SUMMARY: The Office of Public Health and Science, Office on Women's
Health, HHS, is seeking nominations of qualified candidates to be
considered for appointment as a member of the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Advisory Committee (CFSAC). CFSAC provides science-based advice and
recommendations to the Secretary of Health and Human Services, through
the Assistant Secretary for Health, on a broad range of issues and
topics pertaining to chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS). CFSAC, which was
formerly known as the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Coordinating Committee,
was established by the Secretary of Health and Human Services on
September 5, 2002. Several Committee member appointments are scheduled
to end on April 1, 2011. Nominations of qualified candidates are being
sought to fill future vacancies.
Full instructions for nominations are here: http://frwebgate2.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/TEXTgate.cgi?WAISdocID=Od5rui/0/1/0&WAISaction=retrieve
Current CFSAC roster is here: http://www.hhs.gov/advcomcfs/roster/index.html
Members scheduled to depart in April 2011 include Dr. Snell, Dr. Glaser, Dr. Hartz, Dr. Jason, and Dr. Klimas.