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Download as PDF 51824 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 168 / Wednesday, August 31, 2005 / Notices trends over many selections within a given occupational or organizational area. The information is treated in a confidential manner. No information from the form is entered into the official personnel file of the individual selected and all forms are destroyed after the conclusion of the selection process. The format of the questions on ethnicity and race are compliant with OMB requirements and comparable to those used by other agencies. The FTC staff estimates that up to 5,000 applicants will submit the form as part of the new online application process and that the form will require 5 minutes to complete, for an annual burden total of approximately 400 hours. Annual cost burden: The cost per respondent should be negligible. Participation is voluntary and will not require any labor expenditures by respondents. There are no capital, start-up, operation, maintenance, or other similar costs to the respondents. Christian S. White, Acting General Counsel. [FR Doc. 05–17326 Filed 8–30–05; 8:45 am] Maria Friedman, Health Insurance Specialist, Security and Standards Group, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, MS: C5– 24–04, 7500 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21244–1850, telephone: 410–786–6333 or Marjorie S. Greenberg, Executive Secretary, NCVHS, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Room 1100, Presidential Building, 3311 Toledo Road, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, telephone: (301) 458–4245. Information also is available on the NCVHS home page of the HHS Web site: http:// www.nevhs.hhs.gov/ where an agenda for the meeting will be posted when available. Should you require reasonable accommodation, please contact the CDC Office of Equal Employment Opportunity on (301) 458–3EEO (4336) as soon as possible. Dated: August 23, 2005. James Scanlon, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Science and Data Policy, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation. [FR Doc. 05–17345 Filed 8–30–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4151–05–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention BILLING CODE 6750–01–P Notice of Meeting DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics: Meeting Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces the following advisory committee meeting. Name: National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS), Subcommittee on Standards and Security (SSS). Time and Date: September 21, 2005: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.; September 22, 2005: 8:30 a.m.– 12 p.m. Place: Hubert H. Humphrey Building, 200 Independence Avenue SW., Room 705A, Washington, DC 20201. Status: Open. Purpose: On the first day the Subcommittee will focus on two topics: introductory discussions of the issues surrounding matching patients with their records, and then continued explorations into issues around HIPAA Return on Investment (ROI). The second day open with an overview of the e-prescribing pilots required under Medicare Modernization Act (MMA) and will move to continued discussions on the secondary use of clinical data. Contact Person for More Information: Substantive program information as well as summaries of meetings and a roster of Committee members may be obtained from VerDate Aug<18>2005 16:33 Aug 30, 2005 Jkt 205001 National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), Classifications and Public Health Data Standards announces the following meeting. Name: ICD–9–CM Coordination and Maintenance Committee meeting. Times and Dates: 9 a.m.–4 p.m., September 29, 2005. 9 a.m.–4 p.m., September 30, 2005. Place: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Auditorium, 7500 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, Maryland. Status: Open to the public. Purpose: The ICD–9–CM Coordination and Maintenance (C&M) Committee will hold its final meeting of the 2005 calendar year cycle on Thursday and Friday, September 29–30, 2005. The C&M meeting is a public forum for the presentation of proposed modifications to the International Classification of Diseases, Ninth-Revision, and Clinical Modification. Matters to be Discussed: Agenda items include: Complex and simple febrile seizures, family history of colonic polyps, mucositis, newborn post discharge check, benign prostatic hypertrophy with lower urinary tract symptoms, acute and chronic gingival disease, anal sphincter tear, addenda (diagnosis), cervical stump prolapse, growthguidance device/8-plate, M-brace dynamic spinal stabilization system, implantable hemodynamic monitor, injection or infusion of Levosimendan, laparoscopic hysterectomy, Taylor spatial frame, bifurcated vessel procedure, EPS studies, addenda (procedures), ICD–10–Procedure Coding System (PCS) update. For Further Information Contact: Amy Blum, Medical Systems Specialist, PO 00000 Frm 00078 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Classifications and Public Health Data Standards Staff, NCHS, 3311 Toledo Road, Room 2402, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, email alb8@cdc.gov, telephone 301–458–4106 (diagnosis), Mady Hue, Health Insurance Specialist, Division of Acute Care, CMS, 7500 Security Blvd., Baltimore, Maryland 21244, e-mail Marilu.Hue@cms.hhs.gov, telephone 410–786–4510 (procedures). Notice: Because of increased security requirements, CMS has instituted stringent procedures for entrance into the building by non-government employees. Persons without a government I.D. will need to show an official