FACA Committee Purpose & Justification The information in this plan was imported from the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) database and transformed into StratML Part 1, Strategic Plan, format. Fiscal Year:2011 Committee Type: Non Scientific Program Advisory Board Board of Regents, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences DOD 8ca7c357-0b60-4551-a44f-ab1b9dee132f [392]: http://www.usuhs.mil/vpe/bor.html Department of Defense [13]: http://www.defenselink.mil Sponsoring Agency Beneficiary Akbar Ahmed Ph.D. Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies, American University, Washington DC Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer MG (Ret) John D. Altenburg Jr. Of Counsel, Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Washington DC Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer VADM Regina M. Benjamin M.D. Surgeon General of the United States Committee Member Ex Officio Performer Ronald R. Blanck D.O. Martin, Blanck & Associates Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Honorable Otis W. Brawley M.D. Chief Medical Officer, American Cancer Society Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Lonnie R. Bristow M.D. Medical Consultant Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Ms. Sheila P. Burke M.P.A. Public Policy Advisor, Baker Donelson; Faculty Research Fellow, Harvard University Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Jordan J. Cohen M.D. Professor of Medicine and Public Health, George Washington University, Washington DC Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Honorable Colleen Conway-Welch Ph.D. Dean, School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Haile T. Debas M.D. Executive Director, UCSF Global Health Sciences Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Lt Gen Charles B. Green Surgeon General, U.S. Air Force Committee Member Ex Officio Performer Gen (Ret) Ronald H. Griffith Former Vice Chief of Staff, U.S. Army Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Michael M.E. Johns M.D. Chancellor, Emory University Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer General Charles C. Krulak (Ret.) Executive Corporate Consultant Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Lawrence S. Lewin Executive Consultant Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Kenneth P. Moritusgu M.D. Vice President, Global Strategic Affairs, LifeScan, Inc. Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Lt Gen (Re Carol A. Mutter Consultant Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Charles L. Rice M.D. President, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Committee Member Ex Officio Performer VADM Adam M. Robinson Jr. Surgeon General, U.S. Navy Committee Member Ex Officio Performer LTG Eric B. Schoomaker Surgeon General, U.S. Army Committee Member Ex Officio Performer Harold T. Shapiro Ph.D. President Emeritus and Professor, Princeton University Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer George P. Taylor M.D. Performing the Duties, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs Committee Member Ex Officio Performer Gail R. Wilensky Ph.D. Senior Fellow, Project HOPE Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Jonathan Woodson M.D. Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs Committee Member Ex Officio Performer Not Available 1b1492c2-1caf-4770-9094-01cc56b2abd7 USU is the Nation's federal health sciences university, providing healthcare professionals dedicated to careers in the Department of Defense and the United States Public Health Service as well as scientists serving the common good. The University's global perspective is unique, as is the integration within its educational programs of a focus on military medicine, disaster medicine, and military medical readiness. The Board of Regents is one of the enabling components allowing USU to accomplish its mission. The Board provides an important level of academic oversight, and its existence is necessary for University accreditation. 77377306-0a72-4bde-a583-322207a90a59 Recommandations Not Available df2d1769-8d0b-4f44-9879-616d3d28f245 Make, Accept, Implement 013e2d05-bed3-466d-8b2d-43f8cdcd6193 f4801095-3614-4ffc-9ee4-ea89e9f201e0 Recommendations Made Number Board of Regents, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Department of Defense Unspecified n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 The Board of Regents became a Federal Advisory Committee in 1990 and formally conveys approximately 20 recommendations each year. The 24 recommendations during FY 2011 included awarding 167 M.D. degrees, 60 Masters of Science in Nursing, two Ph.D. in Nursing Science degrees, and 39 graduate degrees in the biomedical sciences, including both masters and doctorates. 424 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 83d9fd5e-1f2a-4236-a64b-4997bf19c8eb Recommendations Fully Accepted Percentage Board of Regents, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Department of Defense For a variety of its own reasons not applicable to the Committee, the agency may implement all/most of the recommendations, but few times recommendations are not implemented. n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 Since the first class graduated in 1980, the Board of Regents has approved 4,713 Doctor of Medicine degrees, 550 Masters of Science in Nursing, and over 1,225 graduate degrees in the biomedical sciences. The Board also recommends the approval of faculty appointments, promotions and tenure, new academic programs, and the highest University awards. 99 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 7ce9b8b3-4bce-4abf-824a-d889b99a8d3e Recommendations Partially Accepted Percentage Board of Regents, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Department of Defense There are sometimes a few proposals which were not funded in their entirety, those few being scaled back from their original level of requested funding (allowable under the program). n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 1 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 2013-07-09 http://explore.data.gov/resource/datasets/c5i3-bb9j Gannon (J.) Dick gannon_dick@yahoo.com Submit error.