[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 109 (Friday, June 6, 2014)]
[Page 32726]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-13173]



National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and 
Integrity (NACIQI)

AGENCY: National Advisory Committee on Foreign Medical Education and 
Accreditation (NCFMEA), Office of Postsecondary Education, Department 
of Education.

ACTION: Update-Notice Seeking Nominations for the NCMFEA.


ADDRESSES: U.S. Department of Education, Office of Postsecondary 
Education, 1990 K Street NW., Room 8072, Washington, DC 20006.
SUMMARY: This notice is an update to the previous notice published in 
the Federal Register (79 FR 28919) on May 20, 2014.
    Please note that the email address for the U.S. Department of 
Education, White House Liaison is whitehouseliaison@ed.gov. In 
addition, please be advised that the deadline for submission of 
nominations either electronically or via mail has been extended to no 
later than 12 noon Eastern Standard Time, June 23, 2014. As noted in 
the May 20, 2014 notice, instructions for submitting nominations are as 
    Any interested person or organization may nominate one or more 
qualified individuals for membership. If you would like to nominate an 
individual or yourself for appointment to the NCFMEA (including 
incumbents who wish to seek reappointment), please submit the following 
information to the U.S. Department of Education's White House Liaison 
     A cover letter addressed to the Secretary of Education 
that provides your reason(s) for nominating the individual; and
     A copy of the nominee's current resume or curriculum 
     Contact information for the nominee (name, title, business 
address, business phone, fax number, and business email address).
    In addition, the cover letter must include a statement affirming 
that the nominee (if you are nominating someone other than yourself) 
has agreed to be nominated and is willing to serve on the Committee if 
selected. Nominees should be broadly knowledgeable about foreign 
medical education and accreditation, respected in the educational 
community, and representative of the relevant constituencies.
    You may submit nominations, including attachments by any of the 
following methods:
     Electronically: Send to whitehouseliaison@ed.gov specify 
in the email subject line ``NCFMEA Nomination'').
     Mail, express delivery, hand delivery, messenger, or 
courier service: Submit one copy of the documents listed above to the 
following address: The Honorable Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education, 
ATTN: White House Liaison Office, U.S. Department of Education, 400 
Maryland Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20202.
    Please submit nomination information via only one (1) of the 
methods mentioned above.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Carol Griffiths, Executive Director, 
NCFMEA, U.S. Department of Education, 1990 K Street NW., Room 8073, 
Washington, DC 20006-8129, telephone: (202) 219-7035, fax: (202) 219-
7005, or email: Carol.Griffiths@ed.gov.
    For questions about the nominations process contact the U.S. 
Department of Education, White House Liaison Office at (202) 401-3677.
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Lynn B. Mahaffie,
Senior Director, Policy Coordination, Development, and Accreditation 
Service delegated the authority to perform the functions and duties of 
the Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education.
[FR Doc. 2014-13173 Filed 6-5-14; 8:45 am]