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Food Day

Seventh Annual Food Day Symposium

Healthy Eating, Healthy Living: Using Food to Fight Diabetes

With a Special Presentation - A County Council CANDIDate Conversation:  The Future of Prince George’s County Food and Farms

Co-sponsored by Prince George's Food Equity Council and In Collaboration with NIH Clinical Center metabolic research unit nursing leadership and Thompson Hospitality Dining Services

  • Friday, October 20, 2017
  • 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Student Center, Wiseman Ballroom

Program Highlights

  • Guest speakers, presentations from students, faculty and research scientists, community groups, panel and special forum and  discussions
  • Student posters and food related exhibits
  • Nutrition and food system experts presenting new and innovative approaches to using diet and nutrition  to manage diabetes
  • Sugar-free Kids Maryland
  • Healthy cooking demonstrations aired live on television
  • Sugar level and blood sugar level pressure screenings