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Download as PDF jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 199 / Friday, October 16, 2009 / Notices the meeting. Background material is available on the FDA Internet under the appropriate date at http://www.fda.gov/ AdvisoryCommittees/Calendar/ default.htm. Scroll down to the appropriate advisory committee link. Procedure: Interested persons may present data, information, or views, orally or in writing, on issues pending before the committee. Written submissions may be made to the contact person on or before November 16, 2009. Oral presentations from the public will be scheduled between approximately 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Those desiring to make formal oral presentations should notify the contact person and submit a brief statement of the general nature of the evidence or arguments they wish to present, the names and addresses of proposed participants, and an indication of the approximate time requested to make their presentation on or before November 12, 2009. 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Agenda On Friday, November 13, the Council meeting will convene at 9 a.m., with the call to order by the Council Chair and approval of previous Council summary notes. The AHRQ director will present her update on current research, programs, and initiatives. The agenda will include a report from the subcommittee of Child Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (CHIPRA) Quality Provisions, and discussion of the Patient Safety and Medical Liability Reform Demonstration Project. The final agenda will be available on the AHRQ Web site at http:// www.ahrq.gov no later than November 9, 2009. Dated: October 7, 2009. Carolyn M. Clancy, Director. [FR Doc. E9–24885 Filed 10–15–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4160–90–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Council on Graduate Medical Education; Notice of Meeting In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), notice is hereby given of the following meeting: Name: Council on Graduate Medical Education (COGME). Dates and Times: November 18, 2009, 8:30 a.m.–4:45 p.m., November 19, 2009, 7:30 a.m.–4:15 p.m. Place: Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Executive Meeting Center, Regency Ballroom, 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20854, Telephone: (301) 468–1100. Status: The meeting will be open to the public. Agenda: On the morning of November 18, following the welcoming remarks from the COGME Chair and the Executive Secretary of COGME, there will be a presentation on the AAMC and the Physician Workforce given by Darrell G. Kirch, M.D., followed by a panel presentation: ‘‘Does the Nation Have the Right Number and Mix of GME Slots,’’ given by Edward Salsberg, M.P.A.; David Sundwall, M.D.; and Fitzhugh Mullan, M.D. The Vice Chair of COGME, Robert Phillips, Jr., M.D., M.S.P.H., will be the facilitator. In the late morning there will be a presentation of Bureau of Health Professions E:\FR\FM\16OCN1.SGM 16OCN1 53276 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 199 / Friday, October 16, 2009 / Notices physician workforce studies in development by Tim Dall; Roger Straw, Ph.D.; and Charles Roehrig, Ph.D. In the afternoon there will be several presentations. Thomas Russell, M.D., F.A.C.S. will present on the adequacy of the general surgery workforce. Patrick Dowling, M.D. will present on a primary care recruitment initiative. Francis J. Crosson, M.D. will explore the role of MedPAC in health reform and its implications for COGME. And finally, Fitzhugh Mullan, M.D. will present on the state of health reform in legislation and its implications for COGME. On November 19, the Council will convene into writing groups to further work on the Council’s emerging 20th Report. There will be a plenary discussion of near final drafts of the report. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. For Further Information Contact: Anyone interested in obtaining a roster of members or other relevant information should write or contact Jerald M. Katzoff, Executive Secretary, COGME, Division of Medicine and Dentistry, Bureau of Health Professions, Parklawn Building, Room 9A–27, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857, Telephone (301) 443–4443. The Web address for information on the Council and the November 18–19, 2009 meeting agenda is http://cogme.gov. Dated: October 7, 2009. Alexandra Huttinger, Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination. [FR Doc. E9–24918 Filed 10–15–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES National Institute on Aging; Notice of Closed Meetings Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. App.), 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(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 Institute on Aging Special Emphasis Panel; Behavioral Economics. Date: November 9, 2009. Time: 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:37 Oct 15, 2009 Jkt 220001 Place: National Institute on Aging, Gateway Building, 7201 Wisconsin Avenue, 2C218, Bethesda, MD 20892. (Telephone Conference Call) Contact Person: Alfonso R. Latoni, PhD, Deputy Chief, Scientific Review Branch, National Institute on Aging, 7201 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 2C218, Bethesda, MD 20892, 301–402–7702, latonia@nia.nih.gov. Name of Committee: National Institute on Aging Special Emphasis Panel; Mechanisms of Longevity in Rodents. Date: November 24, 2009. Time: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: National Institute on Aging, Gateway Building, 7201 Wisconsin Avenue, 2C212, Bethesda, MD 20892. (Telephone Conference Call) Contact Person: Elaine Lewis, PhD, Scientific Review Officer, Scientific Review Branch, National Institute on Aging, Gateway Building, Suite 2C212, MSC–9205, 7201 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20892, 301–402–7707, elainelewis@nia.nih.gov. Name of Committee: National Institute on Aging Special Emphasis Panel; Diet Restriction. Date: December 2, 2009. Time: 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: National Institute on Aging, Gateway Building, 7201 Wisconsin Avenue, 2C212, Bethesda, MD 20892. (Telephone Conference Call) Contact Person: Alicja L Markowska, PhD, DSC, Scientific Review Officer, Scientific Review Branch, National Institute on Aging, 7201 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 2C212, Bethesda, MD 20892, 301–496–9666, markowsa@nia.nih.gov. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.866, Aging Research, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Dated: October 8, 2009. Jennifer Spaeth, Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. E9–24878 Filed 10–15–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–P 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. App.), 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(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 PO 00000 Frm 00064 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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; Molecular Genetics Member Conflicts. Date: October 26, 2009. Time: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892. (Telephone Conference Call) Contact Person: Barbara J. Thomas, PhD, Scientific Review Officer, Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 2218, MSC 7890, Bethesda, MD 20892, 301–435– 0603, bthomas@csr.nih.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. Name of Committee: Center for Scientific Review Special Emphasis Panel; Biophysical and Biochemical Sciences Fellowship Panel. Date: November 4, 2009. Time: 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Hotel Nikko San Francisco, 222 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94102. Contact Person: Denise Beusen, PhD, Scientific Review Officer, Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 4142, MSC 7806, Bethesda, MD 20892, (301) 435– 1267, beusend@csr.nih.gov. Name of Committee: Center for Scientific Review Special Emphasis Panel; Shared Mass Spectral Instruments. Date: November 11–12, 2009. Time: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Doubletree Hotel Washington, 1515 Rhode Island Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20005. Contact Person: David R. Jollie, PhD, Scientific Review Officer, Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 4150, MSC 7806, Bethesda, MD 20892, (301) 435– 1722, jollieda@csr.nih.gov. Name of Committee: Center for Scientific Review Special Emphasis Panel; RFA–OD– 09–008 BRDG–SPAN and RFA–OD–09–009 Catalyst ARRA Review Panel 3. Date: November 16, 2009. Time: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Residence Inn Bethesda, 7335 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20814. Contact Person: Bonnie L. Burgess-Beusse, PhD, Scientific Review Officer, Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 2182, MSC 7818, Bethesda, MD 20892, 301–435– 1783, beusseb@mail.nih.gov. 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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 199 (Friday, October 16, 2009)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Health Resources and Services Administration


