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Nutrition Societies and Committees

Faculty Involvement in National and International Nutrition Societies, Programs and Advisory Committees (* denotes current membership)

National Advisory Committee for Dietary Guidelines for Americans, USDA, Department of Health and Human Services
*B. Caballero, *L. Appel

Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine
*B. Caballero

Standing Committee for the Scientific Evaluation of Dietary Reference Intakes, Institute of Medicine
*B. Caballero

Panel on Micronutrients, DRI/FNB, Institute of Medicine
K. West

Panel on Macronutrients, DRI/FNB, Institute of Medicine
B. Caballero (chair of energy and physical activity subpanel)

Panel on Electrolytes and Water, DRI/FNB, Institute of Medicine
*L. Appel (chair)

Approaches to Reduce Low-Birth Weight in Developing Countries, Institute of Medicine
L. Caulfield

Committee on Prevention of Micronutrient Deficiencies, Institute of Medicine
K. West

Scientific Advisory Committee, Office of Dietary Supplements, NIH
B. Caballero, Nutrition and Metabolism Study Section, NIH
*B. Caballero, NASA Human Research Advisory Panel
*K. O’Brien

USDA/ARS National Nutrition Program Scientific Review Panel
*B. Caballero (chair)

Thrasher Fund Scientific Advisory Board
R. Black

Danone Institute Leadership Program Advisory Board
*R. Stoltzfus

Governor’s Task Force on Prevention of Osteoporosis, Maryland
*K. O’Brien, National Council on Nutrition and Physical Activity
*B. Caballero, International

International Vitamin A Consultative Group (IVACG)
*K. West, WHO Task Force on

Prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases
B. Caballero, UNICEF, State of the World’s Children Expert Committee
K. West, U.S. Delegation to the International Union of Nutritional Sciences
*B. Caballero, (chair) International Foundation for Developing Countries
*B. Caballero, Leadership in Professional Societies

Society for International Nutrition Research (now ASN)
B. Caballero (President, 1999-2001; Council Member,1998-99)
*L. Caulfield (Council Member)
K. West (Council Member)
*R. Stoltzfus (President, 2003-2005)

American Society of Nutritional Sciences
*L Caulfield (chair, Nutrition Epidemiology Research Interest Group)
*R. Stoltzfus (Associate Editor, J of Nutrition)

American Society for Clinical Nutrition
B. Caballero (Council Member; chair, Physician Nutrition Specialist Scholarship Program; Editorial Board, Am J Clin Nutrition)