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Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Product Panel of Experts  

Agendas and Minutes: Current (2022 & 2021) |  Previous Years

Makes recommendations on how and to what extent the City should establish and/or fund programs to reduce the consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages in Berkeley and to address the effects of such consumption. Each member of the Panel must:  1) have experience in community-based youth food and nutrition programs; or 2) have experience in school-based food and nutrition programs and be referred by the Berkeley Unified School District; or 3) have experience in early childhood nutrition education; or 4) have experience in researching public health issues or evaluating public health programs related to diabetes, obesity, and sugary drink consumption; or 5) be a licensed medical practitioner.

South Berkeley Senior Center
2939 Ellis Street
3rd Thursday, 7:00 p.m.
Please check the community calendar  to verify.

Communications to Berkeley boards, commissions or committees are public record and will become part of the City’s electronic records, which are accessible through the City’s website. Please note: e-mail addresses, names, addresses, and other contact information are not required, but if included in any communication to a City board, commission or committee, will become part of the public record. If you do not want your e-mail address or any other contact information to be made public, you may deliver communications via U.S. Postal Service or in person to the secretary of the relevant board, commission or committee. If you do not want your contact information included in the public record, please do not include that information in your communication. Please contact the secretary to the relevant board, commission or committee for further information.

The Secretary of the commission is responsible for relaying all communications from the public to the members of the commission. The Secretary’s contact information is listed below.

Dechen Tsering
(510) 981-5394

Mailing Address:
Dechen Tsering
Health, Housing & Community Servcies Dept.
Public Health Division 
1947 Center Street, 2nd Floor
Berkeley, CA 94704 

Enabling Legislation:
BMC Chapter 7.72.090 (2014) (Initiative)

Additional Information:
Commission Vacancies
Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Product Panel of Experts application 

Meeting Agendas & Minutes:
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Agendas Advisory Subcommittee
Agendas Policy Subcommittee
Agendas Prevention Strategies & Outcomes
Agendas Procurement Subcommittee

2021 Agendas and Minutes:

01/21/2021 Minutes
02/18/2021 Minutes
03/18/2021 Minutes
03/27/2021 cancelled - no quorum
04/15/2021 cancelled - no quorum
05/20/2021 Minutes
06/17/2021 Minutes
9/23/2021 Minutes
10/21/2021 Draft Minutes
11/18/2021 Draft Minutes


Agendas Advisory Subcommittee
Agendas Policy Subcommittee

Agendas Prevention Strategies & Outcomes

Agendas Procurement Subcommittee

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