Board of Scientific Counselors, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (BSC, NIOSH), 61684 [2016-21399]

Download as PDF 61684 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 173 / Wednesday, September 7, 2016 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES Board of Scientific Counselors, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (BSC, NIOSH) 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 for the aforementioned committee: Time and Date: 8:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., EDT, September 27, 2016. Place: Patriots Plaza I, 395 E Street SW., Room 9000, Washington, DC 20201. The meeting is also available via webcast. Status: This meeting is open to the public, limited only by the space available. The meeting room accommodates approximately 33 people. The public is welcome to participate during the public comment period, 12:30 p.m.–12:45 p.m. EDT, September 27, 2016. Please note that the public comment period ends at the time indicated above or following the last call for comments, whichever is earlier. Members of the public who want to comment must sign up by providing their name by mail, email, or telephone, at the addresses provided below by September 23, 2016. Each commenter will be provided up to five minutes for comment. A limited number of time slots are available and will be assigned on a first come-first served basis. Written comments will also be accepted from those unable to attend the public session via an on-line form at the following Web site: http:// www.cdc.gov/niosh/bsc/contact.html. The meeting is also open to the public via webcast. If you wish to attend in person or by webcast, please see the NIOSH Web site to register (http:// www.cdc.gov/niosh/bsc/) or call (404– 498–2539) at least five business days in advance of the meeting. Teleconference is available toll-free; please dial (888) 397–9578, Participant Pass Code 63257516. Adobe Connect webcast will be available at https:// odniosh.adobeconnect.com/nioshbsc/ for participants wanting to connect remotely. Purpose: The Secretary, the Assistant Secretary for Health, and by delegation the Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, are authorized under Sections 301 and 308 of the Public Health Service Act to conduct directly or by grants or contracts, research, experiments, and demonstrations VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:44 Sep 06, 2016 Jkt 238001 relating to occupational safety and health and to mine health. The Board of Scientific Counselors provides guidance to the Director, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health on research and prevention programs. Specifically, the Board provides guidance on the Institute’s research activities related to developing and evaluating hypotheses, systematically documenting findings and disseminating results. The Board evaluates the degree to which the activities of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health: (1) conform to appropriate scientific standards, (2) address current, relevant needs, and (3) produce intended results. Matters for Discussion: NIOSH Director’s update; Chronic Kidney Disease and Pesticide Exposure; NIOSH Oil and Gas Sector Program; Engineering Controls for Additive (3D) Manufacturing, and Engineering Controls and Nanomaterials. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. An agenda is also posted on the NIOSH Web site (http://www.cdc.gov/ niosh/bsc/). Members of the public who wish to address the NIOSH BSC are requested to contact the Executive Secretary for scheduling purposes (see contact information below). Alternatively, written comments to the BSC may be submitted via an on-line form at the following Web site: http:// www.cdc.gov/niosh/bsc/contact.html. Contact Person for More Information: Paul J. Middendorf, Ph.D., Executive Secretary, BSC, NIOSH, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road NE., MS–E20, Atlanta, GA 30329–4018, telephone (404) 498–2500, fax (404) 498–2526. 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 both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Elaine L. Baker, MPH, DLP, Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). [FR Doc. 2016–21399 Filed 9–6–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–19–P PO 00000 Frm 00023 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Board of Scientific Counselors, Office of Infectious Diseases (BSC, OID) 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.–5:00 p.m., EDT, September 27, 2016; 8:00 a.m.– 12:00 p.m., EDT, September 28, 2016. Place: CDC, Global Communications Center, 1600 Clifton Road NE., Building 19, Auditorium B3, Atlanta, Georgia 30333. Status: The meeting is open to the public, limited only by the space available. Purpose: The BSC, OID, provides advice and guidance to the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services; the Director, CDC; the Director, OID; and the Directors of the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, the National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, and the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, CDC, in the following areas: strategies, goals, and priorities for programs; research within the national centers; and overall strategic direction and focus of OID and the national centers. Matters for Discussion: The meeting will include updates from CDC’s infectious disease national centers; a report from the Board’s Food Safety Modernization Act Surveillance Working Group; and focused discussions on several program priorities, including viral hepatitis, Zika, and antimicrobial resistance. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. Contact Person for More Information: Robin Moseley, M.A.T., Designated Federal Officer, OID, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road NE., Mailstop D10, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, Telephone: (404) 639– 4461. 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 both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. E:\FR\FM\07SEN1.SGM 07SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 173 (Wednesday, September 7, 2016)]
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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Board of Scientific Counselors, National Institute for 
Occupational Safety and Health (BSC, NIOSH)

