National Institute of General Medical Sciences; Notice of Meeting, 49468-49469 [E8-19224]

Download as PDF 49468 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 163 / Thursday, August 21, 2008 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health National Institutes of Health National Eye Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting National Institute of Nursing Research; 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, National Eye Institute. 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 intramural programs and projects conducted by the National Eye Institute, 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. mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Name of Committee: Board of Scientific Counselors, National Eye Institute. Date: September 8–9, 2008. Time: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate personal qualifications and performance, and competence of individual investigators. Place: National Institutes of Health, Natcher Building, 45 Center Drive, C1/C2, Bethesda, MD 20892. Contact Person: Sheldon S Miller, Ph.D., Scientific Director, National Institutes of Health, National Eye Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, (301) 451–6763. In the interest of security, NIH has instituted stringent procedures for entrance onto the NIH campus. All visitor vehicles, including taxicabs, hotel, and airport shuttles will be inspected before being allowed on campus. Visitors will be asked to show one form of identification (for example, a government-issued photo ID, driver’s license, or passport) and to state the purpose of their visit. Information is also available on the Institutes/Centers home page: http:// www.nei.nih.gov, where an agenda and any additional information for the meeting will be posted when available. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.867, Vision Research, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Dated: August 13, 2008. Jennifer Spaeth, Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. E8–19221 Filed 8–20–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–M VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:48 Aug 20, 2008 Jkt 214001 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 National Advisory Council for Nursing Research. 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 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 Advisory Council for Nursing Research. Date: September 16–17, 2008. Open: September 16, 2008, 1 p.m. to Adjournment. Agenda: Discussion of Program Policies and Issues. Place: National Institutes of Health, Building 31, 31 Center Drive, Conf. 6C, Room 10, Bethesda, MD 20892. Closed: September 17, 2008, 9:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: National Institutes of Health, Building 31, 31 Center Drive, Conf. 6C, Room 10, Bethesda, MD 20892. Contact Person: Mary E. Kerr, FAAN, RN, Ph.D., Deputy Director, National Institute of Nursing, National Institutes of Health, 31 Center Drive, Room 5B–05, Bethesda, MD 20892–2178 , 301/496–8230, kerrme@mail.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. In the interest of security, NIH has instituted stringent procedures for entrance onto the NIH campus. All visitor vehicles, including taxicabs, hotel, and airport shuttles will be inspected before being allowed on campus. Visitors will be asked to show one form of identification (for example, a PO 00000 Frm 00063 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 government-issued photo ID, driver’s license, or passport) and to state the purpose of their visit. Information is also available on the Institute’s/Center’s home page: http:// www.nih.gov/ninr/a_advisory.html, where an agenda and any additional information for the meeting will be posted when available. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.361, Nursing Research, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Dated: August 13, 2008. Jennifer Spaeth, Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. E8–19223 Filed 8–20–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health National Institute of General Medical 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 National Advisory General Medical Sciences Council. 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 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 Advisory General Medical Sciences Council. Date: September 18–19, 2008. Closed: September 18, 2008, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: National Institutes of Health, Natcher Building, Conference Rooms E1 & E2, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892. Closed: September 19, 2008, 8 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. E:\FR\FM\21AUN1.SGM 21AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 163 / Thursday, August 21, 2008 / Notices Place: National Institutes of Health, Natcher Building, Conference Rooms E1 & E2, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892. Open: September 19, 2008, 8:45 a.m. to adjournment. Agenda: For the discussion of program policies and issues, opening remarks, report of the Director, NIGMS, and other business of the Council. Place: National Institutes of Health, Natcher Building, Conference Rooms E1 & E2, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892. Contact Person: Ann A. Hagan, PhD, Associate Director for Extramural Activities, NIGMS, NIH, DHHS, 45 Center Drive, Room 2AN24H, MSC6200, Bethesda, MD 20892– 6200, (301) 594–4499, hagana@nigms.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. In the interest of security, NIH has instituted stringent procedures for entrance onto the NIH campus. All visitor vehicles, including taxicabs, hotel, and airport shuttles will be inspected before being allowed on campus. Visitors will be asked to show one form of identification (for example, a government-issued photo ID, driver’s license, or passport) and to state the purpose of their visit. Information is also available on the Institute’s/Center’s home page: http:// www.nigms.nih.gov/about/ advisory_council.html, where an agenda and any additional information for the meeting will be posted when available. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.375, Minority Biomedical Research Support; 93.821, Cell Biology and Biophysics Research; 93.859, Pharmacology, Physiology, and Biological Chemistry Research; 93.862, Genetics and Developmental Biology Research; 93.88, Minority Access to Research Careers; 93.96, Special Minority Initiatives, National Institutes of Health, HHS) August 25, 2008 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. via teleconference. The meeting will include the review, discussion and evaluation of grant applications. Therefore the meeting will be closed to the public as determined by the Administrator, SAMHSA, in accordance with Title 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(6) and 5 U.S.C. App. 2. § 10(d). Substantive program information, a summary of the meetings and a roster of Council members may be obtained as soon as possible after each meeting, either by accessing the SAMHSA Committee Web site at http:// www.nac.samhsa.gov, or by contacting CMHS National Advisory Council’s Designated Federal Official, Ms. Dianne McSwain (see contact information below). Dated: August 12, 2008. Jennifer Spaeth, Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. E8–19224 Filed 8–20–08; 8:45 am] [Docket No. FR–5237–N–01] BILLING CODE 4140–01–M AGENCY: Committee Name: SAMHSA Center for Mental Health Services National Advisory Council. Date/Time/Type: August 25, 2008, from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.: Closed. Place(s): SAMHSA Building, 1 Choke Cherry Road, Conference Room 6–1060, Rockville, Maryland 20857. Contact: Dianne McSwain, M.S.W., Designated Federal Official, 1 Choke Cherry, Rm. 6–1063, Rockville, Maryland 20857, Telephone: (240) 276–1828, Fax: (240) 276– 1850, e-mail: Dianne.McSwain@samhsa.hhs.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. Toian Vaughn, Committee Management Officer, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. [FR Doc. E8–19360 Filed 8–20–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4162–20–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT Notice of HUD’s Policy on Quality Assurance Review (QAR) of Electronic Application Submission Difficulties Office of the Secretary, HUD. Notice for HUD’s procedure on quality control review of electronic application submission difficulties. ACTION: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Center for Mental Health Services; Notice of Meeting Pursuant to Public Law 92–463, notice is hereby given that the Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS) National Advisory Council will meet on VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:48 Aug 20, 2008 Jkt 214001 SUMMARY: Since 2005, HUD has required that applicants for HUD’s discretionary funding submit their applications electronically through Grants.gov, unless the applicant previously received a waiver of this requirement. Since July 2, 2008, however, applicants for HUD assistance have indicated that they have encountered technical difficulties in their electronic application PO 00000 Frm 00064 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 49469 submissions. Today’s notice announces that HUD is taking action to respond to these concerns and is conducting a Quality Assurance Review (QAR) to identify applicants that correctly followed all electronic application submission instructions, including registration for electronic submission, but were unable to submit an application because of technical problems related to the use of the Adobe Acrobat forms and Grants.gov error messages. DATES: Applicants that had difficulties submitting an electronic application for assistance in response to a notice of funding availability (NOFA), for which the deadline date has passed, may submit a request for QAR by September 5, 2008. Applicants having difficulties submitting an electronic application for assistance, in response to a NOFA for which the deadline date has not passed, may submit a request for QAR, beginning at 12:01 a.m. eastern time on the day following the deadline date, and must do so by 12:01 a.m. 15 days later. Requests for QAR must be submitted by e-mail to the appropriate program contact listed in the appendix to this notice to facilitate timely receipt. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information about each funded program, or to submit your QAR appeal, please contact the individual listed in the appendix to this notice. Appeals must be submitted by e-mail. When submitting the appeal, please place in the subject line the program name, applicant name, and any Grants.gov Call-Center ticket number(s). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Since 2005, HUD has required that applicants for HUD’s discretionary funding submit their applications electronically through Grants.gov, unless the applicant previously received a waiver of the requirement. Since January 2008, HUD has published a number of documents that provided instructions to meet the requirement, including HUD’s Early Registration Notice, published on March 10, 2008 (73 FR 12751); HUD’s Notice of FY2008 Funding Availability, Policy Requirements and General Section to HUD’s FY2008 Notices of Funding Availability (NOFAs) for HUD’s Discretionary Programs (General Section), published on March 19, 2008 (73 FR 14882); and the Introduction to the SuperNOFA published on May 12, 2008 (73 FR 27032) (collectively referred to as ‘‘electronic submission instructions’’). Since July 2, 2008, however, applicants for HUD assistance have indicated that they have encountered technical difficulties in their electronic application E:\FR\FM\21AUN1.SGM 21AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 163 (Thursday, August 21, 2008)]
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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

