Webinar: The role of policy in changing the menu for school food in Canada



Date: March 23, 2016      Time: 1:00-2:00 (EST - Eastern Time)

This webinar session will provide an opportunity to learn about:

·         Role of policy to support changing the menu

·         Policy development for sustainability

·         Current state of school food and nutrition policies in Canada

·         Examples of Canadian school food and nutrition policy initiatives


Meet Our Presenters:

·         Mary McKenna is a Professor in the Faculty of Kinesiology at the University of New Brunswick (UNB) in Fredericton and a Registered Dietitian. Mary is a leading researcher on school nutrition policy in Canada and the research/policy lead for the Nourishing School Communities initiative.
·          Deb Keen is the Director of Prevention and Research at the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (CPAC). In her role she is responsible for large scale projects focused on the development of evidence informed prevention programs and policies in provinces and territories.


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Contact : Maison du développement durable, 50, rue Sainte-Catherine Ouest, Montréal, Québec, H2X3V4, Canada

Wed, 2016/03/23 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm