The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine
Office of Congressional and government Affairs
At A Glance
 
 
Briefing
: HHS in the 21st Century: Charting a New Course for a Healthier America
Dates:
Fri, Jan 9, 2009   428 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg.


THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES
Institute of Medicine
Committee on Improving the Organization of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
to Advance the Health of Our Population


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Congressional Briefing


on


HHS in the 21st Century:   Charting a New Course for a Healthier America

 

This new report, from the Institute of Medicine, assesses whether the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is ideally organized to meet the enduring and emerging health challenges facing our nation.

This briefing was for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on December 12, 2008 and can be found, in its entirety, on the Web site of the National Academies Press