Meetings, Hearings and Special Events

May 2016

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 & Wednesday, May 25, 2016

The State Emergency Medical Services Council and subcommittees will meet on Tuesday, May 24 from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday, May 25 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., at the Hilton Garden Inn-Troy, NY.

The State Emergency Medical Services Council has the power, subject to approval by the Commissioner, to enact, amend, and repeal rules and regulations establishing minimum standards for ambulance services, ambulance service certification, advanced life support first response services, the provision of prehospital emergency medical care, public education, the development of a statewide emergency medical services system, the provision of ambulance services outside the primary territory specified in the ambulance services' certificate, and the training, examination, and certification of certified first responders, emergency medical technicians, and advanced emergency medical technicians.

For more information, please contact Donna Johnson at donna.johnson@health.ny.gov

June 2016

Thursday, June 2, 2016

The Early Intervention Coordinating Council will be convened for its next quarterly meeting on June 2, 2016. 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: http://www.health.ny.gov/events/webcasts/.

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

Thursday, June 9, 2016

The Public Health and Health Planning Council's Committee on Codes, Regulations and Legislation will hold a meeting on June 9 at 9:45a.m. at the New York State Department of Health Offices at 90 Church Street, 4th Floor, Room 4A and 4B, NYC.

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 New York State Department of Health Offices at 90 Church Street, 4th Floor, Room 4A and 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.

Wednesday, June 22,2016

The Health Research Science Board will hold a business meeting from 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the New York State Department of Health, Metropolitan Area Regional Office, Conference Room 4C, 90 Church Street, New York, NY.

A videoconferencing site will be available at:

  • NYS DOH Wadsworth Center, Biggs Laboratory, Sturman Conference Room, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY.

The Board solicits, receives and reviews applications for awards from the Breast Cancer Research and Education Fund.

To attend this meeting, please contact staff at 518-474-7002 or HRSB@health.ny.gov by Monday, June 20, 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 the Department of Health locations.

An audio recording of the meeting will be available in approximately two business days following the meeting at: http://www.health.ny.gov/events/webcasts/archive/index.htm