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Review of WIC Food Packages: Improving Balance and Choice

Resource type
Research Plans
Research type
Food/Nutrient Analysis
National Academy of Sciences/IOM
Report to Congress

With support from the Food and Nutrition Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (formerly Institute of Medicine) convened an expert committee to review and assess the nutritional status and food and nutritional needs of the WIC-eligible population and provide recommendations based on its review and grounded in the most recently available science.

The committee produced three reports as part of this task. This third and final report, in which the committee provides its final analyses, recommendations, and the supporting rationale, is available for download from the National Academy of Sciences.

Page updated: September 27, 2023