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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

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

Solicitations for New Committee Members:

The Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses is soliciting new members through March 1, 2018.  See Nomination for Solicitations.

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:

February:

February 6, 2018 - Advisory Committee on the Readjustment of Veterans, 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Conference Room 530, Washington, D.C. See Notice of Meeting.

February 14, 2018 - Special Medical Advisory Group (Subcommittee: VA New Hampshire Vision 2025 Task Force), Manchester VA Medical Center, 718 Smyth Road, Building 1, 1st Floor, Training and Education Room, Manchester, N.H. See Notice of Meeting.

February 26, 2018 - Rehabilitation Research and Development Service Scienitific Merit Review Board, various dates and locations in Washington, D.C. See Notice of Meeting.

March:

March 1, 2018 - Veterans' Family, Caregiver, and Survivor Advisory Committee, 11301 Wilshire Boulevard, Building 500, Room 1281, Los Angeles, C.A. See Notice of Meeting.

March 1, 2018 - Rehabilitation Research and Development Service Scienitific Merit Review Board, various dates and locations in Washington, D.C. See Notice of Meeting.

March 6, 2018 - Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation, 1722 I. Street NW, 3rd Floor, Conference Room 300, Washington, D.C. See Notice of Meeting.

March 7, 2018 - National Research Advisory Council, 31 Hopkins Place, Suite 102 - Conference Room C100, Baltimore, M.D. See Notice of Meeting.

March 13, 2018 - Health Services Research and Development Scientific Merit Review Board, various dates and locations in Washington, D.C. See Notice of Meeting.

March 20, 2018 - Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses, Nova Southeastern University, Center for Collaborative Research, 3321 College Avenue, Suite 242, Davie, F.L. See Notice of Meeting.

April:

April 4, 2018 - Cooperative Studies Scientific Evaluation Committee, 2011 Crystal Drive, Suite 150, Arlington, V.A. See Notice of Meeting.

April 11, 2018 - Department of Veterans Affairs Voluntary Service National Advisory Committee, Tampa Hilton Downtown, 211 North North Tampa Street, Tampa, F.L. See Notice of Meeting.

May:

May 16, 2018 - Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee, various dates and locations in Washington, D.C. See Notice of Meeting.

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