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


Seventeenth Meeting

December 1-2, 2008

Washington, D.C.




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Morning Session After Break  (Real Video)

Afternoon Session After Lunch  (Real Video)

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Tuesday, December 2, 2008


8:00 a.m. – 8:05 a.m.               Opening Remarks – Dr. Teutsch


8:05 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.                 Review of Priority Setting Process and Proposed Priority Issues –
Paul Wise, M.D., M.P.H., Chair, SACGHS Task Force on Priority Setting


8:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.                Discussion of Proposed Priority Issue Areas – Dr. Wise


Cluster 1:  Coverage and Reimbursement for Genetic Services
– Marc Williams, M.D.


Cluster 2:  Ensuring the Clinical Utility of Genetic Information
–  Dr. Teutsch


Cluster 3: Genetics Education and Training
– Barbara Burns McGrath, R.N., Ph.D.


Cluster 4:  Informed Consent, Privacy, and Discrimination Issues That Relate to Genomic Data Sharing – Kevin FitzGerald, S.J., Ph.D., Ph.D.


Cluster 5:  Implications of Consumer-Initiated Use of Genomic Services
–  Sylvia Au, M.S.


Cluster 6:  Public Health Applications of Genomics Research
– Joseph Telfair, Dr.P.H., M.P.H., M.S.W.


Cluster 7:  Genetics and the Future of the Health Care System
– Mara Aspinall, M.B.A.




10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.                BREAK


Public Comment Session


10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.                 Public Comments


Session on SACGHS Priority Setting (continued)


10:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.          Determination of Priority Issue Areas and Action Plan – Dr. Teutsch


12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.                   LUNCH


1:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.              Review of Draft Progress Report – Dr. Teutsch and Dr. Wise


3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.              Concluding Remarks – Dr. Teutsch