Tick-Borne Disease Working Group

February 12, 2018 | 12-4PM ET


Registration is closed for this event.

Meeting Information

The Third Meeting of the Tick-Borne Disease Working Group will be held on February 12, 2018 from 12:00 to 4:00pm Eastern Time. Everyone is welcome to attend.

The focus of this meeting will be the work of the six subcommittees that will inform the writing of the Working Group’s Report to Congress and the Secretary of Health and Human Services. A full agenda will be posted on the website prior to the meeting.

The Working Group invites public comment on issues related to its charge. You will be asked if you would like to provide public comment when you register for this meeting.

Public comment may be provided verbally (by phone) or in writing. Thirty minutes has been set aside for verbal comments. Each speaker will be limited to 3 minutes. If more requests are received than can be accommodated, speakers will be randomly selected. Written comments should be no more than 2,000 words or 4 pages. Please send your written comments to the Tick-Borne Disease Working Group at tickbornedisease@hhs.gov. (subject line: written public comment)

Written comments and requests to make verbal comments must be received by February 7, 2018. Additional guidance will be sent by email to everyone who signs up for public comment.

For additional information, please visit the Tick-Borne Disease Working Group website or email us at  tickbornedisease@hhs.gov.