National Institutes of Health


National Institute of General Medical 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 National Advisory General Medical Sciences Council.
    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 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 Advisory General Medical Sciences 
Council.
    Date: September 18-19, 2008.
    Closed: September 18, 2008, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications.
    Place: National Institutes of Health, Natcher Building, 
Conference Rooms E1 & E2, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892.
    Closed: September 19, 2008, 8 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.
    Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications.

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    Place: National Institutes of Health, Natcher Building, 
Conference Rooms E1 & E2, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892.
    Open: September 19, 2008, 8:45 a.m. to adjournment.
    Agenda: For the discussion of program policies and issues, 
opening remarks, report of the Director, NIGMS, and other business 
of the Council.
    Place: National Institutes of Health, Natcher Building, 
Conference Rooms E1 & E2, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892.
    Contact Person: Ann A. Hagan, PhD, Associate Director for 
Extramural Activities, NIGMS, NIH, DHHS, 45 Center Drive, Room 
2AN24H, MSC6200, Bethesda, MD 20892-6200, (301) 594-4499, 
hagana@nigms.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.
    In the interest of security, NIH has instituted stringent 
procedures for entrance onto the NIH campus. All visitor vehicles, 
including taxicabs, hotel, and airport shuttles will be inspected 
before being allowed on campus. Visitors will be asked to show one 
form of identification (for example, a government-issued photo ID, 
driver's license, or passport) and to state the purpose of their 
visit.
    Information is also available on the Institute's/Center's home 
page: http://www.nigms.nih.gov/about/advisory_council.html, where 
an agenda and any additional information for the meeting will be 
posted when available.

(Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.375, 
Minority Biomedical Research Support; 93.821, Cell Biology and 
Biophysics Research; 93.859, Pharmacology, Physiology, and 
Biological Chemistry Research; 93.862, Genetics and Developmental 
Biology Research; 93.88, Minority Access to Research Careers; 93.96, 
Special Minority Initiatives, National Institutes of Health, HHS)

    Dated: August 12, 2008.
Jennifer Spaeth,
Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy.
[FR Doc. E8-19224 Filed 8-20-08; 8:45 am]
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