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School Nutrition Experts Meet
Date Posted: 11/24/2017




On October 17-18, 2017, key school nutrition (SN) stakeholders met at the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, MS to participate in an expert work group to evaluate competencies, knowledge and skills needed for SN managers. The group of 12 individuals representing state agency personnel, SN directors, SN managers, SN manager trainers, SN supervisors, and researchers from across the seven USDA regions. The involvement of these stakeholders in the applied research process with the Applied Research Division of the Institute of Child Nutrition is pivotal for successful development of Competency, Knowledge and Skills for SN manager’s resource.