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The Office of Minority Health (OMH) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is pleased to announce five new appointments and a new chair to the Advisory Committee on Minority Health. The Advisory Committee on Minority Health advises the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Minority Health on improving the health of racial and ethnic minority populations, and on the development of goals and program activities of OMH.
The next Advisory Committee meeting will be held:
July 8, 2014, 9 am to 5 pm
July 9, 2014, 9 am to 4 pm
Omni Shoreham Hotel
2500 Calvert Street, NW
Washington, DC 20008
Federal Register Notice of this meeting is available online.
The new Advisory Committee on Minority Health members are:
New Committee Chair: Roderick K. King, MD, MPH, FAAP, Executive Director, Florida Institute for Health Innovation; Faculty in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School; Senior Faculty at the Massachusetts General Hospital Disparities Solutions Center; and a Fulbright Regional Network for Applied Research (NEXUS) Scholar, Department of State
New Designated Federal Officer: Rashida Dorsey, PhD, MPH, Director, Division of Policy and Data, OMH
Alternate Designated Federal Officer: Minh Wendt, PhD, Public Health Advisor, Division of Policy and Data, OMH