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E8–14397 Filed 6–24–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4160–01–S DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences; Notice of 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 a meeting of the Board of Scientific Counselors, NIEHS. The meeting will be open to the public as indicated below, with attendance limited to space available. Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance, such as sign language interpretation or other reasonable accommodations, should notify the Contact Person listed below in advance of the meeting. The meeting will be closed to the public as indicated below in accordance with the provisions set forth in section 552b(c)(6), Title 5 U.S.C., as amended for the review, discussion, and evaluation of individual other conducted by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, including consideration of personnel qualifications and performance, and the competence of individual investigators, the disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy. E:\FR\FM\25JNN1.SGM 25JNN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 123 / Wednesday, June 25, 2008 / Notices mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Name of Committee: Board of Scientific Counselors, NIEHS. Date: July 20–22, 2008. July 20, 2008, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate programmatic and personnel issues. Place: Doubletree Guest Suites, 2515 Meridian Parkway, Research Triangle Park, NC 27713. Closed: July 21, 2008, 8:30 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate programmatic and personnel issues. Place: Nat. Inst. of Environmental Health Sciences, Building 101, Executive Conference Room, 111 T. W. Alexander Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709. Open: July 21, 2008, 9:15 a.m. to 11:35 a.m. Agenda: An overview of the organization and research in the Laboratory of Structural Biology. Place: Nat. Inst. of Environmental Health Sciences, South Campus, Conference Rooms 101A–C, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709. Closed: July 21, 2008, 11:35 a.m. to 12:25 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate programmatic and personnel issues. Place: Nat. Inst. of Environmental Health Sciences, South Campus, Conference Rooms 101A–C, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709. Open: July 21, 2008, 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. Agenda: Poster Session. Place: Nat. Inst. of Environmental Health Sciences South Campus, Conference Rooms 101A–C Research Triangle Park, NC 27709. Closed: July 21, 2008, 1:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate programmatic and personnel issues. Place: Nat. Inst. of Environmental Health Sciences, South Campus, Conference Rooms 101A–C, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709. Closed: July 21, 2008, 5:15 p.m. to Adjournment. Agenda: To review and evaluate programmatic and personnel issues. Place: Doubletree Guest Suites, 2515 Meridian Parkway, Research Triangle Park, NC 27713. Closed: July 22, 2008, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate programmatic and personnel issues. Place: Nat. Inst. of Environmental Health Sciences, South Campus, Conference Rooms 101A–C, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709. Contact Person: Perry J. Blackshear, PhD, MD, Acting Scientific Director, Division of Intramural Research, National Inst. of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, PO Box 12233, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, (919) 541–4899, black009@niehs.nih.gov. Any interested person may file written comments with the committee by forwarding the statement to the Contact Person listed on this notice. The statement should include the name, address, telephone number and when applicable, the business or professional affiliation of the interested person. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.115, Biometry and Risk Estimation—Health Risks from Environmental Exposures; 93.142, NIEHS Hazardous Waste Worker Health and Safety VerDate Aug<31>2005 21:19 Jun 24, 2008 Jkt 214001 Training; 93.143, NIEHS Superfund Hazardous Substances—Basic Research and Education; 93.894, Resources and Manpower Development in the Environmental Health Sciences; 93.113, Biological Response to Environmental Health Hazards; 93.114, Applied Toxicological Research and Testing, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Dated: June 18, 2008. Jennifer Spaeth, Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. E8–14261 Filed 6–24–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health Center for Scientific Review; 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(c4) 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: Center for Scientific Review Special Emphasis Panel; Member Conflict: Topics in Development, Aging and Global Health. Date: July 11, 2008. 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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 123 (Wednesday, June 25, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 36090-36091]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-14261]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

National Institutes of Health


National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences; Notice of 
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 a meeting of 
the Board of Scientific Counselors, NIEHS.
    The meeting will be open to the public as indicated below, with 
attendance limited to space available. Individuals who plan to attend 
and need special assistance, such as sign language interpretation or 
other reasonable accommodations, should notify the Contact Person 
listed below in advance of the meeting.
    The meeting will be closed to the public as indicated below in 
accordance with the provisions set forth in section 552b(c)(6), Title 5 
U.S.C., as amended for the review, discussion, and evaluation of 
individual other conducted by the National Institute of Environmental 
Health Sciences, including consideration of personnel qualifications 
and performance, and the competence of individual investigators, the 
disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of 
personal privacy.


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    Name of Committee: Board of Scientific Counselors, NIEHS.
    Date: July 20-22, 2008. July 20, 2008, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
    Agenda: To review and evaluate programmatic and personnel 
issues.
    Place: Doubletree Guest Suites, 2515 Meridian Parkway, Research 
Triangle Park, NC 27713.
    Closed: July 21, 2008, 8:30 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.
    Agenda: To review and evaluate programmatic and personnel 
issues.
    Place: Nat. Inst. of Environmental Health Sciences, Building 
101, Executive Conference Room, 111 T. W. Alexander Drive, Research 
Triangle Park, NC 27709.
    Open: July 21, 2008, 9:15 a.m. to 11:35 a.m.
    Agenda: An overview of the organization and research in the 
Laboratory of Structural Biology.
    Place: Nat. Inst. of Environmental Health Sciences, South 
Campus, Conference Rooms 101A-C, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709.
    Closed: July 21, 2008, 11:35 a.m. to 12:25 p.m.
    Agenda: To review and evaluate programmatic and personnel 
issues.
    Place: Nat. Inst. of Environmental Health Sciences, South 
Campus, Conference Rooms 101A-C, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709.
    Open: July 21, 2008, 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
    Agenda: Poster Session.
    Place: Nat. Inst. of Environmental Health Sciences South Campus, 
Conference Rooms 101A-C Research Triangle Park, NC 27709.
    Closed: July 21, 2008, 1:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
    Agenda: To review and evaluate programmatic and personnel 
issues.
    Place: Nat. Inst. of Environmental Health Sciences, South 
Campus, Conference Rooms 101A-C, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709.
    Closed: July 21, 2008, 5:15 p.m. to Adjournment.
    Agenda: To review and evaluate programmatic and personnel 
issues.
    Place: Doubletree Guest Suites, 2515 Meridian Parkway, Research 
Triangle Park, NC 27713.
    Closed: July 22, 2008, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
    Agenda: To review and evaluate programmatic and personnel 
issues.
    Place: Nat. Inst. of Environmental Health Sciences, South 
Campus, Conference Rooms 101A-C, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709.
    Contact Person: Perry J. Blackshear, PhD, MD, Acting Scientific 
Director, Division of Intramural Research, National Inst. of 
Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, PO Box 
12233, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, (919) 541-4899, 
black009@niehs.nih.gov.

    Any interested person may file written comments with the committee 
by forwarding the statement to the Contact Person listed on this 
notice. The statement should include the name, address, telephone 
number and when applicable, the business or professional affiliation of 
the interested person.

(Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.115, 
Biometry and Risk Estimation--Health Risks from Environmental 
Exposures; 93.142, NIEHS Hazardous Waste Worker Health and Safety 
Training; 93.143, NIEHS Superfund Hazardous Substances--Basic 
Research and Education; 93.894, Resources and Manpower Development 
in the Environmental Health Sciences; 93.113, Biological Response to 
Environmental Health Hazards; 93.114, Applied Toxicological Research 
and Testing, National Institutes of Health, HHS)

    Dated: June 18, 2008.
Jennifer Spaeth,
Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy.
 [FR Doc. E8-14261 Filed 6-24-08; 8:45 am]
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