Board of Scientific Counselors, Coordinating Center for Health Promotion (BSC, CCHP), 78801 [E8-30486]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 247 / Tuesday, December 23, 2008 / Notices management activities, for both CDC and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Dated: December 15, 2008. Elaine L. Baker, Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. E8–30487 Filed 12–22–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Board of Scientific Counselors, Coordinating Center for Health Promotion (BSC, CCHP) In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announces the following meeting of the aforementioned committee: Times and Dates: 1 p.m.–5 p.m., January 14, 2009; 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m., January 15, 2009. Place: CDC, 1825 Century Boulevard, NE., Century Center Building 2400, Room 1042, Atlanta, Georgia 30345. Status: Open to the public, limited only by the space available. The meeting room accommodates approximately 75 people. Purpose: This BSC is charged with providing advice and guidance to the Secretary of Health and Human Services, the Director of CDC, and the Director of CCHP concerning strategies and goals for the programs and research within the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities and the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. Matters To Be Discussed: The agenda will include an introduction to the federal advisory committee process for new members; an overview of the CDC, CCHP, and the national centers; and a discussion of the secondary review process. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. Providing Oral or Written Comments: It is the policy of the BSC, CCHP to accept written public comments and provide a brief period for oral public comments. Oral Comments: In general, each individual or group requesting to make an oral presentation will be limited to a total time of five minutes (unless otherwise indicated). Speakers must also submit their comments in writing for inclusion in the meeting’s Summary Report. To ensure adequate time is scheduled for public comments, individuals or groups planning to make an oral presentation should, when possible, notify the contact person below at least one week prior to the meeting date. Written Comments: For individuals or groups unable to attend the meeting, the CCHP BSC accepts written VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:29 Dec 22, 2008 Jkt 217001 comments until the date of the meeting (unless otherwise stated). However, the comments should be received at least one week prior to the meeting date so that the comments may be made available to the BSC for their consideration and public distribution. Written comments, one hard copy with original signature, should be provided to the contact person below. Written comments will be included in the meeting’s Summary Report. Contact Person for Additional Information: Karen Steinberg, PhD, Senior Science Officer, Coordinating Center for Health Promotion, CDC, 4770 Buford Highway, NE., Mailstop E– 70, Atlanta, Georgia 30341; telephone (404) 498–6700; fax (404) 498–6880; or via e-mail at Karen.Steinberg@cdc.hhs.gov. 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 CDC and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Dated: December 12, 2008. Elaine L. Baker, Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. E8–30486 Filed 12–22–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Clinical Laboratory Improvement Advisory Committee, (CLIAC) In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announces the following meeting of the aforementioned committee: Times and Dates: 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m., February 4, 2009, 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m., February 5, 2009. Place: CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, NE., Tom Harkin Global Communications Center, Building 19, Room 232, Auditorium B, Atlanta, Georgia 30333. Status: Open to the public, limited only by the space available. The meeting room accommodates approximately 100 people. Purpose: This Committee is charged with providing scientific and technical advice and guidance to the Secretary of Health and Human Services, the Assistant Secretary for Health, and the Director, CDC, regarding the need for, and the nature of, revisions to the standards under which clinical laboratories are regulated; the impact on medical and laboratory practice of proposed revisions to the standards; and the modification of the standards to accommodate technological advances. Matters To Be Discussed: The agenda will include updates from the CDC, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, and the PO 00000 Frm 00081 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 78801 Food and Drug Administration; and presentations and discussions addressing studies and evaluation of laboratory practices and standards. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. New Information—Online Registration Required: In order to expedite security clearance process at the CDC Roybal Campus located on Clifton Road, all CLIAC attendees are required to register for the meeting online at least 14 days in advance at http:// wwwn.cdc.gov/cliac/default.aspx by clicking the ‘‘Register for a Meeting’’ link and completing all forms according to the instructions given. Please complete all the required fields before submitting your registration and submit no later than January 21, 2009. Providing Oral or Written Comments: It is the policy of CLIAC to accept written public comments and provide a brief period for oral public comments whenever possible. Oral Comments: In general, each individual or group requesting to make an oral presentation will be limited to a total time of five minutes (unless otherwise indicated). Speakers must also submit their comments in writing for inclusion in the meeting’s Summary Report. To assure adequate time is scheduled for public comments, individuals or groups planning to make an oral presentation should, when possible, notify the contact person below at least one week prior to the meeting date. Written Comments: For individuals or groups unable to attend the meeting, CLIAC accepts written comments until the date of the meeting (unless otherwise stated). However, the comments should be received at least one week prior to the meeting date so that the comments may be made available to the Committee for their consideration and public distribution. Written comments, one hard copy with original signature, should be provided to the contact person below. Written comments will be included in the meeting’s Summary Report. Contact Person for Additional Information: Nancy Anderson, Chief, Laboratory Practice Standards Branch, Division of Laboratory Systems, National Center for Preparedness, Detection, and Control of Infectious Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, NE., Mailstop F–11, Atlanta, Georgia 30333; telephone (404) 498– 2741; fax (404) 498–2219; or via e-mail at Nancy.Anderson@cdc.hhs.gov 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 CDC and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Dated: December 15, 2008. Elaine L. Baker, Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. E8–30485 Filed 12–22–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P E:\FR\FM\23DEN1.SGM 23DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 247 (Tuesday, December 23, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Page 78801]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-30486]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Board of Scientific Counselors, Coordinating Center for Health 
Promotion (BSC, CCHP)

