Meetings, Hearings and Special Events


Wednesday, September 7, 2016

The Spinal Cord Injury Research Board will hold a business meeting from 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the New York StateDepartment of Health Metropolitan Area Regional Office, Conference Room 4A/B, 90 Church St, New York, NY.

The Board solicits, receives, reviews and recommends applications for biomedical research awards.

To attend this meeting, please contact staff at 518-474-7002 or by Friday, September 2, 2016. Pre-registration is required to gain access to the meeting. Space is limited.

Attendees will be required to show photo ID upon entrance to Department of Health locations.

An audio recording of the meeting will be available in approximately two business days following the meeting at:

A videoconferencing site will be available at:

New York State Department of Health David Axelrod Institute, Auditorium AB, 120 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

The Early Intervention Coordinating Council will be convened for its next quarterly meeting on September 15. It will be held from 10:15 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. in Meeting Room 1 of the Empire State Plaza Convention Center, Albany, NY.

This meeting will be webcast and available to view on the following link:

The Early Intervention Coordinating Council is established in Public Health Law to advise and assist the NYS Department of Health as lead state agency for the Early Intervention Program which provides services to infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families.

For more information, please call the Bureau of Early Intervention at 518-473-7016.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

The Drug Utilization Review Board (DURB) will meet on September 15 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Meeting Room 6, Empire State Plaza, Concourse Level, Albany.

For further information contact Anthony Merola at (518) 486-3209 or e-mail