Meetings, Hearings and Special Events

August 2016

Thursday, August 4, 2016


The Public Health and Health Planning Council's Committee on Codes, Regulations and Legislation will hold a meeting on Thursday, August 4, 2016 at 10:00 a.m at the Empire State Plaza, Concourse Level, *Meeting Rooms 2-4, Albany.

The Public Health and Health Planning Council will hold its Full Council Meeting immediately following the Committee on Codes, Regulations and Legislation meeting at the Empire State Plaza, Concourse Level, *Meeting Rooms 2-4, Albany.

For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations please contact Colleen Leonard at (518) 402-0964 or e-mail Please provide as much advance notice as possible to allow us to provide optimal access.

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 & Thursday, August 11, 2016

The New York State HIV Advisory Body (HAB) will meet on August 10 at 10:30 a.m. and on August 11 at 9:00 a.m. at the Hilton, Hudson Ballroom, Albany, 40 Lodge Street, Albany, NY 12207.

The HAB is an advisory body to the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute. It is constituted to serve as a forum to draw from the expertise and experiences of consumers, providers and community members to provide advice on service needs, affected populations and emerging issues related to HIV prevention, health care and supportive services throughout New York State. The HAB serves to identify and address prevention and health care needs and gaps of HIV infected/affected populations with an emphasis on linkage, retention and viral suppression.

Advisory Body members represent all geographical areas of the State. Membership is representative of individuals living with HIV, others who have been or may be affected by the epidemic, as well as HIV/AIDS service providers, technical experts, and representatives of government agencies.

Anyone seeking further information or wishing to register to attend the meeting should contact the New York State Department of Health, AIDS Institute, Office of Planning and Community Affairs at (518) 473-2903.


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.