Webinar Alert -FDA Menu Labeling Regulations

| May 4, 2015
Dr. Claudine Kavanaugh

Dr. Claudine Kavanaugh

The National Association of Concessionaires (NAC) has announced that the Association will host a webinar “The How-To-Guide for Compliance With the FDA Menu Labeling Regulations” conducted by Dr. Claudine J. Kavanaugh, PhD, MPH, RD of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday, May 28 from 1:30 – 2:30 PM Eastern – exclusively for our members. This webinar will be a follow-up to the CinemaCon Session and for the NAC members who were not able to attend the Las Vegas event.

You can join this meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
https://gotomeet.me/MLAI

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States : +1 (872) 240-3412
Access Code: 499-102-253

The FDA announced on December 1, 2014 that within one year all food service operations with 20 or more outlets must list calorie counts on all menus and menu boards. These new regulations also mandate that upon request food service operations must also provide complete nutritional analysis of all products served. These new regulations incorporate movie theatres with 20 or more facilities. Dr. Kavanaugh will discuss all aspects of the new regulations while providing real-world and practical solutions so that you may be able to comply effective December 1, 2015.

MLAI_Program_LogoLRDr. Kavanaugh is an interdisciplinary scientist in the Office of Foods and Veterinary Medicine at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. She has been with the FDA for eleven years and works on nutrition policy issues. Dr. Kavanaugh’s recent activities include restaurant menu and vending machine labeling, updating the nutrition facts label, and sodium reduction. Prior to joining the FDA, she was a cancer prevention fellow at the National Cancer Institute. Dr. Kavanaugh received her Ph.D. in nutrition from Purdue University and a Master’s in Public Health from Johns Hopkins University. She is also registered dietitian.

About NAC: The National Association of Concessionaires, founded in 1944, is the trade association for the recreation and leisure-time food and beverage concessions industry. Members are comprised of the owners and operators of facilities such as: Movie Theatres, Stadiums & Arenas, Zoos & Aquariums, Colleges & Universities, Foodservice Contractors, Park & Recreation Departments, Amusement Parks & Family Entertainment Centers, Ice and Roller Skating Rinks, Racetracks, Bowling Centers, Outdoor facilities, Convention centers and Performing Arts Centers. Our members also are the companies that provide products and services to these facilities, including: Suppliers, Equipment Manufacturers, Popcorn Processors, Jobber Distributors, Consultants and Brokers.

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