NIFA Nutrition Security Webinar Series – An App and a Carrot: An Overview of the Evolution and Impacts of VeggieBook

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On Tuesday, June 7th, 2022 at 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm ET, Drs. Peter Clarke and Susan Evans will share the story of their smartphone app, known as VeggieBook, built for meals pantry purchasers.  The app will help family cooks prepare delicious servings and snacks utilizing veggies. Drs. Evans and Clarke’s work was supported by NIFA, among the some others. The presenters will make clear origins of their application, the app’s material and how it functions, proof about the app’s effectiveness, and lessons realized from disseminating the application. 

Veggiebook is free of charge and can be downloaded now in both Iphone (from the Application Shop) or Android variations (from the Participate in Shop). Attendees are inspired to down load the app and occur to the webinar with any questions they could have. The app is also appropriate for cooks who do not depend on pantries for their food stuff. VeggieBook is readily available in the two English and Spanish. 

All through the webinar, Drs. Evans and Clarke will explain how organizations can undertake the application and personalize it to their personal needs. Organizations will study how they can manufacturer the app, include or delete sections, or alter the profiling inquiries utilized to extract data. Organizations do not have to spend a licensing fee for the app and there are no reporting prerequisites.

The 60-minute overview will involve almost everything from classes learned about securing funding guidance and dissemination. Drs. Clarke and Evans have available to keep on for an added 30 minutes immediately after normal inquiries and answers so they can focus on more thorough user thoughts.

Simply click in this article to sign-up in progress. Right after registering, you will acquire a affirmation electronic mail with aspects on how to be part of the live session. If you have any queries or responses, remember to email LaRachelle Samuel-Smith at [email protected]
 

Day/Time

Tuesday, June 7, 2022, at 3:30 to 4:30 pm ET (overview of VeggieBook Application) and 4:30 to 5:00 pm (supplemental time for QAs and troubleshooting with the Application developers)

Webinar Title

An App and a Carrot: An Overview of the Evolution and Impacts of VeggieBook

Description

On Tuesday, June 7th, 2022, at 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm ET, Drs. Peter Clarke and Susan Evans will share the tale of their smartphone application, termed VeggieBook, made for foods pantry shoppers. The app helps residence cooks put together delicious servings and snacks employing vegetables. Drs. Evans and Clarke’s work was supported by NIFA, among the other folks. The presenters will describe origins of their app, the app’s content material and how it will work, proof about the app’s efficiency, and lessons learned from disseminating the app.  Veggiebook is absolutely free and can be downloaded now in either Iphone (from the App Retail store) or Android versions (from the Perform Retailer).  Attendees are inspired to obtain the application and appear to the webinar with any thoughts they could possibly have. The application is also acceptable for cooks who do not count on pantries for their food items.

VeggieBook is readily available in both English and Spanish. During the webinar, the speakers will make clear how organizations can adopt the app and customize it to their individual needs. Businesses will learn how they can brand the app, incorporate, or delete sections, or modify the profiling queries used to extract details.  Organizations do not have to spend a licensing charge for the app and there are no reporting necessities. The 60-minute overview will involve everything from classes realized about securing funding support and dissemination. Drs. Clarke and Evans have provided to stay on for an supplemental 30 minutes immediately after common inquiries and responses so they can go over far more comprehensive consumer inquiries.

Intended Viewers

NIFA stakeholders like lecturers, practitioners, and final decision makers working to prioritize diet stability. And any group that seeks to assist their purchasers take in in a much healthier way, together with hospitals and non-profits involved with general public diet.

Registration Url

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Moderator

Mallory Koenings, PhD, RDN, Countrywide Application Chief, Division of Nutrition, Institute of Meals Safety and Nourishment, Countrywide Institute of Foods and Agriculture

Panelists

Webinar Staff

  • Matthew Browning, Public Affairs Specialists
  • Danielle Farley, MS, NIFA Social Science Specialist, Division of Animal Units, Institute of Food stuff Output and Sustainability
  • Sheila Fleischhacker, PhD, JD, RDN, NIFA National Science Liaison – Diet and Foodstuff Basic safety and NIFA Nutrition Safety Staff Co-Direct
  • Amber Gellert, MA, NIFA Method Assistant, Division of Neighborhood and Training, Institute of Youth, Spouse and children, and Local community
  • Cassandra Huey, PhD, NIFA Plan Specialist, Division of Local community and Education, Institute of Youth, Loved ones and Group and NIFA Nourishment Protection Crew Executive Coordinator
  • Stephanie Morriss, PhD, NIFA Institute of Food items Security and Nourishment Day Analyst
  • Faith Peppers, NIFA Director of Communications
  • LaRachelle Samuel-Smith, PhD, NIFA Inner Communications Manager

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Put up Webinar

The video clip recording, slide deck, and other sources will be furnished on the series webpage just after the reside model and will be emailed to all registered webinar attendees.

Acceptable Lodging

Shut captioning is generally supplied for our webinar sequence. If you need any additional affordable lodging to take part in this webinar, make sure you call Sheila Fleischhacker at [email protected] or 816-266-7859 no later on than Monday, June 6th at 5:00 pm ET. Language accessibility solutions, such as interpretation or translation of crucial information and facts, could be provided free of charge to confined English proficient and those who involve other affordable accommodation upon ask for.

By Lois C