2022 Food Waste Solutions Summit

May 10-12, 2022 | Minneapolis, MN





Roni Neff

Associate Professor

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health


Dr. Roni Neff is an Associate Professor at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health’s Department of Environmental Health & Engineering and the Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future, an academic center focused on food systems and public health. Her research focuses on wasted food through the lens of equity and public health. She is a co-Director of the RECIPES national food waste research network, and she recently served on the National Academies of Science and Medicine consensus panel on consumer food waste.


Thursday, May 12th

10:30am - 11:30am

Breakout Sessions (Running Concurrently)

Heritage Gallery Room

What the Health: How Food Waste Impacts Public Health – and Vice Versa

How do public health initiatives on topics like food security, food safety, environmental health, and nutrition advance food waste reduction efforts? How do they hinder them? And how can we leverage limited resources to create synergistic messages that support both? Join us for a wide-ranging conversation on the intersections and points of distinction between efforts to improve public health and efforts to transform our food system.

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