National Nutrition Month
National Nutrition Month Activities - 2013
The National Nutrition Month® 2013 theme, "Eat Right, Your Way, Every Day," encourages personalized healthy eating styles and recognizes that food preferences, lifestyle, cultural and ethnic traditions and health concerns all impact individual food choices.
MUSC Good Eats Kick-Off Event – will be held Friday, (03/01/13), at 11:30am in the MUSC Urban Farm located behind the Drug Discovery building. Live cooking demonstration, free samples and more!
Wellness Wednesday Booths – will be held between 11:00am - 1:00pm (see dates & locations below).
03/06/13 in Children's Hospital Lobby (CHosp)
03/13/13 in Ashley River Tower (ART) cafeteria
03/20/13 in CHosp Lobby
03/27/13 in ART cafeteria
Lunch & Learn Series – will be held at the MUSC Urban Farm from 12:15 - 12:45pm (see dates below):
MINDFUL – Mindful by Sodexo will be launched in the MUSC and ART cafeterias starting 03/04/13. Mindful is a new approach to wellness that helps making healthy choices second nature.
PICTURE PERFECT PLATE CONTEST - Take a photo of your plate, modeled after MyPlate. Email your plate picture to MUSCmyplate@gmail.com for a chance to win a $50 MUSC cafeteria meal card. Contest guidelines
Tip of the Day – MUSC Dietetic Interns will be providing daily nutrition tips by broadcast messages to help keep us on track.
March 13 is Registered Dietitian (RD) Appreciation Day -To learn more about the role of the RD, view the list of RD Professional Facts.
Nutrition Month Calendar of Events: For a complete listing of NNM events at MUSC, download the Nutrition Month Calendar