    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 for the aforementioned 
committee:
    Time and Date: 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., EDT, September 27, 2016.
    Place: Patriots Plaza I, 395 E Street SW., Room 9000, Washington, 
DC 20201. The meeting is also available via webcast.
    Status: This meeting is open to the public, limited only by the 
space available. The meeting room accommodates approximately 33 people. 
The public is welcome to participate during the public comment period, 
12:30 p.m.-12:45 p.m. EDT, September 27, 2016.
    Please note that the public comment period ends at the time 
indicated above or following the last call for comments, whichever is 
earlier. Members of the public who want to comment must sign up by 
providing their name by mail, email, or telephone, at the addresses 
provided below by September 23, 2016. Each commenter will be provided 
up to five minutes for comment. A limited number of time slots are 
available and will be assigned on a first come-first served basis. 
Written comments will also be accepted from those unable to attend the 
public session via an on-line form at the following Web site: http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/bsc/contact.html. The meeting is also open to the 
public via webcast. If you wish to attend in person or by webcast, 
please see the NIOSH Web site to register (http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/bsc/) or call (404-498-2539) at least five business days in advance of 
the meeting. Teleconference is available toll-free; please dial (888) 
397-9578, Participant Pass Code 63257516. Adobe Connect webcast will be 
available at https://odniosh.adobeconnect.com/nioshbsc/ for 
participants wanting to connect remotely.
    Purpose: The Secretary, the Assistant Secretary for Health, and by 
delegation the Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 
are authorized under Sections 301 and 308 of the Public Health Service 
Act to conduct directly or by grants or contracts, research, 
experiments, and demonstrations relating to occupational safety and 
health and to mine health. The Board of Scientific Counselors provides 
guidance to the Director, National Institute for Occupational Safety 
and Health on research and prevention programs. Specifically, the Board 
provides guidance on the Institute's research activities related to 
developing and evaluating hypotheses, systematically documenting 
findings and disseminating results. The Board evaluates the degree to 
which the activities of the National Institute for Occupational Safety 
and Health: (1) conform to appropriate scientific standards, (2) 
address current, relevant needs, and (3) produce intended results.
    Matters for Discussion: NIOSH Director's update; Chronic Kidney 
Disease and Pesticide Exposure; NIOSH Oil and Gas Sector Program; 
Engineering Controls for Additive (3D) Manufacturing, and Engineering 
Controls and Nanomaterials.
    Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate.
    An agenda is also posted on the NIOSH Web site (http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/bsc/). Members of the public who wish to address the NIOSH BSC 
are requested to contact the Executive Secretary for scheduling 
purposes (see contact information below). Alternatively, written 
comments to the BSC may be submitted via an on-line form at the 
following Web site: http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/bsc/contact.html.
    Contact Person for More Information: Paul J. Middendorf, Ph.D., 
Executive Secretary, BSC, NIOSH, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road NE., MS-E20, 
Atlanta, GA 30329-4018, telephone (404) 498-2500, fax (404) 498-2526.
    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 both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Agency 
for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry.

Elaine L. Baker, MPH, DLP,
Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease 
Control and Prevention (CDC).
[FR Doc. 2016-21399 Filed 9-6-16; 8:45 am]
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