Physical Activity Guidelines
Advisory Committee Meeting 5

October 17-20, 2017

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Live Videocast Attendee

Live Videocast Dates

October 17: 1PM-4:30PM ET

October 18: 8AM-11:15AM ET

October 19: 8AM-11:15AM ET

October 20: 8AM-11:15AM ET

Description

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is developing the second edition of the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans. Seventeen physical activity and health experts were appointed to serve on the 2018 Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee (Committee) and will hold a series of public meetings throughout 2016 and 2017. The Committee is charged with reviewing current scientific evidence on physical activity and its benefits for health. The Committee will submit a scientific advisory report to the Secretary of HHS, which will inform the development of the second edition of the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans.