We currently have members actively working on:
The Governor's Healthiest Next Generation Council
The Washington State Food Systems Roundtable
The Anti-Hunger Coalition
The Childhood Obesity Prevention Coalition
The Prostate Cancer Advisory Board
The Washington School Nutrition Association's Meals for Kids policy group
Washington State Academy members have participated in many health fairs, community education events and projects that reach the public, including but not limited to:
During Fall 2013, we had 11 Washington State Academy members preparing and delivering 23 presentations to libraries throughout the King County Library System. These included:
Comfort Food Made Healthy
Evaluating Diets: What The Science Says About Trendy Diets like Paleo, Wheat Belly and Gluten-Free
Healthy Holiday Makeover
What You Need To Know About Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome
What’s For Dinner? Thrifty, Fast, Healthy Meals!
We have continued our collaboration in to 2014.
Complete details on the King County Library System website.
We have participated in 3 community Be Well Washington events.
School health fairs
(This is Highline School District)
We served as the content adviser for the new nutrition exhibit that is part of the Wellbody Academy at the Pacific Science Center in Seattle.