In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92-463), notice is hereby given of the following meeting. The meeting will be open to the public.
Name: Advisory Committee on Interdisciplinary, Community-Based Linkages.
Date and Time: December 8, 2002, 7 p.m.-9 p.m. December 9, 2002, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. December 10, 2002, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
Place: Wyndham Washington Hotel, 1400 M Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005.
Agenda: Agenda items will include, but not be limited to: Welcome, plenary session on bioterrorism and public health preparedness with presentations by speakers representing the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), constituent groups, field experts and committee members. Meeting content will address the critical nature of bioterrorism, current activities related to public health preparedness by the DHHS, state responses to bioterrorism and public health preparedness, and how the constituency groups of the committee are incorporating and will further incorporate bioterrorism and public health preparedness into their workforce education and training efforts. Proposed agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate.
Public Comments: Public comment will be permitted before lunch and at the end of the Committee meeting on December 10, 2002. Oral presentations will be limited to 5 minutes per public speaker. Persons interested in providing an oral presentation should submit a written request, with a copy of their presentation to: Jennifer Donovan, Deputy Executive Secretary, Division of State, Community and Public Health, Bureau of Health Professions, Health Resources and Services Administration, Room 9-105, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857, Telephone (301) 443-8044.
Requests should contain the name, address, telephone number, and any business or professional affiliation of the person desiring to make an oral presentation. Groups having similar interests are requested to combine their comments and present them through a single representative. The Division of State, Community and Public Health will notify each presenter by mail or telephone of their assigned presentation time. Persons who do not file a request in advance for a presentation, but wish to make an oral statement may register to do so at the Wyndham Washington Hotel, Washington, D.C., on December 10, 2002. These persons will be allocated time as the Committee meeting agenda permits.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Anyone requiring information regarding the Committee should contact Jennifer Donovan, Division of State, Community and Public Health, Bureau of Health Professions, Health Resources and Services Administration, Room 9-105, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857, Telephone (301) 443-8044.Start Signature
Dated: November 26, 2002.
Jon L. Nelson,
Associate Administrator for Management and Program Support.
[FR Doc. 02-30551 Filed 12-2-02; 8:45 am]
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