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Briefing Date:01/09/2009
Topic:HHS in the 21st Century: Charting a New Course for a Healthier America

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
Friday, January 9, 2009
428 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg.

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.

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