcome and Introduction
Cutberto Garza, Chair, DGAC
9:15 a.m. Glycemic Index and Health/ Disease Relationship
Xavier Pi-Sunyer, Columbia University, New York, NY.
10:00 a.m. Sugar Guideline
Rachel Johnson
11:00 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. Fat and Health/ Disease Relationship
Claude Bouchard, Laval University, Quebec, Canada.
12:00 p.m. Fat/ Saturated Fat/ Cholesterol Guideline
Scott Grundy
1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:45 p.m. Salt/Sodium Guideline
Shiriki Kumayika
2:45 p.m. Weight Guideline
Roland Weinsier
3:45 p.m. Break
3:55 p.m. Physical Activity Guideline
Roland Weinsier
4:55 p.m. Alcohol Guideline
Meir Stampfer
5:55 p.m. Introductory Discussions - Totality of the Guidelines
Cutberto Garza
6:15 p.m. Meeting Adjourns


Friday, June 18

9:00a.m. General Discussion of the Guidelines
Cutberto Garza, Chair, DGAC
10:00 a.m. Variety Guideline
Suzanne Murphy
10:05 a.m. Food Safety Guideline
Lesley Fels Tinker
10:10 a.m. Grains Guideline
Richard Deckelbaum
10:15 a.m. Fruits and Vegetables Guideline
Alice Lichtenstein
10:20 a.m. Fat/ Saturated Fat/ Cholesterol Guideline
Scott Grundy
10:25 a.m. Break
10:35 a.m. Weight Guideline
Roland Weinsier
10:40 a.m. Physical Activity Guideline
Roland Weinsier
10:45 a.m. Salt/ Sodium Guideline
Shiriki Kumanyika
10:50 a.m. Alcohol Guideline
Meir Stampfer
10:55 a.m. Sugar Guideline
Rachel Johnson
11:00 a.m. Report Format
Cutberto Garza
12:00 p.m. Third Meeting of the DGAC Concludes


Last updated July 13, 1999