Council on Graduate Medical Education; Notice of Meeting

    In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463), notice is hereby given of the following 
meeting:

    Name: Council on Graduate Medical Education (COGME).
    Dates and Times: November 18, 2009, 8:30 a.m.-4:45 p.m., 
November 19, 2009, 7:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m.
    Place: Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Executive Meeting Center, 
Regency Ballroom, 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20854, 
Telephone: (301) 468-1100.
    Status: The meeting will be open to the public.
    Agenda: On the morning of November 18, following the welcoming 
remarks from the COGME Chair and the Executive Secretary of COGME, 
there will be a presentation on the AAMC and the Physician Workforce 
given by Darrell G. Kirch, M.D., followed by a panel presentation: 
``Does the Nation Have the Right Number and Mix of GME Slots,'' 
given by Edward Salsberg, M.P.A.; David Sundwall, M.D.; and Fitzhugh 
Mullan, M.D. The Vice Chair of COGME, Robert Phillips, Jr., M.D., 
M.S.P.H., will be the facilitator.
    In the late morning there will be a presentation of Bureau of 
Health Professions

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physician workforce studies in development by Tim Dall; Roger Straw, 
Ph.D.; and Charles Roehrig, Ph.D.
    In the afternoon there will be several presentations. Thomas 
Russell, M.D., F.A.C.S. will present on the adequacy of the general 
surgery workforce. Patrick Dowling, M.D. will present on a primary 
care recruitment initiative. Francis J. Crosson, M.D. will explore 
the role of MedPAC in health reform and its implications for COGME. 
And finally, Fitzhugh Mullan, M.D. will present on the state of 
health reform in legislation and its implications for COGME.
    On November 19, the Council will convene into writing groups to 
further work on the Council's emerging 20th Report. There will be a 
plenary discussion of near final drafts of the report. Agenda items 
are subject to change as priorities dictate.
    For Further Information Contact: Anyone interested in obtaining 
a roster of members or other relevant information should write or 
contact Jerald M. Katzoff, Executive Secretary, COGME, Division of 
Medicine and Dentistry, Bureau of Health Professions, Parklawn 
Building, Room 9A-27, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857, 
Telephone (301) 443-4443. The Web address for information on the 
Council and the November 18-19, 2009 meeting agenda is http://cogme.gov.

    Dated: October 7, 2009.
Alexandra Huttinger,
Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination.
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