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HHS - 33554 - Board of Scientific Counselors National Center for Public Health Informatics - Agency Authority
Hide Section - GENERAL INFORMATION

GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameBoard of Scientific Counselors National Center for Public Health InformaticsAgency NameDepartment of Health and Human Services
Fiscal Year2011Committee Number33554
Original Establishment Date Committee StatusTerminated
Actual Termination Date6/28/2011Committee URL 
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYYesMax Number of Members*9
Current Charter Date11/5/2009Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Chief Science Officer
Date Of Renewal Charter Designated Federal Officer PrefixDr.
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Lisa
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Lee
Establishment Authority*Agency AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer SuffixMD
Specific Establishment Authority*Section 222 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 217a)Designated Federal Officer Phone*(404) 498-6010
Effective Date Of Authority*11/5/2207Designated Federal Officer Fax*404-498-6365
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary Cmte Designated Federal Officer Email*lgl5@cdc.gov
Committee Type*Continuing
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Scientific Technical Program Advisory Board
Hide Section - RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Terminate
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNo
Legislation StatusEnacted
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Board of Scientific Counselors, National Center for Public Health Informatics, advises the Secretary, HHS, and the Director, CDC, concerning strategies and goals for the programs and research within the national center. The Board conducts peer reviews of scientific programs and monitors the overall strategic direction and focus of the national center. The board was inactive in FY 2011 and was formally terminated on 6/28/2011.
How is membership balanced?*The Board inlcuded experts in public health, clinical medicine, clinical informatics, and public health informatics. In spite of the small population of individuals with expertise in this domain, efforts are made to achieve gender, ethnic, and geographic balance on the board.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The Board did not meet in FY11 and was formally terminated on 6/28/2011.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The Board provides valuable information and recommendations to CDC in the public health informatics arena. The Board also provides outside peer review of CDC program activities and informatics initiatives.
Why close or partially close meetings?N/A
Recommendation RemarksThe committee did not meet in FY11, therefore there were no costs incurred. No formal reports are required for this board.
Hide Section - PERFORMANCE MEASURES

PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*YesAction Reorganize Priorities*No
Outcome Trust In GovernmentNoAction Reallocate ResourcesNo
Outcome Major Policy ChangesNoAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchNoAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingNoAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsYes
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryNoAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionYesAction CommentN/A
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentThe board was inactive in FY 2011 and was formally terminated on 6/28/2011.Number Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*NoneDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentThe board was inactive in FY 2011 and was formally terminated on 6/28/2011.Grants Review CommentThe board was inactive in FY 2011 and was formally terminated on 6/28/2011.
Number Of Recommendations*25Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentThe board was inactive in FY 2011 and was formally terminated on 6/28/2011.Access Agency WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented*5.00%Access Committee WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentThe board was inactive in FY 2011 and was formally terminated on 6/28/2011.Access GSA FACA WebsiteNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented*8.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentThe board was inactive in FY 2011 and was formally terminated on 6/28/2011.Access OtherNo
Agency Feedback*Not ApplicableAccess CommentN/A
Agency Feedback Comment*The board was inactive in FY 2011 and was formally terminated on 6/28/2011.Narrative Description*The Board of Scientific Counselors, National Center for Public Health Informatics, advised the Secretary, HHS, and the Director, CDC, concerning strategies and goals for the programs and research within the national center. The board was inactive in FY 2011 and was formally terminated on 6/28/2011.
Hide Section - COSTS

COSTS

Payments to Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Payments to Non-Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Members*$0.00Est. Payments to Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Staff*$0.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$0.00
Payments to Consultants*$0.00Est. Payments to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb Non-Fed Members nextFY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb For Fed Members*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Staff*$0.00Est. Travel Reimb to Fed Staff Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$0.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Other Costs$0.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$0.00
Total Costs$0.00Est. Total Next FY*$0.00
Date Cost Last Modified Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.00Est Cost Remarks
Cost Remarks  
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Interest Areas

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MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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Hide Section - CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

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Hide Section - DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

 
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-009025Board of Scientific Counselors National Center for Public Health Informatics2010
 COM-010091Board of Scientific Counselors National Center for Public Health Informatics2009
 COM-010655Board of Scientific Counselors National Center for Public Health Informatics2008