IFT Comments on the Process of Developing Future Editions of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans

February 19, 2016


IFT provided oral comments at the listening session to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) on the Dietary Guidelines for Americans.  The purpose of the listening session was to receive input from stakeholders on the process of developing future editions of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans.  IFT addressed the need for a food scientist and technologists on the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee and urged USDA to ensure that food scientist(s) and technologist(s) are part of the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee in the future.

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