Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Public Health and Science, The President's Council on Bioethics.
The President's Council on Bioethics (Edmund D. Pellegrino, MD, Chairman) will hold its thirty-seventh and final meeting. The full agenda will be posted on the Council's Web site at http://www.bioethics.gov prior to the meeting. Publications issued by the Council to date include: Human Cloning and Human Dignity: An Ethical Inquiry (July 2002); Beyond Therapy: Biotechnology and the Pursuit of Happiness (October 2003); Being Human: Readings from the President's Council on Bioethics (December 2003); Monitoring Stem Cell Research (January 2004); Reproduction and Responsibility: The Regulation of New Biotechnologies (March 2004); Alternative Sources of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells: A White Paper (May 2005); Taking Care: Ethical Caregiving in Our Aging Society (September 2005); Human Dignity and Bioethics: Essays Commissioned by the President's Council on Bioethics (March 2008); The Changing Moral Focus of Newborn Screening: An Ethical Analysis by The President's Council on Bioethics (December 2008); and Controversies in the Determination of Death: A White Paper by The President's Council on Bioethics (December 2008). Reports are forthcoming on organ transplantation, health care reform, and the future of national bioethics commissions.Start Printed Page 25752
The meeting will take place Thursday, June 25, 2009, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., ET; and Friday, June 26, 2009, from 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m., ET.
The Ritz-Carlton, Washington, DC, 1150 22nd Street, NW., Washington, DC 20037. Phone 202-835-0500.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Ms. Diane M. Gianelli, Director of Communications, The President's Council on Bioethics, 1425 New York Avenue, NW., Suite C100, Washington, DC 20005. Telephone: 202/296-4669. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web site: http://www.bioethics.gov.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The meeting agenda will be posted at http://www.bioethics.gov. The Council encourages public input, either in person or in writing. At this meeting, interested members of the public may address the Council, beginning at 11:30 a.m., on Friday, June 26. Comments are limited to no more than five minutes per speaker or organization. As a courtesy, please inform Ms. Diane M. Gianelli, Director of Communications, in advance of your intention to make a public statement, and give your name and affiliation. To submit a written statement, mail or e-mail it to Ms. Gianelli at one of her contact addresses given above.Start Signature
Dated: May 18, 2009.
F. Daniel Davis,
Executive Director, The President's Council on Bioethics.
[FR Doc. E9-12538 Filed 5-28-09; 8:45 am]
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