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 meeting of the aforementioned committee:
Times and Dates:
8 a.m.-6 p.m., June 24, 2009.
8 a.m.-5:45 p.m., June 25, 2009.
8 a.m.-1 p.m., June 26, 2009.
Place: CDC, Tom Harkin Global Communications Center, 1600 Clifton Road, NE., Building 19, Kent “Oz” Nelson Auditorium, Atlanta, Georgia 30333.
Status: Open to the public, limited only by the space available.
Purpose: The committee is charged with advising the Director, CDC, on the appropriate uses of immunizing agents. In addition, under 42 U.S.C. 1396s, the committee is mandated to establish and periodically review and, as appropriate, revise the list of vaccines for administration to vaccine-eligible children through the Vaccines for Children (VFC) program, along with schedules regarding the appropriate periodicity, dosage, and contraindications applicable to the vaccines.
Matters To Be Discussed: The agenda will include discussions on General Recommendations; Rabies Vaccine; Poliovirus Vaccine; Measles, Mumps and Rubella Vaccine; Pneumococcal Vaccines; Yellow Fever Vaccine; Meningococcal Vaccine; Japanese Encephalitis; MMRV Vaccine Safety; Haemophilus influenzae b (Hib) Vaccine; Vaccine Supply; Hepatitis; Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccines; Roles of Pharmacists in Vaccine Administration; Influenza Vaccines; and Novel Influenza A (H1N1).
Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate.
Contact Person for More Information: Antonette Hill, Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, NE., (E-05), Atlanta, Georgia 30333, telephone 404/639-8836, fax 404/639-8905.
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 CDC and Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry.Start Signature
Dated: May 19, 2009.
Elaine L. Baker,
Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
[FR Doc. E9-12334 Filed 5-27-09; 8:45 am]
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