Academy Provides USDA with Feedback on P-EBT Program

10/27/2020 - The Academy is committed to improving the health of Americans by ensuring access to a nourishing, safe and affordable food supply.

The Academy recognizes that the COVID-19 pandemic has disproportionately impacted marginalized and minoritized communities. It is critical to ensure that delivery of effective programs to improve dietary intake for those at greatest risk for food insecurity and complications of COVID-19, like the Pandemic-Electronic Benefit Transfer, have as few barriers to implementation as possible.

Read the Academy's comments.