Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee, Notice of Meeting, 44972 [2019-18423]

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Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the ICR for OMB approval of the extension of the information collection; they will also become a matter of public record. Approved: August 19, 2019. R. Joseph Durbala, IRS Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2019–18416 Filed 8–26–19; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee, Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee Act that the Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee (GGAC) will conduct a public meeting on Tuesday, September 17–Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 810 Vermont NW, Room 630, Washington, DC. The meeting sessions will begin and end as follows: Date Time September 17, 2019 ....... September 18, 2019 ....... 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The meeting sessions are open to the public. The Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee advises the Secretary and the Under Secretary for Health on all matters pertaining to geriatrics and gerontology. The Committee’s areas of interest include but are not limited to: (1) Assessing the capability of VA health care facilities (including facilities designated as Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Centers) to respond with the most effective and appropriate services possible to the medical, psychological and social needs of older Veterans; and (2) advancing scientific knowledge to meet those needs by enhancing geriatric care for older Veterans through geriatric and gerontology research, the training of health personnel in the provision of health care to older individuals, and the development of improved models of clinical services for older Veterans. Committee members will meet with members of VHA leadership, Geriatrics and Extended Care leadership, and receive updates and or presentations on the following subjects: CERNER/EHR Migration, the MISSION Act, Choose Home, HR Recruitment and Retention, and Geriatric, Research, and Clinical Centers. Members of the public may submit written statements for the Committee’s review to Alejandra Paulovich, Designated Federal Officer (DFO) at Alejandra.Paulovich@va.gov. Any member of the public and media planning to attend or seeking additional information should notify Alejandra Paulovich, DFO, at (202) 461–6016, or Alejandra.Paulovich@va.gov. BILLING CODE 4830–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:12 Aug 26, 2019 Jkt 247001 PO 00000 Frm 00131 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: August 22, 2019. Jelessa M. Burney, Federal Advisory Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2019–18423 Filed 8–26–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans’ Illnesses; Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee that the Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans’ Illnesses will meet on Thursday October 3, 2019, and Friday October 4, 2019, at The Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport, Cypress Room A, 1333 Bayshore Highway, Burlingame, CA 94010. On Thursday the meeting will convene at 9 a.m. and end at 5 p.m. (PDT). On Friday the meeting will convene at 8:30 a.m. and end at 12:00 p.m. (EST). All sessions will be open to the public, and for interested parties who cannot attend in person, there is a toll-free telephone number (800) 767– 1750; access code 56978# or Adobe Connect URL: http://va-eercees.adobeconnect.com/racgwvi-oct 2019/. The purpose of the Committee is to provide advice and make recommendations to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on proposed research studies, research plans, and research strategies relating to the health consequences of military service in the Southwest Asia Theater of operations during the Gulf War in 1990–1991. The Committee will review VA program activities related to Gulf War Veterans’ illnesses and updates on relevant scientific research published since the last Committee meeting. Presentations will include updates on the VA Gulf War research program, presentations from VA-funded researchers and subject matter experts in the areas of health and generational effects of serving in the Gulf War. Also, there will be Committee training and a discussion of Committee business and activities. The meeting will include time reserved for public comments 30 minutes before close of meeting. A signup sheet for 5-minute comments will be available at the meeting. Individuals who wish to address the Committee may submit a 1–2 page summary of their comments for inclusion in the official meeting record. Members of the public may submit E:\FR\FM\27AUN1.SGM 27AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 166 (Tuesday, August 27, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Page 44972]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-18423]


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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee, Notice of Meeting

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act that the Geriatrics and Gerontology 
Advisory Committee (GGAC) will conduct a public meeting on Tuesday, 
September 17-Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 810 Vermont NW, Room 630, 
Washington, DC. The meeting sessions will begin and end as follows:

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                   Date                                 Time
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September 17, 2019........................  1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
September 18, 2019........................  8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
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    The meeting sessions are open to the public.
    The Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee advises the 
Secretary and the Under Secretary for Health on all matters pertaining 
to geriatrics and gerontology. The Committee's areas of interest 
include but are not limited to: (1) Assessing the capability of VA 
health care facilities (including facilities designated as Geriatric 
Research, Education, and Clinical Centers) to respond with the most 
effective and appropriate services possible to the medical, 
psychological and social needs of older Veterans; and (2) advancing 
scientific knowledge to meet those needs by enhancing geriatric care 
for older Veterans through geriatric and gerontology research, the 
training of health personnel in the provision of health care to older 
individuals, and the development of improved models of clinical 
services for older Veterans.
    Committee members will meet with members of VHA leadership, 
Geriatrics and Extended Care leadership, and receive updates and or 
presentations on the following subjects: CERNER/EHR Migration, the 
MISSION Act, Choose Home, HR Recruitment and Retention, and Geriatric, 
Research, and Clinical Centers.
    Members of the public may submit written statements for the 
Committee's review to Alejandra Paulovich, Designated Federal Officer 
(DFO) at [email protected]. Any member of the public and media 
planning to attend or seeking additional information should notify 
Alejandra Paulovich, DFO, at (202) 461-6016, or 
[email protected].

    Dated: August 22, 2019.
Jelessa M. Burney,
Federal Advisory Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2019-18423 Filed 8-26-19; 8:45 am]
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