form of picture I.D., (such as a driver’s license), and sign-in at the security desk upon entering the building. Those who wish to attend a specific ICD–9–CM C&M meeting in the CMS auditorium must submit their name and organization for addition to the meeting visitor list. Those wishing to attend the September 29–30, 2005 meeting must submit their name and organization by September 26, 2005 for inclusion on the visitor list. This visitor list will be maintained at the front desk of the CMS building and used by the guards to admit visitors to the meeting. Those who attended previous ICD–9–CM C&M meetings will no longer be automatically added to the visitor list. You must request inclusion of your name prior to each meeting you attend. Register to attend the meeting on-line at: http:// cms.hhs.gov/events. Notice: This is a public meeting. However, because of fire code requirements, should the number of attendants meet the capacity of the room, the meeting will be closed. The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to announcements of meetings and other committee management activities, for both CDC and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Dated: August 24, 2005. B. Kathy Skipper, Acting Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. 05–17325 Filed 8–30–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry The Community and Tribal Subcommittee of the Board of Scientific Counselors (BSC), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Environmental Health/ Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (NCEH/ATSDR): Teleconference. In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act E:\FR\FM\31AUN1.SGM 31AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 168 / Wednesday, August 31, 2005 / Notices (Pub. L. 92–463), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, NCEH/ATSDR announces the following subcommittee meeting: Name: Community and Tribal Subcommittee (CTS). Time and Date: 3 p.m.–4:30 p.m., September 8, 2005. Place: The teleconference will originate at the National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry in Atlanta, Georgia. Please see Supplementary Information for details on accessing the teleconference. Status: Open to the public, teleconference access limited only by availability of telephone ports. Purpose: Under the charge of the Board of Scientific Counselors, NCEH/ATSDR the Community and Tribal Subcommittee will provide the BSC, NCEH/ATSDR with a forum for community and tribal first-hand perspectives on the interactions and impacts of the NCEH/ATSDR’s national and regional policies, practices and programs. Matters To Be Discussed: The teleconference agenda will include an update on the Report on the Program Peer Review Subcommittee, a discussion on the NCEH/ ATSDR portfolio of programs; and an open discussion for other important issues. Items are subject to change as priorities dictate. Supplementary Information: This conference call is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. eastern standard time. To participate in the teleconference, please dial (877) 315– 6535 and enter conference code 383520. For Further Information Contact: Sandra Malcom, Committee Management Specialist, Office of Science, NCEH/ATSDR, M/S E–28, 1600 Clifton Road, NE., Atlanta, Georgia 30333, telephone (404) 498–0003. The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to announcements of meetings and other committee management activities for both CDC and the National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Dated: August 25, 2005. B. Kathy Skipper, Acting Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. 05–17295 Filed 8–30–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P VerDate Aug<18>2005 16:33 Aug 30, 2005 Jkt 205001 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Public Meeting of the Citizens Advisory Committee on Public Health Service (PHS) Activities and Research at Department of Energy (DOE) Sites: Oak Ridge Reservation Health Effects Subcommittee Name: Public meeting of the Citizens Advisory Committee on PHS Activities and Research at DOE Sites: Oak Ridge Reservation Health Effects Subcommittee (ORRHES). Time and Date: 12 p.m.—8 p.m., September 22, 2005. Place: Oak Ridge Mall, Alpine Room, 333 East Main Street, Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37830. Status: Open to the public, limited only by the space available. The meeting room accommodates approximately 50 people. Background: A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed in October 1990 and renewed in September 2000 between ATSDR and DOE. The MOU delineates the responsibilities and procedures for ATSDR’s public health activities at DOE sites required under sections 104, 105, 107, and 120 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA or ‘‘Superfund’’). These activities include health consultations and public health assessments at DOE sites listed on, or proposed for, the Superfund National Priorities List and at sites that are the subject of petitions from the public; and other health-related activities such as epidemiologic studies, health surveillance, exposure and disease registries, health education, substance-specific applied research, emergency response, and preparation of toxicological profiles. In addition, under an MOU signed in December 1990 with DOE and replaced by an MOU signed in 2000, the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has been given the responsibility and resources for conducting analytic epidemiologic investigations of residents of communities in the vicinity of DOE facilities, workers at DOE facilities, and other persons potentially exposed to radiation