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PCSFN 2019 Annual Council Meeting

PCSFN Council Meeting:

Thursday, September 19, 2019: 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Hubert H. Humphrey Building
The Great Hall
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20201

MEDIA NOTICE: Any media wishing to attend this meeting should RSVP by September 12th at 5:00 p.m. ET. Send your RSVP to fitness@hhs.gov.

This meeting is free and open to the public. Members of the public who wish to attend the meeting are asked to pre-register by sending an e-mail to rsvp.fitness@hhs.gov or by calling 240-276-9567. Registration for public attendance must be completed before 5:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday, September 11, 2019. Please inform us of any necessary accommodations by 5:00 p.m. ET on Monday, September 9, 2019. Foreign nationals should RSVP no later than 5:00 p.m. ET on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, indicating country of citizenship. Public comment will not be available during the meeting, however, you may send your comments to the Council via e-mail at fitness@hhs.gov. All written comments must be received by midnight September 12, 2019. The meeting minutes will be archived on the PCSFN website at www.fitness.gov.

All in-person attendees are requested to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the meeting; due to fire code restrictions, if room capacity is exceeded, in-person registration will be closed. All in-person attendees must sign-in at the security desk with a valid, government-issued ID. A staff member will be there to escort you to the meeting room.

For those who cannot attend the meeting in person, a live web stream will be available online at www.hhs.gov/live.


1:00 PM - Call to Order and Welcome:  PCSFN Designated Federal Officer

1:02 PM - FACA Roll Call and Introduction of Assistant Secretary for Health (ASH):  PCSFN Acting Executive Director

1:10 PM - ASH State of the Science Report:  HHS ASH

1:25 PM - Executive Director Update:  PCSFN Acting Executive Director

1:35 PM - Update on HHS Activities to Improve Youth Sports Participation:  Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

2:00 PM - Update on HHS Support for Youth Sports Programs:  Office of Minority Health and Office on Women’s Health

2:10 PM - Reflection on the Importance of Youth Sports:  Special Olympics Ambassador

2:20 PM - BREAK

2:35 PM - Introduction of the Surgeon General:  Special Olympics Ambassador

2:37 PM - Surgeon General’s Address:  U.S. Surgeon General

2:45 PM - PCSFN Member Deliberation on Promoting Youth Sports Participation:  All PCSFN Members

3:40 PM - National Fitness Foundation (NFF) Update:  NFF Executive Director

3:50 PM - Closing Remarks:  PCSFN Acting Executive Director

4:00 PM - Adjourn


Parking: There is limited street parking surrounding the Hubert H. Humphrey Building. We recommend taking the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit System (Metro).

By Metro, take either the Blue or Orange line to the Federal Center SW Metro Station: This station is located within two blocks of the venue. Proceed through the visitor entrance of the Hubert H. Humphrey Building and inform the desk attendant that you are attending the Council Member Meeting.

For more information about the DC Metro call (202) 962-1234 or visit www.wmata.com.

Content created by President’s Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition
Content last reviewed on August 28, 2019