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Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Meeting
September 28-29, 1998
Waugh Auditorium
1800 M Street, NW
Washington, DC


Monday, September 28

9:15 a.m. Welcome and Introduction of the Committee (TAB A)
Swearing in of the Committee Shirley Watkins, Under Secretary, Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Service, USDA
Review of the Committee Assignment/Charge to the Committee David Satcher, Assistant Secretary for Health and Surgeon General, DHHS (TAB B)
9:40 a.m. Review of Agenda Cutberto Garza, Chair, Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee
9:50 a.m. Historical Overview of the Dietary Guidelines J. Michael McGinnis, Scholar-in-Residence, National Academy of Sciences (TAB C)
10:05 a.m. Presentation: Uses of the Dietary Guidelines Eileen Kennedy (TAB D)
10:20 a.m. Break
10:40 a.m. Introduction - Initial Review and Identification of Key Issues by Guideline, and Housekeeping, Including Timeline and Staff Responsibilities Cutberto Garza (TABS E, F, G)
11:00 a.m. Eat a Variety of Foods - Presentation and Discussion Suzanne Murphy
11:30 a.m. Balance the Food You Eat With Physical Activity - Maintain or Improve Your Weight - Presentation and Discussion Roland Weinsier
12:00 p.m. Choose a Diet With Plenty of Grain Products, Vegetables, and Fruits - Presentation and Discussion Richard Deckelbaum
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:45 p.m. Choose a Diet Low in Fat, Saturated Fat, and Cholesterol - Presentation and Discussion Scott Grundy
2:15 p.m. Choose a Diet Moderate in Sugars - Presentation and Discussion Rachel Johnson
2:45 p.m. Choose a Diet Moderate in Salt and Sodium - Presentation and Discussion Shiriki Kumanyika
3:15 p.m. Break
3:45 p.m. If You Drink Alcoholic Beverages, Do So in Moderation - Presentation and Discussion Meir Stampfer
4:15 p.m. Presentation and Discussion of Issues (TAB H) Dietary Guidelines for Children - Rachel Johnson
4:45 p.m. Review of 2nd Day Agenda Cutberto Garza
5:00 p.m. Meeting Adjourns

Tuesday, September 29

9:00 a.m. Presentation and Discussion of Issues Continues Dietary Supplements - Shiriki Kumanyika Food Safety - Johanna Dwyer (TAB H)
10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. Summary of Meeting Discussions; Review Timeline and Next Steps; Cutberto Garza
12:15 p.m. Meeting Adjourns

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