Wednesday, September 11

Veterans’ Affairs: Senate Approves James Byrne as Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Health Care: Ways and Means and Energy and Commerce Committee Chairmen Richard Neal and Frank Pallone Object to Sale of Hahnemann University Hospital’s Residency Program in Philadelphia

Thursday, September 12

Drug Pricing: Senate Finance Committee Leadership Pushes the Department of Health and Human Services for Pharmacy Direct and Indirect Remuneration Reforms in Medicare Part D

Friday, September 13

Veterans’ Affairs: VA Urged to Quickly Implement Court Decision, Wolfe v. Wilkie, and Reimburse Veterans for Emergency Care Claim Errors


Monday, September 9

NIH: Scientists Triple Storage Time of Human Livers for Transplantation Treating Preterm Infants With Antibiotics For More Than 20 Months Appears to Promote the Development of Multidrug-Resistant Gut Bacteria

HHS: Office for Civil Rights Settles First Case in Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Right of Access Initiative

Tuesday, September 10

CMS: New Medicare, Medicaid, and Children’s Health Insurance Programs Rule Requires Participants to Disclose Certain Current and Previous Affiliations With Other Providers and Suppliers

  • HHS: The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Announces Health IT Awardees Focused on Innovative Interoperability Solutions The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Awarded Nearly $9 Million to Launch the Rural Maternity and Obstetrics Management Strategies Program

Wednesday, September 11

HHS: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Awards More than $50 Million to Establish New Health Center Sites

Thursday, September 12

HHS: The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Announces Approximately $351 Million in Funding Through its Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program and Approximately $23 Million in Funding to Three New Programs Aimed at Improving Maternal Health Outcomes



Lecture: Recent Innovations in Kidney Research

September 18, 2019 1:30PM – 2:30PM

10 Center Drive Building 10, Bethesda, M.D. 20892


Grand Rounds: 1) Monocyte and Macrophage Dynamics During Chronic Inflammation and 2) Monocytes and Interferons as a Therapeutic Strategy for Ovarian Cancer

September 18, 2019 12:00PM – 1:00PM

10 Center Drive Building 10, Bethesda, M.D. 20892


DAMA SUBCOMMITTEE OVERSIGHT HEARING: Update on VA Contracted Exams, Quality Review Process, and Service to Rural Veterans

September 19, 2019 10:30 AM

House Visitors Center 210, Washington, D.C. 20515


Workshop: HIV-associated Comorbidities, Co-infections, and Complications Workshop

September 19, 2019 9:00AM – 5:00PM

September 20, 2019 8:45AM – 3:00PM

45 Center Drive Building 45, Bethesda, M.D. 20892


PCSFN 2019 Annual Council Meeting

September 19, 2019 1:00PM – 4:30PM

Hubert H. Humphrey Building, The Great Hall, 200 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20201


Meeting: Center for Scientific Review

September 23, 2019 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Bethesda, M.D. 20892


Toxic Exposure: Examining the VA’s Presumptive Disability Decision-Making Process

September 25, 2019 10:00AM

Russell Senate Office Building SR-418, Washington, D.C. 20515


Sounding the Alarm: The Public Health Threats of E-Cigarettes

September 25, 2019 10:00AM

2123 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515


Public Meeting

October 3-4, 2019

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center

1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20004


Hearing on Public Health Threat of Gun Violence

October 3, 2019

University of Chicago Medical Center

5841 S Maryland Ave, Chicago, IL 60637


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