ASN was pleased to provide oral comments at the virtual meeting held Tuesday, August 11, 2020, on the Scientific Report of the 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee, as well as written comments to the Agencies.

At this online meeting, the USDA and HHS considered the Advisory Committee’s Scientific Report, along with public and agency comments, as the Departments develop the 2020-2025 Dietary Guidelines for Americans. The 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee held six meetings from March 2019 through June 2020 leading up to the Committee Report. All meetings were open to the public to attend in person or online.

What is the Committee Report? See below to learn more from USDA’s infographic.