or to potential hazards from nonnuclear energy production and use. DHHS has delegated program responsibility to CDC. Community involvement is a critical part of ATSDR’s and CDC’s energy-related research and activities, and input from members of the ORRHES is part of these efforts. Purpose: The purpose of this meeting is to address issues that are unique to community involvement with the ORRHES, and agency updates. Matters To Be Discussed: Agenda items will include a brief discussion on the Beir VII report; a presentation on the draft public health assessment: Current and Future Chemical Exposure Evaluation (1990–2003); an update on ATSDR’s project management PO 00000 Frm 00079 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 51825 plan and the schedule of public health assessments to be released in FY2005–2006; updates and recommendations from the Exposure Evaluation, Community Concerns and Communications, and the Health Outcome Data Workgroups; and agency updates. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. For Further Information Contact: Marilyn Horton, Designated Federal Official and Health Communication Specialist, Division of Health Assessment and Consultation, ATSDR, 1600 Clifton Road, NE., M/S E–32, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, telephone 1–888–42– ATSDR (28737), fax (404) 498–1744. The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to announcements of meetings and other committee management activities for both CDC and ATDSR. Dated: August 25, 2005. B. Kathy Skipper, Acting Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. 05–17296 Filed 8–30–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration Educational Workshops on Current Good Manufacturing Practices; Public Workshops AGENCY: Food and Drug Administration, HHS. ACTION: Notice of public workshops. SUMMARY: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing a series of educational workshops on current good manufacturing practice (CGMP). The workshops, which will be held in collaboration with Peking University (Beijing, China) and the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE), are intended to educate participants on current methods for compliance with good manufacturing practices (GMP). The workshops are being offered to help ensure effective CGMP programs and to further the common goals of FDA and providers of quality pharmaceutical products. DATES: See table 1 in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this document. ADDRESSES: See table 1 in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this document. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Erik N. Henrikson, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (HFD–320), Food and Drug Administration, 11919 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852, E:\FR\FM\31AUN1.SGM 31AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 168 (Wednesday, August 31, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 51824-51825]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-17295]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic 
Substances and Disease Registry

    The Community and Tribal Subcommittee of the Board of Scientific 
Counselors (BSC), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 
National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances 
and Disease Registry (NCEH/ATSDR): Teleconference.
    In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act

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(Pub. L. 92-463), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, NCEH/
ATSDR announces the following subcommittee meeting:

    Name: Community and Tribal Subcommittee (CTS).
    Time and Date: 3 p.m.-4:30 p.m., September 8, 2005.
    Place: The teleconference will originate at the National Center 
for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease 
Registry in Atlanta, Georgia. Please see Supplementary Information 
for details on accessing the teleconference.
    Status: Open to the public, teleconference access limited only 
by availability of telephone ports.
    Purpose: Under the charge of the Board of Scientific Counselors, 
NCEH/ATSDR the Community and Tribal Subcommittee will provide the 
BSC, NCEH/ATSDR with a forum for community and tribal first-hand 
perspectives on the interactions and impacts of the NCEH/ATSDR's 
national and regional policies, practices and programs.
    Matters To Be Discussed: The teleconference agenda will include 
an update on the Report on the Program Peer Review Subcommittee, a 
discussion on the NCEH/ATSDR portfolio of programs; and an open 
discussion for other important issues.
    Items are subject to change as priorities dictate.
    Supplementary Information: This conference call is scheduled to 
begin at 3 p.m. eastern standard time. To participate in the 
teleconference, please dial (877) 315-6535 and enter conference code 
383520.
    For Further Information Contact: Sandra Malcom, Committee 
Management Specialist, Office of Science, NCEH/ATSDR, M/S E-28, 1600 
Clifton Road, NE., Atlanta, Georgia 30333, telephone (404) 498-0003.
    The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been 
delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining 
to announcements of meetings and other committee management 
activities for both CDC and the National Center for Environmental 
Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry.

    Dated: August 25, 2005.
B. Kathy Skipper,
Acting Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for 
Disease Control and Prevention.
[FR Doc. 05-17295 Filed 8-30-05; 8:45 am]
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