Meetings, Hearings and Special Events

October 2014

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

The Spinal Cord Injury Research Board (SCIRB) will hold a business meeting on from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the New York State Department of Health, Metropolitan Area Regional Office, 90 Church Street, New York City, Conference Room 4D.

A videoconferencing site will be available in Albany at NYS DOH David Axelrod Institute, 120 New Scotland Ave, Executive Conference Room.

The Board solicits, receives and reviews applications for awards from the Spinal Cord Injury Research Trust Fund.

To attend this meeting, please contact staff at 518-474-7002 or SCIRB@health.ny.gov by Monday, September 29, 2014. 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.

The following link will provide access to an audio recording within two business days following the meeting - http://www.nyhealth.gov/events/webcasts/archive/index.htm

Thursday, October 2, 2014

The Medicaid Pharmacy Advisory Committee (PAC) will meet on October 2 from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Conference Room 505, One Commerce Plaza, Albany, NY.

For further information, please contact Rita Fahr at (518) 473-2160 or e-mail ppno@health.state.ny.us. (Please reference PAC.)

Thursday, October 2, 2014

The Committee on Establishment and Project Review will hold a Special meeting on Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the New York State Department of Health Offices at 90 Church Street, 4th Floor, Rooms 4A & 4B, NYC.

For the convenience of the public, to expedite access through building security, it is suggested that anyone wishing to attend the meeting call Ms. Colleen Leonard’s office at (518) 402-0964 to have their name placed on a list of attendees. For entry to the building, meeting attendees additionally must present a photo ID to the security personnel. You may contact Ms. Leonard for additional information.

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

Thursday, October 2, 2014

The Public Health and Health Planning Council will hold a meeting on October 2, 2014 immediately following the Special Establishment and Project Review Committee meeting which is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. at the New York State Department of Health offices at the 90 Church Street, 4th Floor, Rooms 4A & 4B, New York City.

For the convenience of the public, to expedite access through building security, it is suggested that anyone wishing to attend the meeting call Ms. Colleen Leonard's office at (518) 402-0964 to have their name placed on a list of attendees. For entry to the building, meeting attendees additionally must present a photo ID to the security personnel. You may contact Ms. Leonard for additional information.

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

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

The New York State Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators will meet in public session at 10:30 a.m. at the Department of Health offices at 875 Central Avenue, Albany, NY 12206 in the Main Conference Room.

A webcast of the meeting may be viewed at http:www.nyhealth.gov/events/webcasts/

Please contact 518-408-1297 for additional information.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

The Bureau of Tobacco Control and The New York State Tobacco Use Prevention and Control Advisory Board will hold a meeting via videoconference from 10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., in the ESP Corning Tower Building, 2876A Conference Room, Albany, NY.

The videoconference may also be viewed at the department's satellite offices located at the following locations:

  • New York City Office Building, 90 Church Street 4th floor CR-D.
  • Rochester Office Building, 295 East Main Street 2nd floor.
  • Buffalo Office Building, 584 Delaware Street 2nd floor.

To attend the meeting at any of the sites, you must pre-register. Please provide Ann Whitfield-Green with advance notice by Monday, October 13, 2014, of your anticipated attendance at any of the sites. She can be reached at (518) 474-1515 or cynthia.whitfield-green@health.ny.gov. She will provide you with further information and directions to the locations.

Seating is limited. Up-to-date photo identification is required for entry into any of the buildings.