Session 1 – Government Efforts Concerning Sodium Intake
 
8:30 Session 1 Introduction
Moderator: BRIAN STROM
 
8:35 Current CDC Efforts Concerning Sodium Intake
ROBERT K. MERRITT, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
 
Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in Adults: The Lifestyle Workgroup Background and Methods
JANET DE JESUS,
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
 
FDA’s Activities in Sodium Reduction
JEREMIAH FASANO,
Food and Drug Administration
 
9:10 Questions for Session 1 Speakers
 
Session 2 – Setting the Stage for Examining Sodium Intake in Populations
 
9:20 Session 2 Introduction
Moderator: JOE IX
 
9:25 Salt Sensitivity: Mechanisms, Diagnosis, and Clinical Relevance
MATT WEIR, University of Maryland
 
9:50 Methodological Considerations to Assess Dietary Sodium Intake in the Population Using What We Eat in America, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)
ALANA MOSHFEGH, USDA Agricultural Research Service
 
10:25 Sodium Reduction Initiatives in the Americas
BRANKA LEGETIC, Pan American Health Organization
 
10:50 Questions for Session 2 Speakers
 
11:10 Break


The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement