Pursuant to section 10(a) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. App.), notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Muscular Dystrophy Coordinating Committee (MDCC).
The meeting will be open to the public and accessible by live webcast.
Name of Committee: Muscular Dystrophy Coordinating Committee.
Type of meeting: Open Meeting.
Date: March 17, 2015.
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. *Eastern Time*—Approximate end time.
Agenda: The Muscular Dystrophy Coordinating Committee (MDCC) is mandated by the MD-CARE Act to “develop a plan for conducting and supporting research and education on muscular dystrophy through the national research institutes, and will periodically review and revise the plan.” The Committee will discuss the draft 2015 Action Plan for the Muscular Dystrophies at this meeting. Prior to the meeting, an agenda will be posted to the MDCC meeting registration Web site: https://meetings.ninds.nih.gov/meetings/MDCC/.
Registration: To register, please go to: https://meetings.ninds.nih.gov/meetings/MDCC/.
Webcast Live: For those not able to attend in person, this meeting will be webcast at: http://videocast.nih.gov/.
Place: Natcher Conference Center (Building 45), Conference Room D, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, Maryland 20892.
Contact Person: Glen H. Nuckolls, Ph.D., Executive Secretary, Muscular Dystrophy Coordinating Committee, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, NIH, 6001 Executive Boulevard, NSC 2203, Bethesda, MD 20892, (301) 496-5739, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Any member of the public interested in presenting oral comments to the committee may notify the Contact Person listed on this notice at least 10 days in advance of the meeting. Interested individuals and representatives of organizations may submit a letter of intent, a brief description of the organization represented, and a short description of the oral presentation. Only one representative of an organization may be allowed to present oral comments and if accepted by the committee, presentations may be limited to five minutes. Both printed and electronic copies are requested for the record. In addition, any interested person may file written comments with the committee by forwarding their statement to the Contact Person listed on this notice. The statement should include the name, address, telephone number and when applicable, the Start Printed Page 4579business or professional affiliation of the interested person.
Attendance is limited to seating space available. Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance, such as sign language interpretation or other reasonable accommodations, should inform the Contact Person listed below in advance of the meeting.
All visitors must go through a security check at the NIH main campus to receive a visitor's badge. A government issued photo ID is required. Further information can be found at the registration Web site: https://meetings.ninds.nih.gov/meetings/MDCC/.
(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: January 22, 2015.
Program Analyst, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy.
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