Solicitation of Nominations for Membership To Serve on the Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry, 19274-19275 [2021-07533]

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Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. app. 2). Dated: April 8, 2021. Lauren K. Roth, Acting Principal Associate Commissioner for Policy. [FR Doc. 2021–07546 Filed 4–12–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4164–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Solicitation of Nominations for Membership To Serve on the Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). ACTION: Request for nominations. AGENCY: HRSA is seeking nominations of qualified candidates for consideration for appointment as members of the Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry (ACTPCMD or Committee). DATES: Nominations for membership on the ACTPCMD must be received on or before the end of the fiscal year. ADDRESSES: Nomination packages must be electronically submitted to the Designated Federal Official, Shane Rogers, via this email: BHWAdvisoryCouncil@hrsa.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Shane Rogers, Designated Federal Official, Division of Medicine and jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:42 Apr 12, 2021 Jkt 253001 Dentistry, Bureau of Health Workforce, email at SRogers@hrsa.gov or telephone at 301–443–5260. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The ACTPCMD provides advice and recommendations to the Secretary of Health and Human Services (Secretary); the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions; and the House of Representatives’ Committee on Energy and Commerce concerning the medicine and dentistry activities authorized under section 747 of the PHS Act, as it existed upon the enactment of Section 749 of the PHS Act in 1998. The ACTPCMD is responsible for preparing and submitting an annual report to the Secretary and Congress describing the activities of the Committee, including findings and recommendations made by the Committee. In addition, the ACTPCMD develops, publishes, and implements performance measures; develops and publishes guidelines for longitudinal evaluations; and recommends appropriation levels for programs under Part C of Title VII of the PHS Act. ACTPCMD currently focuses on the following targeted program areas and/or disciplines: Family medicine, general internal medicine, general pediatrics, physician assistants, general dentistry, pediatric dentistry, public health dentistry, and dental hygiene. The Committee meets at least twice a year. A copy of the current committee membership, charter, and reports can be obtained by accessing the ACTPCMD website at https://www.hrsa.gov/ advisory-committees/primarycaredentist/index.html. Nominations: HRSA is requesting nominations for voting members to serve as Special Government Employees (SGEs). The Secretary appoints ACTPCMD members with the expertise needed to fulfill the duties of the Committee. The membership requirements are set forth at section 749 of the PHS Act (42 U.S.C. 293l). Nominees sought include, but are not limited to, representatives from the disciplines of allopathic medicine; osteopathic medicine; family medicine; general internal medicine; general pediatrics; physician assistants; general dentistry; pediatric dentistry; public health dentistry; and dental hygiene. Interested applicants may self-nominate or be nominated by another individual or organization. Individuals selected for appointment to the Committee will be invited to serve for 3 years. Members of the ACTPCMD, as SGEs, receive compensation for performance of their duties on the Committee and reimbursement for per diem and travel PO 00000 Frm 00064 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 expenses incurred for attending ACTPCMD meetings and conducting other business on behalf of the ACTPCMD. The following information must be included in the package of materials submitted for each individual nominated for consideration: (1) A letter of nomination that clearly states the name and affiliation of the nominee, the basis for the nomination (i.e., specific attributes that qualify the nominee for service in this capacity), and a statement that the nominee is willing to serve as a member of the Committee and appears to have no conflict of interest that would preclude membership. (2) The nominator’s name, address, daytime telephone number, and the home or work address, telephone number, and email address of the individual being nominated. (3) A current copy of the nominee’s curriculum vitae. (4) A statement of interest from the nominee including any experience with Title VII medicine and dentistry training programs, expertise in the field, and personal desire in participating on a National Advisory Committee. Nomination packages may be submitted directly by the individual being nominated or by the person/ organization nominating the candidate. HHS endeavors to ensure that the membership of the ACTPCMD is fairly balanced in terms of points of view represented and between the health professions, a broad representation of geographic areas, including balance between urban and rural members, gender, and ethnic and minority groups, as well as individuals with disabilities. At least 75 percent of the members of the Committee are health professionals. Appointments shall be made without discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or religion. Individuals who are selected to be considered for appointment will be required to provide detailed information regarding their financial holdings, consultancies, and research grants or contracts. Disclosure of this information is required in order for ethics officials to determine whether there is a potential conflict of interest between the SGE’s public duties as a member of the ACTPCMD and their private interests, including an appearance of a loss of impartiality as defined by federal laws and regulations, and to identify any E:\FR\FM\13APN1.SGM 13APN1 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 69 / Tuesday, April 13, 2021 / Notices required remedial action needed to address the potential conflict. Maria G. Button, Director, Executive Secretariat. [FR Doc. 2021–07533 Filed 4–12–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care, and Services; Meeting Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, HHS. ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: This notice announces the public meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care, and Services (Advisory Council). The Advisory Council provides advice on how to prevent or reduce the burden of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias on people with the disease and their caregivers. During the May 3, 2021 meeting the Advisory Council will hear invited presentations from a panel of experts on dementia detection and diagnosis, care models, and access to care for those with younger onset dementia. Federal workgroups will also provide updates on work completed in the last quarter. DATES: The meeting will be held on May 3, 2021 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be virtual, streaming live at www.hhs.gov/live. Comments: Time is allocated on the agenda to hear public comments from 4:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. The time for oral comments will be limited to two (2) minutes per individual. In order to provide a public comment, please register by emailing your name to napa@hhs.gov by Thursday, April 29. Registered commenters will receive both a dial-in number and a link to join the meeting virtually; individuals will have the choice to either join virtually via the link, or to call in only by using the dialin number. Note: There may be a 30–45 second delay in the livestream video presentation of the conference. For this reason, if you have pre-registered to submit a public comment, it is important to connect to the meeting by 3:45 p.m. to ensure that you do not miss your name and allotted time when called. If you miss your name and allotted time to speak, you may not be able to make your public comment. All participant audio lines will be muted for the duration of the meeting and only unmuted by the Host at the time of the participant’s public comment. Should you have questions during the session jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:42 Apr 12, 2021 Jkt 253001 email napa@hhs.gov and someone will respond to your message as quickly as possible. In order to ensure accuracy, please submit a written copy of oral comments for the record by emailing napa@ hhs.gov by Tuesday, May 4. These comments will be shared on the website and reflected in the meeting minutes. In lieu of oral comments, formal written comments may be submitted for the record by Tuesday, May 4 to Helen Lamont, Ph.D., OASPE, 200 Independence Avenue SW, Room 424E, Washington, DC 20201. Comments may also be sent to napa@hhs.gov. Those submitting written comments should identify themselves and any relevant organizational affiliations. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Helen Lamont, 202–260–6075, helen.lamont@hhs.gov. Note: The meeting will be available to the public live at www.hhs.gov/live. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of these meetings is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App. 2, section 10(a)(1) and (a)(2)). Topics of the Meeting: Dementia detection and diagnosis, dementia care models, access to care for people with younger onset dementia. Procedure and Agenda: The meeting will be webcast at www.hhs.gov/live and video recordings will be added to the National Alzheimer’s Project Act website when available, after the meeting. Authority: 42 U.S.C. 11225; Section 2(e)(3) of the National Alzheimer’s Project Act. The panel is governed by provisions of Public Law 92–463, as amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2), which sets forth standards for the formation and use of advisory committees. Dated: April 5, 2021. Rebecca Haffajee, Acting Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation. [FR Doc. 2021–07535 Filed 4–12–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4150–05–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke; Notice of Closed Meeting Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended, notice is hereby given of the following meeting. The meeting 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., PO 00000 Frm 00065 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 19275 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 of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Special Emphasis Panel; Clinical Trials and Biomarker Studies in Stroke. Date: May 3–4, 2021. Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: National Institutes of Health, Neuroscience Center, 6001 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852 (Virtual Meeting). Contact Person: Shanta Rajaram, Ph.D., Scientific Review Officer, Scientific Review Branch, Division of Extramural Activities, NINDS/NIH, NSC, 6001 Executive Blvd., Suite 3208, MSC 9529, Rockville, MD 20852, (301) 435–6033, rajarams@mail.nih.gov. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.853, Clinical Research Related to Neurological Disorders; 93.854, Biological Basis Research in the Neurosciences, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Dated: April 7, 2021. Tyeshia M. Roberson, Program Analyst, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. 2021–07512 Filed 4–12–21; 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, 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: Center for Scientific Review Special Emphasis Panel; Bioengineering Sciences and Technologies: AREA/REAP Review. Date: May 20, 2021. E:\FR\FM\13APN1.SGM 13APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Health Resources and Services Administration


