Upcoming Meetings

Presidential Advisory Council on Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria.

March 23-24, 2023 Public Meeting

The 23rd PACCARB public meeting will be held in-person at the Hubert H. Humphrey building virtually Thursday, March 23 and Friday, March 24, 2023. The focus of the meeting will be on the report out from the Pandemic Preparedness Working Group as they present their findings in response to the 2022 task from the HHS Secretary in a report with recommendations to the full PACCARB for deliberation and vote. Upon completion of the voting process, the PACCARB will honor its retiring members. The meeting will also include updates from the international sector on progress in the ongoing fight against antimicrobial resistance and an exploration of future topics for the PACCARB to consider in the following year

Date and Time

March 23rd & 24th, 2023 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ET



Meeting Documents

Agenda – TBA

Task Letter*


This in-person public meeting is hosted by HHS and is open to the public. It will be held at the Hubert H. Humphrey Building in Washington, DC. Registration will be required to attend in-person, but the meeting will also be broadcasted via webcast.

Webcast Information

The meeting can be accessed through a live webcast on the day of the meeting.

Live Webcast: www.hhs.gov/live

Public Participation

Meetings of the PACCARB are open to the public and can be accessed through the webcast.

To attend the Public Meeting in-person, pre-registration is required. To register for the 23rd Public Meeting of the PACCARB, please register here.

Public Comment

To send a written statement, please e-mail CARB@hhs.gov. Public comments should be sent in by midnight March 17, 2023 and should be limited to no more than one page. All public comments received prior to March 17, 2023 will be provided to Advisory Council members and will be acknowledged during the public teleconference, while also being posted online.

To sign up for an oral statement, please register for the meeting here.

Innovation Spotlight

For start-up companies with an innovation to combat antimicrobial resistance, this new addition to the PACCARB public meetings will allow you to share your innovation publicly.

If you are interested in taking part in this innovation spotlight, please register for the meeting here. You must register by March 17, 2023 as slots are limited. After registering, you will receive additional instructions for the virtual meeting.

*People using assistive technology may not be able to fully access information in these files. For assistance, contact the Presidential Advisory Council on Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria by emailing CARB@hhs.gov.

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