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 council meeting.
Name: Advisory Council for the Elimination of Tuberculosis (ACET).
Times and Dates: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., February 13, 2001; 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m., February 14, 2001.
Place: Corporate Square, Building 8, 1st Floor Conference Room, Atlanta Georgia 30333.
Status: Open to the public, limited only by the space available. The meeting room accommodates approximately 100 people.
Purpose: This council advises and makes recommendations to the Secretary of Health and Human Services, the Assistant Secretary for Health, and the Director, CDC, regarding the elimination of tuberculosis. Specifically, the Council makes recommendations regarding policies, strategies, objectives, and priorities; addresses the development and application of new technologies; and reviews the extent to which progress has been made toward eliminating tuberculosis.
Matters to be Discussed: Agenda items include issues pertaining to the Institute of Medicine Report “Ending Neglect”, TB Drug Susceptibility Testing and TB in Low Incidence Areas.
Contact Person for More Information: Paulette Ford, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, M/S E-07, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, telephone 404/639-8008.
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.Start Signature
Dated: January 11, 2001.
Carolyn J. Russell,
Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
[FR Doc. 01-1471 Filed 1-17-01; 8:45 am]
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