Friday's meeting announcements: VA panel for women heads to Georgia medical center


On Aug. 23, the U.S. International Trade Commission is meeting in Washington to discuss imports from India and other countries.

The scientific merit review board for the Department of Veterans Affairs is holding a series of meetings Aug. 27 and 28. 

From Sept. 9-11, the Forest Service’s panel for Del Norte County, Calif., is meeting in Crescent City. 

The National Park Service is holding a meeting Sept. 10 to discuss the Aniakchak National Monument, which is in Alaska. The meeting will be held in the town of Chignik Lake, Alaska.

The morning of Sept. 11, a Department of Defense environmental advisory board is meeting to discuss environmental policy and issues. 

On Sept. 12, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s advisory committee for technology is holding a meeting to focus on swap execution facilities and automating trading. 

An Interior Department committee on climate change is meeting Sept. 18 and 19. 

A Pentagon panel for formulating benefits is meeting in Washington Sept. 19. 

Also Sept. 19, the Federal Aviation Administration’s advisory committee for rule-making is holding a meeting in Washington. 

The Food and Drug Administration is holding two meetings to discuss new rules on standards for imported food. The meetings will be held Sept. 19 and 20 in Washington. 

A Labor Department advisory committee on employee welfare and pension plans is meeting Sept. 23 to discuss recommendations for the department. 

On Sept. 23, 25 and 30, the Forest Service’s committee for Humboldt County, Calif., is meeting in the town of Eureka to discuss issues affecting the region. 

The Bureau of Land Management’s committee for the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument is meeting in Kanab, Utah, Sept. 24. 

Also Sept. 24, an advisory panel for the National Cancer Institute, which is part of the National Institutes of Health, is holding a meeting in Frederick, Md. 

The Department of Health and Human Services is hosting a meeting of the President’s Cancer Panel in Bethesda, Md., Oct. 11.