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Webinar Friday, May 23 - Packing A Healthy Lunch

School is just about over and summer fun season will soon begin. Kids from pre-school through high school will be going to little people centers, sports and aquatic camps, craft camps, Lego camps drama camps, outdoor exploration camps, encountering new interests or pursuing established ones. The one constant? They will have to have lunch, and with all this activity, it needs to be a healthy lunch.

Because absorbing information and expending energy depletes the body of nutrients, it’s critical to refuel children’s nutrient supplies at lunchtime. Besides, most people’s eating habits are acquired during childhood, so healthy lunches can play an important role in training kids to make smart nutritional choices throughout their lives.


Moderator: Marjorie Davidson, Ph.D., of CFSAN’s Education Team will moderate the presentation

Featured Speaker: Leila Beker, Ph.D., RDN of CFSAN’s Office of Nutrition Labeling and Dietary Supplements


To view the webinar, please visit: https://collaboration.fda.gov/p91rdg7i3au/.

Presentation Slides (PDF: 1.1MB)

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