    In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463), the Centers for Disease Control and 
Prevention (CDC) announces the following meeting of the aforementioned 
committee:

    Times and Dates: 1 p.m.-5 p.m., January 14, 2009; 8:30 a.m.-3:30 
p.m., January 15, 2009.
    Place: CDC, 1825 Century Boulevard, NE., Century Center Building 
2400, Room 1042, Atlanta, Georgia 30345.
    Status: Open to the public, limited only by the space available. 
The meeting room accommodates approximately 75 people.
    Purpose: This BSC is charged with providing advice and guidance 
to the Secretary of Health and Human Services, the Director of CDC, 
and the Director of CCHP concerning strategies and goals for the 
programs and research within the National Center on Birth Defects 
and Developmental Disabilities and the National Center for Chronic 
Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.
    Matters To Be Discussed: The agenda will include an introduction 
to the federal advisory committee process for new members; an 
overview of the CDC, CCHP, and the national centers; and a 
discussion of the secondary review process.
    Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate.
    Providing Oral or Written Comments: It is the policy of the BSC, 
CCHP to accept written public comments and provide a brief period 
for oral public comments. Oral Comments: In general, each individual 
or group requesting to make an oral presentation will be limited to 
a total time of five minutes (unless otherwise indicated). Speakers 
must also submit their comments in writing for inclusion in the 
meeting's Summary Report. To ensure adequate time is scheduled for 
public comments, individuals or groups planning to make an oral 
presentation should, when possible, notify the contact person below 
at least one week prior to the meeting date. Written Comments: For 
individuals or groups unable to attend the meeting, the CCHP BSC 
accepts written comments until the date of the meeting (unless 
otherwise stated). However, the comments should be received at least 
one week prior to the meeting date so that the comments may be made 
available to the BSC for their consideration and public 
distribution. Written comments, one hard copy with original 
signature, should be provided to the contact person below. Written 
comments will be included in the meeting's Summary Report.
    Contact Person for Additional Information: Karen Steinberg, PhD, 
Senior Science Officer, Coordinating Center for Health Promotion, 
CDC, 4770 Buford Highway, NE., Mailstop E-70, Atlanta, Georgia 
30341; telephone (404) 498-6700; fax (404) 498-6880; or via e-mail 
at Karen.Steinberg@cdc.hhs.gov.
    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 CDC and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease 
Registry.

    Dated: December 12, 2008.
Elaine L. Baker,
Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease 
Control and Prevention.
[FR Doc. E8-30486 Filed 12-22-08; 8:45 am]
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