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Download as PDF 32930 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 136 / Tuesday, July 18, 2017 / Notices travel made in connection with their duties as members of the Council. sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES Authority: The Committee was established by the directive of the Secretary, in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended, 5 U.S.C. App. 2. Membership Criteria and Qualifications: VHA is requesting nominations for upcoming vacancies on the Committee. In accordance with the Council’s current charter, the Council will be comprised of not more than 12 members. Members will be selected from knowledgeable VA and non-VA experts, and Veterans’ community representatives with special qualifications and competence to deal effectively with research and development issues in the VA. Appropriate categories of primary expertise that may be represented include: a. Basic biomedical research; b. rehabilitation research and development; c. health services research and development; d. clinical research; e. geriatric care; f. primary care; g. special Veterans population health issues; h. occupational and environmental health research; i. mental health and behavioral research; and j. surgery. In addition, the Council will have at least one Veteran as a member to ensure an important perspective on the health problems of Veterans. The Secretary will appoint members for overlapping 2-year terms of service and may reappoint members for one additional term. The Secretary will appoint the Chair for a term of not more than 3 years and may reappoint the Chair for one additional term. Several members may be regular government employees, but the majority of the Council’s membership will be special government employees. Requirements for Nomination Submission: Nominations should be typed in 12 point font (one nomination per nominator). 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The cover letter must summarize the nominee’s interest in serving on the Council and contributions she/he can make to the work of the Council, his/her current engagement in relevant Veterans service activities, and his/her the military branch affiliation and timeframe of military service (if applicable). Finally, please include in the cover letter the nominee’s complete contact information (name, address, email address, and phone number); and a statement confirming that she/he is not a Federally-registered lobbyist. The resume/CV should show professional work experience, publications, academic affiliations, and Veterans service involvement, and highlight any service related to issues considered by the National Research Advisory Council. Note that VA will conduct an ethics review for each selected nominee. Self-nominations will be accepted. Any letters of nomination from organizations or other individuals should accompany the package when it is submitted. Non-Veterans are also eligible for nomination. Additional information regarding this issue can be found at www.federalregister.gov/articles/2014/ 08/13/2014–19140/revised-guidanceonappointment-of-lobbyists-to-federaladvisory-Councils-boards-andcommissions. The Department makes every effort to ensure that the membership of VA Federal advisory Committees is fairly balanced in terms of points of view represented and the committee’s capabilities. Every effort is made to ensure that a broad representation of geographic areas, gender, racial and ethnic minority groups, and the disabled are given consideration for membership. Appointment to this Committee shall be made without discrimination because of a person’s race, color, religion, sex (including gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, and pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, or genetic information. Other considerations to promote a balanced membership may include: Longevity of military service, significant deployment and research experience, ability to handle complex issues, experience PO 00000 Frm 00146 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 running complex organizations, special qualifications, and competence to effectively advise on VA research and development issues. Dated: July 13, 2017. LaTonya L. Small, Federal Advisory Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2017–15062 Filed 7–17–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Disciplinary Appeals Board Panel Department of Veterans Affairs. Notice with request for comments. AGENCY: ACTION: This notice announces that the roster of employees on the Disciplinary Appeals Board Panel is available for review and comment. Employees, employee organizations, and other interested parties shall be provided, without charge, a list of the names of employees on the Panel upon request and may submit comments concerning the suitability for service on the Panel of any employee whose name is on the list. DATES: Names that appear on the Panel may be selected to serve on a Board or as a grievance examiner after August 17, 2017. ADDRESSES: Requests for the list of names of employees on the Panel and written comments may be directed to: Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420. Requests and comments may also be faxed to (202) 495–5200. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Larry Ables, Employee Relations & Performance Management Service, Office of Human Resources Management, Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Mailstop 051, Washington, DC 20420. Mr. Ables may be reached at (202) 461– 6172. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 203 of the Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care Personnel Act of 1991 (Pub. L. 102–40), dated May 7, 1991, revised the disciplinary grievance and appeal procedures for employees appointed under 38 U.S.C. 7401(1). It also required the periodic designation of employees of the Department who are qualified to serve on Disciplinary Appeals Boards. These employees constitute the Disciplinary Appeals Board Panel from which Board members in a case are appointed. Public Law SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\18JYN1.SGM 18JYN1 32931 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 136 / Tuesday, July 18, 2017 / Notices 102–40 requires that the availability of the roster be posted in the Federal Register periodically and not less than annually. Signing Authority: The Secretary of Veterans Affairs, or designee, approved this document and authorized the undersigned to sign and submit the document to the Office of the Federal Register for publication electronically as an official document of the Department of Veterans Affairs. Gina S. Farrisee, Deputy Chief of Staff, Department of Veterans Affairs, approved this document on July 10, 2017, for publication. Dated: July 12, 2017. Michael Shores, Director, Regulation Policy & Management, Office of the Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [2017 Disciplinary Appeals Board (DAB) Trainees—June 6–9, 2017] Physician name Category Title Specialty City Acevedo, William .................... Anderson, Michael T .............. Bates, Barbara E .................... Boswell, Rita S ....................... Brooks, Johnnie R .................. Cannon, Debra C ................... Dhanani, Shawkat .................. Ellington, Tracy L .................... Garcia-Bunuel, Martin L ......... Physician ................................ Chiropractor ............................ Physician ................................ Physician Assistant ................ Physician Assistant ................ Physician Assistant ................ Physician ................................ Podiatrist ................................ Physician ................................ ................................................. Chiropractor ............................ Physical Medicine & Rehab ... Surgery—Vascular/Thoracic .. Surgery—Orthopedic .............. Surgery—ENT/Thoracic ......... ................................................. Podiatry .................................. Primary Care .......................... San Juan ........... Butler ................. Saginaw ............. Kansas City ....... Memphis ............ Dayton ............... White City .......... Madison ............. Baltimore ........... PR PA MI MO TN OH OR WI MD 8 4 10 15 9 10 20 12 5 Horn, Mary Jo ......................... Huss, Jason T ........................ Lynne, David N ....................... Turner, Cassidy L ................... Vien, Lee Q ............................ Worley, Mark A ....................... Zimmerman, Paul S ................ Optometrist ............................. Podiatrist ................................ Optometrist ............................. Dentist .................................... Optometrist ............................. Physician ................................ Dentist .................................... Deputy Chief of Staff .............. Chiropractor ............................ Chief of Staff/PM&R ............... PA/Surgical Care .................... PA/Orthapedic Surgery .......... PA/Primary Care .................... Chief of Staff .......................... Podiatrist ................................ Deputy Chief of Staff/Primary Care. Chief, Optometry .................... Podiatrist ................................ Supervisor, Optometrist ......... Chief, Dental .......................... Optometrist ............................. Chief of Staff/Psychiatry ......... Chief, Dental .......................... Optometry ............................... Podiatry .................................. Optometry ............................... Dental ..................................... Optometry ............................... Psychiatry ............................... Dental ..................................... Fayetteville ........ Seattle ............... Orlando .............. Richmond .......... Palo Alto ............ Fayetteville ........ Sheridan ............ AR WA FL VA CA AR WY 16 20 8 6 21 16 1 Nurse name Category Title Specialty City Cleveland, Cynthia D .............. Gunn, Susan L ....................... Heck, Michael L ...................... Jones, Kendra L ..................... Neff, Tammy A ....................... Ortiz, Celina R ........................ Otterness, Sara A ................... RN .......................................... CRNA ..................................... CRNA ..................................... RN .......................................... RN .......................................... CRNA ..................................... RN .......................................... ADPCS ................................... CRNA ..................................... CRNA ..................................... RN .......................................... Acting ADPCS ........................ CRNA ..................................... APRN ..................................... ................................................. ................................................. ................................................. Surgical ICU ........................... ................................................. ................................................. Nephrology/Dialysis ................ Birmingham ....... Louisville ........... Lebanon ............ Baltimore ........... Iowa City ........... Dallas ................ Minneapolis ....... [FR Doc. 2017–14980 Filed 7–17–17; 8:45 am] sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES BILLING CODE 8320–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:47 Jul 17, 2017 Jkt 241001 PO 00000 Frm 00147 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 E:\FR\FM\18JYN1.SGM 18JYN1 State State AL KY PA MD IA TX MN VISN VISN 7 9 4 5 23 17 23

