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On the Agenda in Washington

Jan. 4: PCAST Meeting
9:30 a.m.; 500 5th Street N.W., Washington, D.C.
The President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) will meet on Jan. 4. The group is tentatively scheduled to hear presentations on health care and open government at the meeting. An agenda will be posted on the website once finalized. 

Jan. 8: HIT Policy Meeting
10 a.m.; 1500 New Hampshire Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C.
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (HIT) policy committee will meet to discuss recommendations to the National Coordinator for Health IT on a policy framework for the development and adoption of a nationwide health information infrastructure, including standards for the exchange of patient medical information.

Jan. 10-11: MedPAC Meeting
TBD; 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C.
The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) will hold a public meeting and is soliciting comments on the agenda via its website.

Jan. 14-15: Bioethics Meeting
TBD; TBD
The Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues will hold its 12th meeting in Miami. Agenda and meeting details will be posted on the bioethics website soon.

 

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Jason Kleinman
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Telephone: 202-903-0806
Email: jkleinman@aamc.org