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Dr. Steven Clinton Appointed to National Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee


Steven Clinton, MD, PhD, professor of Medical Oncology at Ohio State and leader of the Molecular Carcinogenesis and Chemoprevention Program at the OSUCCC – James, is one of 15 nationally recognized experts appointed last week to serve on the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee. The appointments were announced by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack, who said the Committee’s recommendations and rationale will serve as a basis for the eighth edition of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans –  the foundation for national nutrition programs, standards and education. Read more.