What is the Nutrition Council of Oregon?
The Nutrition Council of Oregon is a group of nutrition professionals concerned with public health nutrition issues that affect population groups in Oregon. Members of the Nutrition Council of Oregon come from around the state and represent public health, academic settings, nutrition and food programs, and non-profit organizations interested in promoting the nutritional health of Oregonians. The Nutrition Council of Oregon co-authored Oregon’s statewide nutrition and physical activity plan and over-sees the on-going implementation and evaluation of the plan.
Who is in the Nutrition Council of Oregon?
Nutrition Council of Oregon member organizations include:
- Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board
- Nutrition Education Services/Oregon Dairy Council
- OHSU—Graduate Programs in Human Nutrition
- Oregon Department of Education—CNP—Child and Adult Care Food Programs
- Oregon Department of Education—CNP—Farm to School and School Garden Program
- Oregon Department of Education—CNP—School Nutrition Programs
- Oregon Department of Human Services-Self Sufficiency Programs & Aging & People with Disabilities
- Oregon Health Authority—Public Health Division—Maternal & Child Health
- Oregon Health Authority—Public Health Division—Adolescent and School Health
- Oregon Health Authority—Public Health Division—Health Promotion Chronic Disease Prevention
- Oregon Health Authority—Public Health Division—Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program
- Oregon Public Health Institute
- Oregon State University Extension Service
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