Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses; Notice of Meeting, 70920 [05-23207]

Download as PDF 70920 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 225 / Wednesday, November 23, 2005 / Notices Dated: November 15, 2005. Stuart Feldstein, Assistant Director, Legislative & Regulatory Activities Division. [FR Doc. 05–23124 Filed 11–22–05; 8:45 am] Dated: November 16, 2005. Gordon H. Mansfield, Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 05–23210 Filed 11–22–05; 8:45am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–M BILLING CODE 4810–33–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans’ Illnesses; Notice of Meeting Office of Research and Development Government Owned Invention Available for Licensing Office of Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice of Government owned invention available for licensing. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The invention listed below is owned by the U.S. Government as represented by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and is available for licensing in accordance with 35 U.S.C. 207 and 37 CFR part 404 and/or Cooperative Research and Development Agreements (CRADA) Collaboration under 15 U.S.C. 3710a to achieve expeditious commercialization of results of federally-funded research and development. Foreign patents are filed on selected inventions to extend market coverage for U.S companies and may also be available for licensing. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Technical and licensing information on the invention may be obtained by writing to: Amy E. Centanni, Department of Veterans Affairs, Director Technology Transfer Program, Office of Research and Development, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420; fax: 202–254–0255; e-mail at: amy.centanni@mail.va.gov. Any request for information should include the Number and Title for the relevant invention as indicated below. Issued patents may be obtained from the Commissioner of Patents, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Washington, DC 20231. The invention available for licensing is: U.S. Provisional Patent Application No. 60/ 674,881 ‘‘Cell-Specific Molecule and Method for Importing DNA into Osteoblast Nuclei.’’ SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:33 Nov 22, 2005 Jkt 208001 The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under Public Law 92– 463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that the Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans’ Illnesses will meet on December 12–13, 2005 in room 230 at the Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC. The sessions will convene at 8 a.m. and adjourn at 5 p.m. Sessions will be open to the public. The purpose of the Committee is to provide advice and make recommendations to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on proposed research studies, research plans and research strategies relating to the health consequences of military service in the Southwest Asia theater of operations during the Gulf War. The Committee will review VA program activities related to Gulf War veterans’ illnesses and updates on scientific research on Gulf War illnesses published since the last committee meeting. Additionally, there will be preliminary information on treatment research for Gulf War illnesses, research related to possible health effects of exposures during the 1991 Gulf War, and discussion of committee business and activities. Members of the public may submit written statements for the Committee’s review to Dr. William J. Goldberg, Designated Federal Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs (121E), 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420. Any member of the public seeking additional information should contact Dr. William J. Goldberg at (202) 254– 0294. Dated: November 17, 2005. By direction of the Secretary. E. Philip Riggin, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 05–23207 Filed 11–22–05; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Professional Certification and Licensure Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under Public Law 92– 463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that the Professional Certification and Licensure Advisory Committee has scheduled a meeting for December 9, 2005, in Conference Room 542, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Benefits Administration, 1800 G Street, NW., Washington, DC, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on the requirements of organizations or entities offering licensing and certification tests to individuals for which payment for such tests may be made under Chapters 30, 32, 34, or 35 of title 38, United States Code. The meeting will begin with opening remarks by Ms. Sandra Winborne, Committee Chair. During the morning session, there will be a presentation on the usage of the license and certification test reimbursement benefit, and discussions about system updates and outreach activities. The afternoon session will include any statements from the public (scheduled for 1:30 p.m.) old business, and any new business. Interested persons may file written statements to the Committee before the meeting, or within 10 days after the meeting, with Ms. Stacey St. Holder, Designated Federal Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Benefits Administration (225B), 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420. Anyone wishing to attend the meeting should contact Ms. Stacey St. Holder or Mr. Michael Yunker at (202) 273–7187. Dated: November 17, 2005. By direction of the Secretary. E. Philip Riggin, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 05–23209 Filed 11–22–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–M BILLING CODE 8320–01–M PO 00000 Frm 00139 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\23NON1.SGM 23NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 225 (Wednesday, November 23, 2005)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 05-23207]


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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses; 
Notice of Meeting

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under Public 
Law 92-463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that the Research Advisory 
Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses will meet on December 12-13, 
2005 in room 230 at the Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC. The sessions will convene at 8 a.m. and 
adjourn at 5 p.m. Sessions will be open to the public.
    The purpose of the Committee is to provide advice and make 
recommendations to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on proposed 
research studies, research plans and research strategies relating to 
the health consequences of military service in the Southwest Asia 
theater of operations during the Gulf War.
    The Committee will review VA program activities related to Gulf War 
veterans' illnesses and updates on scientific research on Gulf War 
illnesses published since the last committee meeting. Additionally, 
there will be preliminary information on treatment research for Gulf 
War illnesses, research related to possible health effects of exposures 
during the 1991 Gulf War, and discussion of committee business and 
activities.
    Members of the public may submit written statements for the 
Committee's review to Dr. William J. Goldberg, Designated Federal 
Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs (121E), 810 Vermont Avenue, 
NW., Washington, DC 20420. Any member of the public seeking additional 
information should contact Dr. William J. Goldberg at (202) 254-0294.

    Dated: November 17, 2005.

    By direction of the Secretary.
E. Philip Riggin,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 05-23207 Filed 11-22-05; 8:45 am]
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