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Advisory Committee Management Office

 

Training, News, and Announcements

This page will contain regular updates and news concerning VA Advisory Committees as well as FACA training opportunities.

Training:

General Services Administration : FACA 101 

General Services Administration : FACA Training Portal 

Congressional Research Service : Federal Advisory Committees an Overview 

News and Announcements:

H. R. 2011: Veterans’ Advisory Committee on Education Improvement Act of 2013

The Advisory Committee Management Office (ACMO) is in the news.  Way to go ACMO!!  For more information, see the VA Insider Article at: https://vaww.insider.va.gov/vas-federal-advisory-committees-purposeful-powerful-and-progressive/

VA Advisory Committee Charter Establishments, Renewals and/or Terminations:

August 16 - September 29, 2017 - Various VA Advisory Committees - See Notice for Charter Renewals.

February 13, 2018 - VA terminated the MyVA Advisory Committee

April 9 - May 21, 2018 - Various VA Advisory Committees - See Notice for Charter Renewals.

Solicitations for New Committee Members:

VA advisory committees are always accepting nominations consisting of a diverse group of applicants from the general public to consider for service on its Committee.  Candidates for membership should be recognized authorities in fields pertinent to the needs of Veterans.  If you are interested in serving on one of VA advisory committees, please submit a self-nomination package or recommendation letter to the Advisory Committee Management Office's mailbox at: VAAdvisoryCmte@va.gov.


Upcoming Advisory Committee Meetings:

November 2018

November 5, 2018 - Creating Options for Veterans' Expedited Recovery (COVER) Commission, via conference call at (800) 767-1750 access code 48664#.  See Notice of Meeting.

November 14, 2018 - Joint Biomedical Laboratory Research and Development and Clinical Science Research and Development Services Scientific Merit Review Board, various dates and locations in Washington, D.C. See Notice of Meeting

December 2018

December 3, 2018 - Joint Biomedical Laboratory Research and Development and Clinical Science Research and Development Services Scientific Merit Review Board, various dates and locations in Washington, D.C. See Notice of Meeting.

December 4, 2018 - Cooperative Studies Scientific Evaulation Committee, American Association of Airport Executives, 601 Madison Street, Alexandria VA. See Notice of Meeting.

December 4, 2018 - Creating Options for Veterans' Expedited Recovery (COVER) Commission, James A. Haley Tampa Veterans Hospital, Auditorium, Building 1, 2nd Floor, Tampa, F.L. See Notice of Meeting.

December 5, 2018 - VA National Academic Affiliations Council, via teleconference.  For details, see Notice of Meeting.

December 5, 2018 - National Research Advisory Council, 1100 First Street NE, Conference Room 104, Washington, D.C. See Notice of Meeting.

December 5, 2016 - Advisory Committee on the Readjustment of Veterans, Department of Veterans Affairs Vet Center 721, 9504 IH 35, North San Antonio, T.X. See Notice of Meeting.

December 11, 2018 - Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans, 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Sonny Montgomery Conference Room 230, Washington, D.C. See Notice of Meeting.

December 18, 2018 - Advisory Committee on Women Veterans, 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Sonny Montgomery Conference Room 230, Washington, D.C. See Notice of Meeting.

January 2019

January 14, 2019 - Creating Options for Veterans' Expedited Recovery (COVER) Commission, via teleconference.  For details, see Notice of Meeting

January 17, 2019 - Rehabilitation Research and Development Services Scientific Merit Review Board, Crystal City Marriott at Reagan National Airport, 1999 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, V.A. See Notice of Meeting.

January 18, 2019 - Joint Biomedical Laboratory Research and Development and Clinical Science Research and Development Services Scientific Merit Review Board, 20 F Conference Center, 20 F. Street, NW, Washington, D.C. See Notice of Meeting

February 2019

February 26, 2019 - Rehabilitation Research and Development Services Scientific Merit Review Board, various dates, 20 F Conference Center, 20 F. Street NW, Washington, D.C. See Notice of Meeting.

March 2019

March 1, 2019 - Rehabilitation Research and Development Services Scientific Merit Review Board, 20 F Conference Center, 20 F. Street NW, Washington, D.C. See Notice of Meeting.

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