Leadership Conference on Medical Education in Substance Abuse, 70618 [E7-24024]

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[FR Doc. 07–6015 Filed 12–10–07; 2:37 pm] BILLING CODE 7535–01–M and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) procedures for substance abuse in various healthcare settings; (3) To promote adoption and use of new reimbursable healthcare procedural codes (screening and brief intervention) and examine cost-effectiveness of implementing the codes; (4) To address best practices for performing these procedures in various healthcare settings; (5) To identify challenges to implementation of these procedures in various healthcare settings and conceptualize strategies to address these challenges; (6) To generate business models for the procedures applicable to specific heath care environments; (7) To address training and educational needs for the medical community and devise efficient methods for widespread dissemination of these practices. Members of the public who wish to attend the meeting should telephone ONDCP’s Leadership Conference on Medical Education telephone line at (202) 395-6750 to arrange building access. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: June Sivilli at (202) 395–5526. Dated: December 6, 2007. Linda V. Priebe, Assistant General Counsel. [FR Doc. E7–24024 Filed 12–11–07; 8:45 am] OFFICE OF NATIONAL DRUG CONTROL POLICY Leadership Conference on Medical Education in Substance Abuse BILLING CODE 3180–02–P Office of National Drug Control Policy. ACTION: Notice. mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: A conference of leaders in the field of medical education and healthcare policy will be held on Wednesday, January 16th, 2008 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Washington, DC on Capitol Hill, New Jersey Ave., NW., and Washington DC, starting at 8 a.m. and concluding at 5:30 p.m. The overall objectives of the Leadership Conference are to advance widespread use of screening and brief intervention procedures designed to identify and promote behavioral change in populations engaged in risky, problematic substance use, or that have a diagnosis of abuse/addiction. Abuse of illicit drugs, alcohol, or prescription drugs adversely affects the health of millions of Americans. Wide-spread implementation of screening and brief intervention procedures can have a major, positive impact on public health. The specific conference objectives are: (1) To share with medical educators and other contributors to improving in public health, the positive benefits of screening and brief interventions; (2) To devise strategies to implement and sustain Screening, Brief Intervention VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:54 Dec 11, 2007 Jkt 214001 NATIONAL FOUNDATION ON THE ARTS AND THE HUMANITIES National Endowment for the Arts; Arts Advisory Panel Pursuant to Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), as amended, notice is hereby given that 11 meetings of the Arts Advisory Panel to the National Council on the Arts will be held at the Nancy Hanks Center, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC, 20506 as follows (ending times are approximate): State & Regional/Arts Education (State Arts Agency Partnership Agreement review): January 8–9, 2008 in Room 716. 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This meeting, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, January 23rd and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on January 24th, will be open. A policy discussion will be held from 2 p.m.–4 p.m. on January 24th. American Masterpieces: Chamber Music (application review): January 23– 24, 2008 in Room 714. A portion of this meeting, from 4:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. on Thursday, January 24th, will be open to the public for a policy discussion. The remainder of the meeting, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on January 23rd and from 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on January 24th, will be closed. State & Regional/Folk Arts Infrastructure (State Arts Agency Partnership Agreement review): January 25, 2008 in Room 716. This meeting, from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., will be open. A policy discussion will be held from 4:30 p.m.—5 p.m. American Masterpieces: Chamber Music (application review): January 25, 2008 in Room 714. This meeting, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m., will be closed. 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OFFICE OF NATIONAL DRUG CONTROL POLICY


Leadership Conference on Medical Education in Substance Abuse

AGENCY: Office of National Drug Control Policy.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: A conference of leaders in the field of medical education and 
healthcare policy will be held on Wednesday, January 16th, 2008 at the 
Hyatt Regency Hotel, Washington, DC on Capitol Hill, New Jersey Ave., 
NW., and Washington DC, starting at 8 a.m. and concluding at 5:30 p.m. 
The overall objectives of the Leadership Conference are to advance 
widespread use of screening and brief intervention procedures designed 
to identify and promote behavioral change in populations engaged in 
risky, problematic substance use, or that have a diagnosis of abuse/
addiction. Abuse of illicit drugs, alcohol, or prescription drugs 
adversely affects the health of millions of Americans. Wide-spread 
implementation of screening and brief intervention procedures can have 
a major, positive impact on public health. The specific conference 
objectives are: (1) To share with medical educators and other 
contributors to improving in public health, the positive benefits of 
screening and brief interventions; (2) To devise strategies to 
implement and sustain Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to 
Treatment (SBIRT) procedures for substance abuse in various healthcare 
settings; (3) To promote adoption and use of new reimbursable 
healthcare procedural codes (screening and brief intervention) and 
examine cost-effectiveness of implementing the codes; (4) To address 
best practices for performing these procedures in various healthcare 
settings; (5) To identify challenges to implementation of these 
procedures in various healthcare settings and conceptualize strategies 
to address these challenges; (6) To generate business models for the 
procedures applicable to specific heath care environments; (7) To 
address training and educational needs for the medical community and 
devise efficient methods for widespread dissemination of these 
practices. Members of the public who wish to attend the meeting should 
telephone ONDCP's Leadership Conference on Medical Education telephone 
line at (202) 395-6750 to arrange building access.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: June Sivilli at (202) 395-5526.

    Dated: December 6, 2007.
Linda V. Priebe,
Assistant General Counsel.
 [FR Doc. E7-24024 Filed 12-11-07; 8:45 am]
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