[NIH SACGHS Webcasts]
[13 Feb 2008]
[12 Feb 2008]



Secretary’s Advisory Committee on Genetics, Health, and Society

Fifteenth Meeting

February 12-13, 2008

Washington, D.C.


Morning Session Before Break  (Real Video)

Morning Session After Break  (Real Video)

Afternoon Session After Lunch  (Real Video)

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Wednesday, February 13, 2008


8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.                 Presentation of Certificate of Appreciation to Dr. Tuckson (Real Video)

                                                Richard Campanelli, J.D.

                                                Counselor for Human Services Policy

Senior Policy Advisor to the Secretary

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.                  Opening Remarks from the new SACGHS Chair  (Real Video)

Steven M.Teutsch, M.D., M.P.H.


Public Comments


9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.                  Public Comments (Real Video)


Session on Oversight of Genetic Testing


9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.                Development of Final Recommendations (continued) (Real Video)


10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.               BREAK


10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.              Development of Final Recommendations (continued) (Real Video)


12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.              LUNCH


12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.                Wrap Up and Decisions on Final Recommendations and Transmittal of Draft Report


Session on Genetics Education Task Force


1:45 p.m. – 2:05 p.m.                 Draft Charge for the Education Task Force  (Real Video)

                                                Barbara Burns McGrath, R.N., Ph.D.

                                                Chair, SACGHS Task Force on Genetics Education


2:05 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.                 Discussion and Finalization of Task Force Charge (Real Video)


2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.                 BREAK


Session on Planning for July Priority Setting


2:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.                 Future SACGHS Priorities: Issues and Planning Process (Real Video)

                                                Dr. Teutsch


4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.                 Next Steps and Concluding Remarks  (Real Video)

                                                Dr. Teutsch