Meetings, Hearings and Special Events

January 2021

Thursday, January 21, 2021

The New York State Trauma Advisory Committee (STAC) will meet virtually on Thursday, January 21, 2021 at 1:00 p.m.

Authorized under Section 3064 of the Public Health Law, the STAC consists of trauma surgeons, trauma nurses, emergency physicians, emergency nurses, and other emergency medical and trauma care professionals appointed by the commissioner to advise and assist the department and the commissioner in the coordination of trauma and disaster care, quality improvement guidelines for trauma and disaster care, trauma systems, and trauma center designations.

For questions regarding the STAC, please contact the Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and Trauma Systems at (518) 402-0996 or e-mail EMSMail@health.ny.gov.

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

The New York State Council on Graduate Medical Education will meet from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., on January 27, 2021 virtually.

The New York State Council on Graduate Medical Education is an advisory body which provides advice to the Governor and Commissioner of Health on the formulation and implementation of State policies relating to graduate medical education and training. The membership is broadly representative of health professional, hospital and public interests. The Council was created by Executive Order in 1987 and was re-authorized by Executive Order on January 1, 2011.

If you are interested in attending this meeting, please RSVP to gme@health.ny.gov or contact Dawn Burke at (518) 473-4700.

Thursday, January 28, 2021

The New York State AIDS Advisory Council will meet from 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 28, 2021 virtually.

The New York State AIDS Advisory Council (AAC) was created in 1983 by Public Health Law, Article 27-E, Section 2778. The AIDS Institute was also created by Article 27-E of the Public Health Law, Section 2276. The Council consists of 17 representatives from the public, educational and medical communities, local health departments and nonprofit organizations, including the advocacy and service community.

If you are interested in attending the meeting, please email aac@health.ny.gov.

CANCELLED Thursday, January 28, 2021

Due to the Department's continued response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the January 28, 2021, 10:00 a.m. Public Health and Health Planning Council's Committee Day meeting has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for a later date.

Please contact Colleen Leonard at colleen.leonard@health.ny.gov if you have questions.

Thursday, February 11, 2021

The Drug Utilization Review Board (DURB) will meet on February 11 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Due to COVID-19, this meeting will be held virtually and can be viewed by the public via the live webcast link below. There will be no in-person meeting to attend.

https://www.health.ny.gov/events/webcasts/For further information please call (518) 486-3209 or e-mail dur@health.ny.gov (Please reference DURB Agenda for February 11/2021).