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National Institutes of Health


National Institutes of Health
Secretary's  Advisory Committee
 on Genetics, Health and Society

Morning Session before break (Real Video)

Morning Session after break (Real Video)

Afternoon Session after lunch (Real Video)

Afternoon Session after break (Real Video)

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NOTE: The caption text is a record of the close captioning offered to support the video. It is not a totally accurate, verbatim transcript of the meeting. It is offered here for interest and support of the video. A correct transcript will be available on the NIH web site in due course.

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

Sixth Meeting

Monday, February 28, 2005

North Bethesda , MD


8:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.   Opening Remarks (Real Video)
Reed Tuckson, M.D.

8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Update on SACGHS Efforts on Genetic Discrimination (Real Video)
Ms. Masny and Ms. Berry

9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. National Health Information Initiative (Real Video)
Rex Cowdry, M.D.
Office of the National Health Information Technology Coordinator
Department of Health and Human Services

10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Report from the Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders and Genetic Diseases in Newborns and Children  (Real Video)
R. Rodney Howell, M.D., Chair

10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.   BREAK

11:00 a.m.– 11:15 a.m. Public Comments (Real Video)

11:15 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Coverage and Reimbursement of Genetic Tests and Services

11:15 – 12:30 Full Committee Discussion of Draft Coverage and Reimbursement Report  (Real Video)
Facilitators: Ms. Berry and Dr. Tuckson

12:30 p.m . – 1:30 p.m.   LUNCH

1:30 – 3:30 Continued Discussion of Coverage and Reimbursement Report (Real Video)

3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.   BREAK

3:45 – 5:30 Continued Discussion of Coverage and Reimbursement Report  (Real Video)

Report of the Genetic Counseling Services Work Group on Evidence Supporting the Value and Effectiveness of Genetic Counseling Services