[Federal Register Volume 62, Number 15 (Thursday, January 23, 1997)]
[Pages 3513-3514]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 97-1615]


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Advisory Committee to the Director, Centers for Disease Control 
and Prevention; Meeting

    In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act

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(Pub. L. 92-463), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 
announces the following committee meeting.

    Name: Advisory Committee to the Director, CDC.
    Time and Date: 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., February 7, 1997.
    Place: CDC, Auditorium A, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, 
Georgia 30333.
    Status: Open to the public, limited only by the space available.
    Purpose: This committee advises the Director, CDC, on policy 
issues and broad strategies that will enable CDC, the Nation's 
prevention agency, to fulfill its mission of promoting health and 
quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and 
disability. The Committee recommends ways to incorporate prevention 
activities more fully into health care. It also provides guidance to 
help CDC work more effectively with its various constituents, in 
both the private and public sectors, to make prevention a practical 
    Matters To Be Discussed: Agenda items will include updates from 
CDC Director, David Satcher, M.D., Ph.D., followed by committee 
discussion on developing the next generation of public health 
professionals and on CDC's role in genetics and disease prevention.
    Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate.
    Contact Person for More Information: Linda Kay McGowan, Acting 
Executive Secretary, Advisory Committee to the Director, CDC, 1600 
Clifton Road, NE, M/S D-24, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, telephone 404/

    Dated: January 15, 1997.
Carolyn J. Russell,
Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease 
Control and Prevention (CDC).
[FR Doc. 97-1615 Filed 1-22-97; 8:45 am]