During Kids Eat Right month in August, Healthy Eating Research is supporting a free webinar series through the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation on “Healthy Drinks Healthy Kids.” HER’s Deputy Director, Megan Lott, MPH, RDN, and Research Analyst, Kirsten Arm, MPH, RDN will be presenting on the beverage consensus recommendations for young children that were developed by experts at the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND), the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), and the American Heart Association (AHA) under the leadership of HER. This webinar series is free for all to attend and is available for continuing education credits for Registered Dietitian Nutritionists and Nutrition and Dietetic Technicians, Registered.
- August 23, 1:00 -2:00 pm ET – Healthy Drinks, Healthy Kids: Bottoms Up – Helping Parents Make Informed Child Hydration Decisions
- August 30, 1:00 – 2:30 pm ET – Healthy Drinks, Healthy Kids: Milk, Plant-Based Alternatives, Flavored Milk, Toddler Milk – A Deeper Dive into the Science and Resulting Recommendations
- September 6, 1 -2:30 pm ET – Healthy Drinks, Healthy Kids: SSBs, Juice, and Non-Nutritive Sweeteners – A Deeper Dive into the Science and Resulting Recommendations