National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services; Notice of Meeting, 48963-48964 [05-16500]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 161 / Monday, August 22, 2005 / Notices Name: Advisory Commission on Childhood Vaccines (ACCV). Date and Time: September 14, 2005, 9 a.m.–5 p.m., e.d.t. Place: Audio Conference Call and Parklawn Building, Conference Rooms G and H, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857. The ACCV will meet on Wednesday, September 14, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The public can join the meeting in person at the address listed above or by audio conference call by dialing 1–800–369– 6048 on September 14 and providing the following information: Leader’s Name: Dr. Geoffrey Evans. Password: ACCV. Agenda: The agenda items for the September meeting will include, but are not limited to: a presentation on the draft combination Vaccine Information Statement for diphtheria-tetanusacellular-pertussis, haemophilus influenzae type b, polio, pneumococcal, and hepatitis B; a report from the ACCV Workgroup meeting on standards for adding injuries to the Vaccine Injury Table; a summary of the Program Assessment Rating Tool results; and updates from the Division of Vaccine Injury Compensation (DVIC), the Department of Justice, the National Vaccine Program Office, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (National Institutes of Health), and the Food and Drug Administration. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. Public Comments: Persons interested in providing an oral presentation should submit a written request, along with a copy of their presentation to: Ms. Cheryl Lee, Principal Staff Liaison, DVIC, Healthcare Systems Bureau (HSB), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Room 11C–26, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857 or e-mail clee@hrsa.gov. Requests should contain the name, address, telephone number, and any business or professional affiliation of the person desiring to make an oral presentation. Groups having similar interests are requested to combine their comments and present them through a single representative. The allocation of time may be adjusted to accommodate the level of expressed interest. DVIC will notify each presenter by mail or telephone of their assigned presentation time. Persons who do not file an advance request for a presentation, but desire to make an oral statement, may announce it at the time of the comment period. These persons will be allocated time as it permits. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Anyone requiring information regarding VerDate jul<14>2003 16:09 Aug 19, 2005 Jkt 205001 the ACCV should contact Ms. Cheryl Lee, Principal Staff Liaison, DVIC, HSB, HRSA, Room 11C–26, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857; telephone (301) 443–2124 or e-mail clee@hrsa.gov. Dated: August 15, 2005. Tina M. Cheatham, Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination. [FR Doc. 05–16502 Filed 8–19–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Advisory Committee on Interdisciplinary, Community-Based Linkages; Notice of Meeting In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), notice is hereby given of the following meeting: Name: Advisory Committee on Interdisciplinary, Community-Based Linkages. Dates and Times: September 12, 2005, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.; September 13, 2005, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.; September 14, 2005, 8:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m. Place: Crowne Plaza National Airport, 1480 Crystal Drive, Arlington, Virginia 22202. Telephone (703) 416–1600. Status: The meeting will be open to the public. Agenda: Agenda items will include, but not be limited to: Welcome; plenary session on Interdisciplinary Education, specifically the best practices and components of currently funded project as well as hearing testimony from experts in health professions community. The Committee has developed questions to help them focus on the best advice and recommendations to provide to the Secretary and Congress. The following topics will be addressed at the meeting: What are effective interdisciplinary training programs and how are they achieved? How could these programs be enhanced in the future to meet the needs of future employers and the health care system generally? Proposed agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. Public Comments: Public comments will be permitted at the end of the Committee meeting on September 13, 2005, and before lunch on September 14, 2005. Oral presentations will be limited to 5 minutes per public speaker. Persons interested in providing an oral PO 00000 Frm 00032 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 48963 presentation should submit a written request, with a copy of their presentation to Vanessa Sincock, Public Health Fellow, Division of State, Community and Public Health, Bureau of Health Professions, Health Resources and Services Administration, Room 8A– 19, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, telephone (301) 443–3460. Requests should contain the name, address, telephone number, and any business or professional affiliation of the person desiring to make an oral presentation. Groups having similar interests are requested to combine their comments and present them through a single representative. The Division of State, Community and Public Health will notify each presenter by mail or telephone of their assigned presentation time. Persons who do not file a request in advance for a presentation, but wish to make an oral statement may register to do so at the Crowne Plaza National Airport, Arlington, VA, on September 13, 2005. These persons