Secretary’s Advisory Committee on Genetics, Health, and Society
March 26 - 27, 2007
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F I N A L A G E N D A
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8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Update on the Secretary’s Personalized Health Care Initiative (Real Video)
Sheila Walcoff, J.D.
Counselor for Science and Public Health
Office of the Secretary
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. BREAK
Session on Genetic Discrimination
10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Briefing on the Status of Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (Real Video)
Craig Burton (by phone)
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Legislation
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Legislation
Keith Flanagan (by phone)
Minority Health Counsel
Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions
Brian Petersen (by phone)
Deputy Legislative Director
Office of Representative Judy Biggert
Oversight Discussion Oversight Discussion (not on Agenda) (Real Video)
12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. LUNCH
Dr. Tuckson and Andrea Ferreira-Gonzalez, Ph.D. Task Force Chair
The Oversight System
Wylie Burke, M.D., Ph.D.
Department of Medical History and Ethics
University of Washington School of Medicine
The Role of the States
2:25 p.m. – 2:55 p.m. New York State’s Clinical Laboratory Evaluation Program
Ann M. Willey, Ph.D., J.D.
Director of Laboratory Policy and Planning
Wadsworth Center New York State Department of Health
3:10 p.m. – 3:40 p.m. Accreditation of Genetic Testing Laboratories (Real Video)
3:40 p.m. – 4:10 p.m. Clinical Laboratory Standard Setting (Real Video)
Carolyn Sue Richards, Ph.D.
4:10 p.m. – 4:40 p.m. Development of Clinical Practice Guidelines (by video conference) (Real Video)
Alfred Berg, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor and Chair
Department of Family Medicine
University of Washington