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Vaccine Safety Working Group June 2011 Meeting Agenda

Draft Agenda as of June 6, 2011

Hubert H. Humphrey Building
200 Independence Avenue, S.W.  Room 800
Washington, DC 20201

June 13, 2011

Participant Call-In: 1-800-857-5054   Passcode: 2529191
Toll Number:  1-517-308-9324

9:00 a.m.Welcome, introductions, meeting purpose, agenda review, and ground rules
NVAC Chair - Guthrie Birkhead
9:30 a.m.Overview VSWG Charge 2 work to date
VSWG Co-Chairs - Tawny Buck, Marie McCormick and Andy Pavia
10:00 a.m.Break
10:15 a.m.

Medical Association panel and discussion
Moderated by: VSWG Co-Chair Tawny Buck

Dr. Kathryn Edwards  
American Academy of Pediatrics

TBD                            

Dr. Bernard Gonik      
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Dr. Bonnie Ward        
Infectious Disease Society of America

11:15 a.m.

Advocacy panel and discussion
Moderated by: VSWG Co-Chair Dr. Marie McCormick

Richard Greenaway    
Every Child By Two

Barbara Loe Fisher     
National Vaccine Information Center

Dr. Deborah Wexler   
Immunization Action Coalition

Sallie Bernard             
Safeminds

12:15 p.m.Lunch
1:15 p.m.

Public Health panel and discussion
Moderated by: VSWG Co-Chair Dr. Andy Pavia

Jacob Mbafor             
National Association of City and County Health Officials

Claire Hannan             
Association of Immunization Managers

Dr. Evone Nwankwo  
American Public Health Association

Kathy Talkington        
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

2:15 p.m.Break
2:30 p.m.

Other Perspectives panel and discussion
Moderated by: VSWG Co-Chairs

Sara Radcliffe             
Biotechnology Industry Organization

Kevin Conway            
Esquire, Conway, Homer and Chin-Caplan, P.C.
Firm represents Vaccine Injury Compensation cases

Sarah Despres
Current: Senior Officer, Pew Charitable Trusts

Former staffer for Congressman Henry Waxman

Alan Greene
Pediatrician, www.drgreene.com

Paul Kim
Current: Partner, Foley Hoag, LLP
Former counsel to Congressman Henry Waxman and deputy staff  for Senator Edward Kennedy

4:00 p.m.Vaccine Safety Working Group Discussion 
4:45 p.m.Closing Comments
5:00 p.m.Adjourn