Meeting

Meeting 2: Workshop on Facility Standards and the Safety of Outpatient Procedures


When: March 24, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)

Topics: Health Services, Coverage, and Access, Women's Health
Activities: Reproductive Health Services: Assessing the Safety and Quality of Abortion Care, ,
Boards: Board on Health Care Services, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice

On March 24, 2017, the committee on Reproductive Health Services: Assessing the Safety and Quality of Abortion Care will host a workshop from 8:30 AM–12:10 PM at the Keck Center of the National Academies. The workshop will include presentations from three speakers regarding topics related to facility standards and the safety of outpatient procedures.

  • The agenda and registration link can be found on the right of this page. 
  • Please note that walk-in attendees will not be allowed at this event and the workshop will not be webcast. 
  • Coffee, tea, and water will be provided at this event.

PUBLIC COMMENTS

From 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM, the meeting will be open for public comment on issues related to facility standards and the safety of outpatient abortion services. You may submit comments in writing (via email) or in-person. To do so, please note the following:

  1. To comment in-person, please email your comments in advance to: reproductivehealth@nas.edu.
  2. Requests to address the committee in-person will be accepted until noon on Wednesday, March 22.
  3. Only comments related to the topic of the workshop will be considered. 
  4. Comments should be submitted along with your name and affiliation.
  5. We will accommodate as many in-person testimonies as time allows. First come, first serve.
  6. Can’t attend the meeting in person? That’s okay! Email your written comments to the above address—they will be shared with the committee.

PLEASE NOTE: Any comments you submit to the committee, including your name and identifying information, will be posted in a Public Access File in accordance with Section 15 of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). The National Academies shall be authorized to use any such comments or submissions in accordance with the National Academies' Terms of Use Statement.

Thank you for your interest!

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