will be allocated time as the Committee meeting agenda permits. For Further Information Contact: Anyone requiring information regarding the Committee should contact Vanessa Sincock, Division of State, Community and Public Health, Bureau of Health Professions, Health Resources and Services Administration, Room 8A–19, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, Telephone (301) 443–3460. Dated: August 15, 2005. Tina M. Cheatham, Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination. [FR Doc. 05–16501 Filed 8–19–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services; Notice of Meeting In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), notice is hereby given that the following committee will convene its fifty-first meeting: Name: National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services. Dates and Times: September 18, 2005, 1:30 p.m.–5:15 p.m.; September 19, 2005, 8 a.m.–5 p.m.; and September 20, 2005, 8:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m. E:\FR\FM\22AUN1.SGM 22AUN1 48964 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 161 / Monday, August 22, 2005 / Notices Place: Spring Creek Ranch, 1800 Spirit Dance Road, Jackson Hole, WY 83001, Phone: 307–733–8833. Status: The meeting will be open to the public. Purpose: The National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services provides advice and recommendations to the Secretary with respect to the delivery, research, development and administration of health and human services in rural areas. Agenda: Sunday afternoon, September 18, at 1:30 p.m., the Chairperson, the Honorable David Beasley, will open the meeting and welcome the Committee. The Committee will hear a presentation on the State of Wyoming from Dr. Brent Sherard, Director of Wyoming Department of Health, and Dr. Robert Kelley, Dean of College of Health Sciences, University of Wyoming. Following this presentation will be a panel on pharmacy issues by representatives from the PharmAssist Program and the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program for Pharmacists. The next presentation on Health Information Technology (HIT) will feature John Snow who will discuss the statewide HIT survey. The final session of the day will be a presentation on family caregiver support for rural elderly by Bev Morrow with the Department of Health, Aging Division. The Sunday meeting will close at 5:15 p.m. Monday morning, September 19, at 8 a.m., the Committee will have an overview of the day’s site visits and break into Subcommittees. The Family Caregiver Subcommittee will depart for Intermountain Healthcare in Afton, WY, at 8:45 a.m. The Pharmacy and HIT Subcommittees will depart for St. John’s Medical Center in Jackson, WY, at 9 a.m. Transportation to these sites will not be provided to the public. The Subcommittees will reconvene at Spring Creek Ranch at 2 p.m. and break into subcommittee discussions. The Committee of the whole will reconvene at 4:30 p.m. for a brief discussion of the workplan. The Monday meeting will close at 5 p.m. The final session will be convened Tuesday morning, September 20, at 8:30 a.m. The Committee will review the discussion of the 2006 Workplan and have updates on the Subcommittees site visits. The meeting will be adjourned at 10:30 a.m. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Anyone requiring information regarding the Committee should contact Tom Morris, M.P.A., Executive Secretary, VerDate jul<14>2003 16:09 Aug 19, 2005 Jkt 205001 National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, Parklawn Building, Room 9A–55, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, telephone (301) 443–0835, Fax (301) 443–2803. Persons interested in attending any portion of the meeting should contact Michele Pray-Gibson, Office of Rural Health Policy (ORHP), telephone (301) 443–0835. The Committee meeting agenda will be posted on ORHP’s Web site http://www.ruralhealth.hrsa.gov. Dated: August 15, 2005. Tina M. Cheatham, Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination. [FR Doc. 05–16500 Filed 8–19–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health National Cancer Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2), notice is hereby given of the following meeting. The meeting will be closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in sections 552b(c)(4) and 552b(c)(6), Title 5 U.S.C., as amended. The grant applications and the discussions could disclose confidential trade secrets or commercial property such as patentable material, and personal information concerning individuals associated with the grant applications, the disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy. Name of Committee: National Cancer Institute Special Emphasis Panel, Academic Public Private Partnership Program (AP4) Center Grant. Date: September 8–9, 2005. Time: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Marriott Bethesda, 5151 Pooks Hill Road, Bethesda, MD 20852. Contact Person: Lalita D. Palekar, PhD, Scientific Review Administrator, Special Review and Resources Branch, Division of Extramural Activities, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6116 Executive Boulevard, Room 8105, Bethesda, MD 20892–7405, (301) 496–7575. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.392, Cancer Construction; 93.393, Cancer Cause and Prevention Research; 93.394, Cancer Detection and Diagnosis Research; 93.395, Cancer PO 00000 Frm 00033 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Treatment Research; 93.396, Cancer Biology Research; 93.397, Cancer Centers Support; 93.398, Cancer Research Manpower; 93.399, Cancer Control, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Dated: August 15, 2005. Anthony M. Coelho, Jr., Acting Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. 