Meeting 6 – November 7, 2014
DGAC Meeting 6 will be held by webcast on November 7, 2014 from 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.:
- Register for the webcast to participate in the meeting
- Read the Federal Register notice about the meeting [PDF - 184 KB]
DGAC Meeting 7, the final meeting of the DGAC, is tentatively scheduled for December 15, 2014.
Coming soon: The Meeting 6 Online Notebook will be available before the meeting and will include the final agenda, topics/scientific questions and literature lists the DGAC may discuss, and related resources. After the meeting, the notebook will also have webcast recording links, presentation slides, and the meeting summary.
The next edition of guidelines will be distributed in 2015. The public may submit comments on any topic. Find out more about how the recommendations for the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans are being developed.
Based on the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2010 and the 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines, these workshops are designed for community educators, health promoters, others to teach to adults in a wide variety of community settings. Learn how to give the workshops in your community.
Beginning with the 1985 edition, HHS and USDA have appointed a Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) consisting of nationally recognized experts in the field of nutrition and health. See the list of DGAC members, subcommittees, and consultants.
The Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2010 include key recommendations to help people choose an overall healthy diet. Check out the Guidelines and related resources about healthy eating and nutrition.
DGA and You
Visit ChooseMyPlate.gov to help you follow the new Dietary Guidelines.