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Air date: Friday, July 16, 2010, 10:00:00 AM
Time displayed is Eastern Time, Washington DC Local
Description: The Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) is a Federal advisory committee that coordinates all efforts within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) concerning autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Through its inclusion of both Federal and public members, the IACC helps to ensure that a wide range of ideas and perspectives are represented and discussed in a public forum.
The IACC mission is to:
Provide advice to the Secretary of Health and Human Services regarding Federal activities related to autism spectrum disorder.
Facilitate the exchange of information on and coordination of ASD activities among the member agencies and organizations.
Increase public understanding of the member agencies' activities, programs, policies, and research by providing a public forum for discussions related to ASD research and services.
IACC meetings are open to the public and include presentations and discussions on a variety of topics, including activities and projects of the IACC, recent advances in science and autism policy issues. A portion of each meeting is reserved for public comment.
The Interagency Austism Coordinating Committee
Author: Thomas Insel, M.D.
Runtime: 420 minutes
CIT File ID: None
CIT Live ID: 9432