Interagency Committee on Smoking and Health Meeting May 13th
Friday, May 9, 2014
Posted by: Natalia Gromov
NAQC is pleased to share a notice with you about an upcoming meeting of the
Interagency Committee on Smoking and Health.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is pleased to announce the
meeting of the Interagency Committee on Smoking and Health in accordance with
section 10(a) (2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463) as
listed in the Federal
You are invited to participate in a webinar of the Interagency
Committee on Smoking and Health
(ICSH) meeting scheduled for next Tuesday, May 13, 2014.
The topic of the meeting is ‘‘50 Years of U.S. Tobacco Control’’ and will
provide a review of the recently released Surgeon General’s Report on the
Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress—leading to a discussion of
what it will take to end the tobacco epidemic.
WHEN AND WHERE:
Time and Date: 9:00
a.m.–4:30 p.m., EST
Date: May 13, 2014
Reagan International Trade Center, Polaris Suite, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW,
Washington, DC 20004, Telephone: (202) 312–1300
There will be an opportunity to make a public comment at 3:00 p.m. EST.
- In person: This event is open
to the public with limited seating. To attend in person register with Ms.
Monica Swann via e-mail email@example.com
- Via webinar, dial and log
Conference number: PW2266541
Participants can join the event directly at:
If you are unable to participate a summary will be posted here
within 90 days of the meeting.
Telephone: (800) 779-1088
The Acting Surgeon General is the Chair of the Committee, with Simon McNabb,
Senior Policy Advisor, Office on Smoking and Health, as the Designated Federal
Official. The ICSH is composed of 21 members from 10
federal agencies and five public members.
This important committee advises leadership at the highest levels of government
- Coordination of research,
educational programs, and other activities within HHS that relate to
smoking and health, and;
- Coordination of these
activities with other Federal, State, local, and private agencies
The committee also establishes and maintains liaisons with
appropriate private entities, other Federal agencies, and State and local
public agencies on smoking and health activities.
If you need more information contact Monica
Swann using the information below.
- RADM Boris D. Lushniak, MD, MPH, Acting U. S. Surgeon General
- Tim McAfee, MD, MPH, Director, Office on Smoking
and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Jonathan M. Samet, M.D., M.S., Director, University of
Southern California Institute for Global Health, Professor and Flora L.
Thornton Chair, Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine
- Robert N. Proctor, MS, PhD, Professor of the History of
Science, Stanford University
- Kenneth E. Warner, PhD, Avedis Donabedian
Distinguished University Professor of Public Health, Professor, Health
Management & Policy, University Michigan School of Public Health
- David T. Levy, PhD, Professor, Population
Sciences, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University
- Matthew L. Myers, President of the Campaign for
- Ruth Malone, PhD RN, Professor and Chair, Department
of Social & Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San
Monica Swann, MPM, MBA
Office on Smoking and
Centers for Disease
Control & Prevention
395 E Street SW
Patriots Plaza, Room
Washington, DC 20024