05–16576 Filed 8–19–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health National Center for Research Resources; Notice of Closed Meetings Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2), notice is hereby given of the following meetings. The meetings will be closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in sections 552b(c)(4) and 552b(c)(6), title 5 U.S.C., as amended. The grant applications and the discussions could disclose confidential trade secrets or commercial property such as patentable material, and personal information concerning individuals associated with the grant applications, the disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy. Name of Committee: National Center for Research Resources Special Emphasis Panel, Research Infrastructure. Date: August 17, 2005. Time: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Bethesda Marriott Suites, 6711 Democracy Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20817. Contact Person: Michael H. Sayre, PhD, Health Scientific Administrator, Division of Research Infrastructure, National Center for Research Resources, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Democracy Blvd., Dem. 1, Room 924, MSC 4874, Bethesda, MD 20892–4874. 301–435–0962. sayrem@mail.nih.gov. This notice is being published less than 15 days prior to the meeting due to the timing limitations imposed by the review and funding cycle. Name of Committee: National Center for Research Resources Special Emphasis Panel, Clinical Research. Date: August 30–31, 2005. Time: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Marriott Wardman Park Washington DC Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road, NW., Washington, DC 20008. Contact Person: Carol Lambert, PhD, Scientific Review Administrator, Office of Review, National Institutes of Health, 6701 E:\FR\FM\22AUN1.SGM 22AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 161 (Monday, August 22, 2005)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Health Resources and Services Administration


National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services; 
Notice of Meeting

    In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463), notice is hereby given that the 
following committee will convene its fifty-first meeting:
    Name: National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human 
Services.
    Dates and Times: September 18, 2005, 1:30 p.m.-5:15 p.m.; September 
19, 2005, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; and September 20, 2005, 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

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    Place: Spring Creek Ranch, 1800 Spirit Dance Road, Jackson Hole, WY 
83001, Phone: 307-733-8833.
    Status: The meeting will be open to the public.
    Purpose: The National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human 
Services provides advice and recommendations to the Secretary with 
respect to the delivery, research, development and administration of 
health and human services in rural areas.
    Agenda: Sunday afternoon, September 18, at 1:30 p.m., the 
Chairperson, the Honorable David Beasley, will open the meeting and 
welcome the Committee. The Committee will hear a presentation on the 
State of Wyoming from Dr. Brent Sherard, Director of Wyoming Department 
of Health, and Dr. Robert Kelley, Dean of College of Health Sciences, 
University of Wyoming. Following this presentation will be a panel on 
pharmacy issues by representatives from the PharmAssist Program and the 
National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program for Pharmacists. 
The next presentation on Health Information Technology (HIT) will 
feature John Snow who will discuss the statewide HIT survey. The final 
session of the day will be a presentation on family caregiver support 
for rural elderly by Bev Morrow with the Department of Health, Aging 
Division. The Sunday meeting will close at 5:15 p.m.
    Monday morning, September 19, at 8 a.m., the Committee will have an 
overview of the day's site visits and break into Subcommittees. The 
Family Caregiver Subcommittee will depart for Intermountain Healthcare 
in Afton, WY, at 8:45 a.m. The Pharmacy and HIT Subcommittees will 
depart for St. John's Medical Center in Jackson, WY, at 9 a.m. 
Transportation to these sites will not be provided to the public. The 
Subcommittees will reconvene at Spring Creek Ranch at 2 p.m. and break 
into subcommittee discussions. The Committee of the whole will 
reconvene at 4:30 p.m. for a brief discussion of the workplan. The 
Monday meeting will close at 5 p.m.
    The final session will be convened Tuesday morning, September 20, 
at 8:30 a.m. The Committee will review the discussion of the 2006 
Workplan and have updates on the Subcommittees site visits. The meeting 
will be adjourned at 10:30 a.m.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Anyone requiring information regarding 
the Committee should contact Tom Morris, M.P.A., Executive Secretary, 
National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services, Health 
Resources and Services Administration, Parklawn Building, Room 9A-55, 
5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, telephone (301) 443-0835, Fax 
(301) 443-2803.
    Persons interested in attending any portion of the meeting should 
contact Michele Pray-Gibson, Office of Rural Health Policy (ORHP), 
telephone (301) 443-0835. The Committee meeting agenda will be posted 
on ORHP's Web site http://www.ruralhealth.hrsa.gov.

    Dated: August 15, 2005.
Tina M. Cheatham,
Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination.
[FR Doc. 05-16500 Filed 8-19-05; 8:45 am]
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