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Now Open: Registration to Attend the Fifth Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Meeting

The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee will hold its fifth meeting on March 12 and 13 in Washington, D.C. The meeting will include presentations by each subcommittee, deliberation by the full Committee, and plans to finalize its work. Register now to attend the meeting either in-person or by webcast...

Now Open: Registration to Attend the Fourth Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Meeting and to Provide Oral Comments

The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee will hold its fourth meeting on January 23 and 24 at the USDA Children’s Nutrition Research Center in Houston, Texas. Members of the public are able to attend the meeting in-person or view by webcast after registering online. The first day of the meeting will include presentations by each subcommittee and deliberation by the full Committee...

Open Fellowship Opportunities in the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Are you a recent graduate interested in health promotion, physical activity, or health policy? The Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) is seeking applicants for three Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) fellowship opportunities. • Health Policy Fellowships – The Community Strategies Division seeks two participants with a background in public health and health policy to be involved in the Healthy People initiative...

Check Out the New Clinical Preventive Services Infographic from Healthy People 2020

Each month, we release an infographic with the latest data related to a Healthy People 2020 Leading Health Indicator (LHI) topic. These infographics show progress toward Healthy People 2020 LHI targets — and show where there’s still work to be done. This month’s featured LHI topic is Clinical Preventive Services...