Solicitation of Nominations for Membership To Serve on the 
Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry

AGENCY: Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department 
of Health and Human Services (HHS).

ACTION: Request for nominations.

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SUMMARY: HRSA is seeking nominations of qualified candidates for 
consideration for appointment as members of the Advisory Committee on 
Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry (ACTPCMD or Committee).

DATES: Nominations for membership on the ACTPCMD must be received on or 
before the end of the fiscal year.

ADDRESSES: Nomination packages must be electronically submitted to the 
Designated Federal Official, Shane Rogers, via this email: 
[email protected].

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Shane Rogers, Designated Federal 
Official, Division of Medicine and Dentistry, Bureau of Health 
Workforce, email at [email protected] or telephone at 301-443-5260.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The ACTPCMD provides advice and 
recommendations to the Secretary of Health and Human Services 
(Secretary); the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and 
Pensions; and the House of Representatives' Committee on Energy and 
Commerce concerning the medicine and dentistry activities authorized 
under section 747 of the PHS Act, as it existed upon the enactment of 
Section 749 of the PHS Act in 1998. The ACTPCMD is responsible for 
preparing and submitting an annual report to the Secretary and Congress 
describing the activities of the Committee, including findings and 
recommendations made by the Committee. In addition, the ACTPCMD 
develops, publishes, and implements performance measures; develops and 
publishes guidelines for longitudinal evaluations; and recommends 
appropriation levels for programs under Part C of Title VII of the PHS 
Act. ACTPCMD currently focuses on the following targeted program areas 
and/or disciplines: Family medicine, general internal medicine, general 
pediatrics, physician assistants, general dentistry, pediatric 
dentistry, public health dentistry, and dental hygiene. The Committee 
meets at least twice a year. A copy of the current committee 
membership, charter, and reports can be obtained by accessing the 
ACTPCMD website at https://www.hrsa.gov/advisory-committees/primarycare-dentist/index.html.
    Nominations: HRSA is requesting nominations for voting members to 
serve as Special Government Employees (SGEs). The Secretary appoints 
ACTPCMD members with the expertise needed to fulfill the duties of the 
Committee. The membership requirements are set forth at section 749 of 
the PHS Act (42 U.S.C. 293l). Nominees sought include, but are not 
limited to, representatives from the disciplines of allopathic 
medicine; osteopathic medicine; family medicine; general internal 
medicine; general pediatrics; physician assistants; general dentistry; 
pediatric dentistry; public health dentistry; and dental hygiene. 
Interested applicants may self-nominate or be nominated by another 
individual or organization.
    Individuals selected for appointment to the Committee will be 
invited to serve for 3 years. Members of the ACTPCMD, as SGEs, receive 
compensation for performance of their duties on the Committee and 
reimbursement for per diem and travel expenses incurred for attending 
ACTPCMD meetings and conducting other business on behalf of the 
ACTPCMD.
    The following information must be included in the package of 
materials submitted for each individual nominated for consideration:
    (1) A letter of nomination that clearly states the name and 
affiliation of the nominee, the basis for the nomination (i.e., 
specific attributes that qualify the nominee for service in this 
capacity), and a statement that the nominee is willing to serve as a 
member of the Committee and appears to have no conflict of interest 
that would preclude membership.
    (2) The nominator's name, address, daytime telephone number, and 
the home or work address, telephone number, and email address of the 
individual being nominated.
    (3) A current copy of the nominee's curriculum vitae.
    (4) A statement of interest from the nominee including any 
experience with Title VII medicine and dentistry training programs, 
expertise in the field, and personal desire in participating on a 
National Advisory Committee.
    Nomination packages may be submitted directly by the individual 
being nominated or by the person/organization nominating the candidate.
    HHS endeavors to ensure that the membership of the ACTPCMD is 
fairly balanced in terms of points of view represented and between the 
health professions, a broad representation of geographic areas, 
including balance between urban and rural members, gender, and ethnic 
and minority groups, as well as individuals with disabilities. At least 
75 percent of the members of the Committee are health professionals. 
Appointments shall be made without discrimination on the basis of age, 
race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or religion.
    Individuals who are selected to be considered for appointment will 
be required to provide detailed information regarding their financial 
holdings, consultancies, and research grants or contracts. Disclosure 
of this information is required in order for ethics officials to 
determine whether there is a potential conflict of interest between the 
SGE's public duties as a member of the ACTPCMD and their private 
interests, including an appearance of a loss of impartiality as defined 
by federal laws and regulations, and to identify any

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required remedial action needed to address the potential conflict.

Maria G. Button,
Director, Executive Secretariat.
[FR Doc. 2021-07533 Filed 4-12-21; 8:45 am]
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