LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

Thursday, January 2

E-Cigarettes: Food and Drug Administration Finalizes Enforcement Policy on Unauthorized Flavored Cartridge-Based E-Cigarettes Including Fruit and Mint Flavors

  • Raja Krishnamoorthi Issues Statement Condemning Administration’s Vaping Guidance
  • Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone States That Administration Falls Short of President Trump’s Promise to Restrict E-Cigarette Flavors

Tuesday, January 7

Nomination: Senator Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) Joins Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee Replacing Former Senator Johnny Isakson

Wednesday, January 8

Medical Care: Bipartisan BUILD for Veterans Act Aims to Refurbish New VA Medical Facilities


REGULATORY UPDATE

Tuesday, December 31

CDC: States Update Number of Hospitalized EVALI Cases and Deaths

Monday, January 6

HHS: Brad Smith to Serve as Director of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Innovation Center

Tuesday, January 7

HHS: New Data Shows 11 Percent Increase in Organ Donors in 2019


UPCOMING EVENTS

HRSA

Secretary’s National Advisory Council on the National Health Service Corps Meeting

January 14, 2020, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

January 15, 2020, 9:00 AM-2:00 PM

5600 Fishers Lane

Rockville, MD 20857

CMS

Advisory Panel on Outreach and Education

January 15, 2020 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Hubert H. Humphrey Building

200 Independence Avenue, SW, Room 505A

Washington, DC 20201

E&C

Cannabis Policies for the New Decade

January 15, 2020 10:00 AM

John D. Dingell Room

2123 Rayburn House Office Building

Washington, DC 20515

MedPAC

Public Meeting

January 16-17, 2020

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center

1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW

Washington, DC 20004

NIH

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development

January 23, 2020 8:00 AM – 1:00PM

NICHD Offices

6710B Rockledge Drive

Bethesda, MD 20892

NIH

Health and Human Services Department; National Institutes of Health holds a meeting of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

January 29, 2019 8:30 AM

31 Center Drive, Building 31, C Wing, Sixth Floor, Conference Room 10

Bethesda, MD 20894

NIH

National Deafness and Other Communication Disorders Advisory Council

January 31, 2020 10:00 AM — 2:00 PM

National Institutes of Health, Neuroscience Center Building Room C and D

6001 Executive Boulevard

Rockville, MD 20852

NIH

Task Force on Research Specific to Pregnant Women and Lactating Women

February 3, 2020 8:30 AM — 4:45 PM

NICHD Offices, Multipurpose Room 1425/1427 (1st Floor)

6710B Rockledge Drive

Bethesda, MD 20892

NIH

National Advisory Council for Complementary and Integrative Health

February 7, 2020 10:00 AM — 4:00 PM

National Institutes of General Medical Science

Natcher Building, 45 Center Drive

Bethesda, MD 20892

HHS

Advisory Commission on Childhood Vaccines

March 5-6, 2020

5600 Fishers Lane

Rockville, MD 20857

CDC

Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC)

March 5, 2020, 9:00 AM — 5:00 PM

March 6, 2020, 9:00 AM — 12:00 PM

Building 19, Auditorium B

1600 Clifton Road NE

Atlanta, GA 30329-4027

NIH

NIH Deafness Disorder and Communication Programs Review

May 29, 2020 10:00 AM

Porter Neuroscience Research Center

35 Convent Drive, Building 35A, Room 620

Bethesda, MD 20892