Timeline

Review recent federal nutrition efforts

Sept 2022: Conference on Hunger, Nutrition and Health held at the White House. Announced their national strategy to end hunger and increase healthy eating and physical activity by 2030.

Nov 2023: The FDA held Virtual Public Meetings and Listening Sessions

Jan 2024: Deadline to submit public comments to the FDA

Overview

In January 2024, the FDA seeked public comment informing policy on added sugar in food and drink this winter. The Office of Child Health Equity aimed to leverage clinical physician experience and bridge evidence to shape policy. See the impact of OCHE on FDA below: