CDC/HRSA Advisory Meeting Feb 22

CDC/HRSA Advisory Meeting Feb 22

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
TARGET Center

The CDC/HRSA Advisory Committee on HIV, Viral Hepatitis and STD Prevention and Treatment (CHAC) virtual meeting will occur on February 22 from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. (ET).  Meeting topics will include CDC and HRSA updates; Treatment as Prevention initiative update; information regarding the National RWHAP Conference; CHAC Workgroup updates; and other Committee business. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate.

How to Participate

  • Phone: 888-989-6421
  • Public Participant Code 9874492

Meeting Topics

CDC and HRSA updates; Treatment as Prevention initiative update; information regarding the National RWHAP Conference; CHAC Workgroup updates; and other Committee business. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate.

About the CHAC

The purpose of the CHAC, according to its charter,  is to advise the Secretary, HHS; the Director, CDC; and the Administrator, HRSA regarding objectives, strategies, policies, and priorities for HIV, viral hepatitis, and other STDs; prevention and treatment efforts including surveillance of HIV infection, viral hepatitis, and other STDs, and related behaviors; epidemiologic, behavioral, health services, and laboratory research on HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis, and other STDs; identification of policy issues related to HIV/viral hepatitis/STD professional education, patient healthcare delivery, and  prevention services; Agency policies about prevention of HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis and other STDs; treatment, healthcare delivery, and research and training; strategic issues influencing the ability of CDC and HRSA to fulfill their missions of providing prevention and treatment services; programmatic efforts to prevent and treat HIV, viral hepatitis, and other STDs; and support to the Agencies in their development of responses to emerging health needs related to HIV, viral hepatitis, and other STDs.

For More Information

Email CDR Holly Berilla or call at 301-443-9965 or write CDR Holly Berilla, Public Health Analyst, HRSA/HAB/DPD, 5600 Fishers Lane, 09N156, Rockville, Maryland 20857.