AHA's Food System Strategy
At the American Heart Association, we take systems change seriously.
Foodscape Innovation Awards
Submit your application for the 2019 Foodscape Innovation Award by September 16th, 2019!
We publicly recognize leading-edge innovation and efforts to accelerate healthy change across the food system with our annual Awards program.
Industry Nutrition Forum
The Industry Nutrition Forum connects stakeholders from the food and beverage landscape with the American Heart Association’s science, policy and programs. Together we work to accelerate making food more nourishing and making healthier foods and beverages accessible to everyone.
Healthier Food Leadership Summit
We convene an annual Healthier Food Leadership Summit to engage in dialogue with thought leaders throughout the food system. We explore ways to continue to improve nutrition, leverage resources and find common ground. We make a collective impact on the health and well-being of all people by increasing the supply of healthier options and driving demand for those options.
Foodscape Innovation Executive Event
Healthier Food Leadership Podcast
Nancy Brown, CEO of the American Heart Association, talks about the organization’s approach to healthier food leadership. She addresses the food and nutrition landscape, corporate strategies, the importance of a holistic approach to health and the role social factors play in health and nutrition.
Research and Publications
Read some of the research and publications that provide scientific evidence for our strategy of a healthier, sustainable food supply and nutrition security for all through system-wide innovation and industry collaboration.