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 136 (Tuesday, July 18, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Pages 32930-32931]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-14980]


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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Disciplinary Appeals Board Panel

AGENCY: Department of Veterans Affairs.

ACTION: Notice with request for comments.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces that the roster of employees on the 
Disciplinary Appeals Board Panel is available for review and comment. 
Employees, employee organizations, and other interested parties shall 
be provided, without charge, a list of the names of employees on the 
Panel upon request and may submit comments concerning the suitability 
for service on the Panel of any employee whose name is on the list.

DATES: Names that appear on the Panel may be selected to serve on a 
Board or as a grievance examiner after August 17, 2017.

ADDRESSES: Requests for the list of names of employees on the Panel and 
written comments may be directed to: Secretary of Veterans Affairs, 
Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 
20420. Requests and comments may also be faxed to (202) 495-5200.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Larry Ables, Employee Relations & 
Performance Management Service, Office of Human Resources Management, 
Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Mailstop 051, 
Washington, DC 20420. Mr. Ables may be reached at (202) 461-6172.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 203 of the Department of Veterans 
Affairs Health Care Personnel Act of 1991 (Pub. L. 102-40), dated May 
7, 1991, revised the disciplinary grievance and appeal procedures for 
employees appointed under 38 U.S.C. 7401(1). It also required the 
periodic designation of employees of the Department who are qualified 
to serve on Disciplinary Appeals Boards. These employees constitute the 
Disciplinary Appeals Board Panel from which Board members in a case are 
appointed. Public Law

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102-40 requires that the availability of the roster be posted in the 
Federal Register periodically and not less than annually.
    Signing Authority: The Secretary of Veterans Affairs, or designee, 
approved this document and authorized the undersigned to sign and 
submit the document to the Office of the Federal Register for 
publication electronically as an official document of the Department of 
Veterans Affairs. Gina S. Farrisee, Deputy Chief of Staff, Department 
of Veterans Affairs, approved this document on July 10, 2017, for 
publication.

    Dated: July 12, 2017.
Michael Shores,
Director, Regulation Policy & Management, Office of the Secretary, 
Department of Veterans Affairs.

                                                             Department of Veterans Affairs
                                            [2017 Disciplinary Appeals Board (DAB) Trainees--June 6-9, 2017]
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           Physician name                   Category                Title                Specialty                  City                State      VISN
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Acevedo, William...................  Physician............  Deputy Chief of Staff  .....................  San Juan................  PR                 8
Anderson, Michael T................  Chiropractor.........  Chiropractor.........  Chiropractor.........  Butler..................  PA                 4
Bates, Barbara E...................  Physician............  Chief of Staff/PM&R..  Physical Medicine &    Saginaw.................  MI                10
                                                                                    Rehab.
Boswell, Rita S....................  Physician Assistant..  PA/Surgical Care.....  Surgery--Vascular/     Kansas City.............  MO                15
                                                                                    Thoracic.
Brooks, Johnnie R..................  Physician Assistant..  PA/Orthapedic Surgery  Surgery--Orthopedic..  Memphis.................  TN                 9
Cannon, Debra C....................  Physician Assistant..  PA/Primary Care......  Surgery--ENT/Thoracic  Dayton..................  OH                10
Dhanani, Shawkat...................  Physician............  Chief of Staff.......  .....................  White City..............  OR                20
Ellington, Tracy L.................  Podiatrist...........  Podiatrist...........  Podiatry.............  Madison.................  WI                12
Garcia-Bunuel, Martin L............  Physician............  Deputy Chief of Staff/ Primary Care.........  Baltimore...............  MD                 5
                                                             Primary Care.
Horn, Mary Jo......................  Optometrist..........  Chief, Optometry.....  Optometry............  Fayetteville............  AR                16
Huss, Jason T......................  Podiatrist...........  Podiatrist...........  Podiatry.............  Seattle.................  WA                20
Lynne, David N.....................  Optometrist..........  Supervisor,            Optometry............  Orlando.................  FL                 8
                                                             Optometrist.
Turner, Cassidy L..................  Dentist..............  Chief, Dental........  Dental...............  Richmond................  VA                 6
Vien, Lee Q........................  Optometrist..........  Optometrist..........  Optometry............  Palo Alto...............  CA                21
Worley, Mark A.....................  Physician............  Chief of Staff/        Psychiatry...........  Fayetteville............  AR                16
                                                             Psychiatry.
Zimmerman, Paul S..................  Dentist..............  Chief, Dental........  Dental...............  Sheridan................  WY                 1
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             Nurse name                     Category                Title                Specialty                  City                State      VISN
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Cleveland, Cynthia D...............  RN...................  ADPCS................  .....................  Birmingham..............  AL                 7
Gunn, Susan L......................  CRNA.................  CRNA.................  .....................  Louisville..............  KY                 9
Heck, Michael L....................  CRNA.................  CRNA.................  .....................  Lebanon.................  PA                 4
Jones, Kendra L....................  RN...................  RN...................  Surgical ICU.........  Baltimore...............  MD                 5
Neff, Tammy A......................  RN...................  Acting ADPCS.........  .....................  Iowa City...............  IA                23
Ortiz, Celina R....................  CRNA.................  CRNA.................  .....................  Dallas..................  TX                17
Otterness, Sara A..................  RN...................  APRN.................  Nephrology/Dialysis..  Minneapolis.............  MN                23
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