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Combatting Hunger Through Sustainability and Action

April 03, 2017 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
University Library - Jack & Florence Ferman Presentation Room

Food, Nutrition and Health Public Policy Event

Empowering individuals to become effective advocates for food access, nutrition and community health!

Learn about

  • Innovative food, nutrition and health policies affecting professionals and the public.
  • How citizens, local health departments, community organizations, and policymakers collaborate to enhance our public's health.
  • Ways to take action and get involved in public policy!

Keynote Speaker

Eric Handler, MD - Co-Founder of Wate Not OC Coalition

Panels & Workshops Featuring Representatives From:

  • L.A. County Dept. of Public Health
  • L.A. Food Policy Council
  • CA Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics
  • California Food Policy Advocates
  • Food Recovery Network
  • CSUN Food Bank
  • The Institute for Community Health & Wellbeing
  • The office of City Council Member Paul Koretz
  • UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
  • CSUN Psychology Department
  • CSUN Campus Dining
  • Institute for Sustainability

Event Details

This is a FREE event and light refreshements will be served.  5 FREE CPEU's requested for RD/RDN and DTR professionals.

View the poster below in printable format (.pdf)

Food, Nutrition and Health Public Policy Event Poster

Event hosts:

CSUN’s Dietetic Internship Program, Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society, The Marilyn Magaram Center, CSUN's Oviatt Library, The Institute for Community Health & Wellbeing, Los Angeles Country Department of Public Health, Camino

Assistive Services

Requests for accommodation services (e.g., sign language interpreters or transcribers) must be made at least five (5) business days in advance. Please e-mail in advance of the event.