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On the Agenda in Washington

Oct. 1: Subcommittee Hearing on Federal Student Aid
10 a.m.; 2175 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C.
The House Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training will hold a hearing to examine ways to simplify federal student aid as part of its series of hearings titled “Keeping College Within Reach.”

Oct. 2: Senate to Mark Up CHGME Reauthorization, CHIMP Act
10 a.m.; 430 Dirksen Senate Office, Washington, D.C.
The Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee will mark up draft legislation to reauthorize the Children’s Hospital Graduate Medical Education (CHGME) program as well as the Chimpanzee Health Improvement, Maintenance, and Protection (CHIMP) Act.

Oct. 4: HIT Policy Meeting
9:30 a.m.; 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Va.
The Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) Health Information Technology (HIT) Policy Committee will meet via webinar 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.

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Jason Kleinman
Sr. Legislative Analyst, Govt. Relations
Telephone: 202-903-0806
Email: jkleinman@aamc.org