HRSA is seeking nominations to the CDC/HRSA Advisory Committee on HIV, Viral Hepatitis and STD Prevention and Treatment
(CHAC). Four slots are open for candidates who have expertise in one or more of these areas: public health; epidemiology; laboratory practice; immunology; infectious diseases; behavioral health and science including, but not limited to opioid use and related expertise; health education; healthcare delivery; state health programs; clinical care; preventive health; medical education; health services and clinical research; and healthcare financing. In addition, people living with HIV and affected populations as well as individuals employed by state and local health and education agencies, HIV/viral hepatitis/STD community-based organizations, and the ethics or religious community are encouraged to submit nomination packages for consideration. Members serve up to 4-year terms on the CHAC.
How to Submit a Nomination
Nomination packages may be summited directly by the individual being nominated or by the person/organization recommending the candidate. A description of requirements is located in the Federal Register Notice. Materials need to be sent by electronic mail to [email protected] on or before May 30, 2018, for consideration in the current membership cycle. Anyone seeking additional information may contact CDR Holly Berilla, HRSA, HIV/AIDS Bureau, at [email protected] or by telephone at 301-443-9965.
A copy of the CHAC Charter and background information can be obtained by accessing the CHAC Advisory Committee Website.