VA Disability Compensation: Presumptive Disability Decision-Making

Date: Thursday, September 23, 2010 Time: 09:30 AM Location: Dirksen SD G-50

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Member Statements

  1. Senator Daniel Akaka ( D - HI)

Witnesses

Panel I

  1. Honorable Eric K. Shinseki
    Secretary
    Department of Veterans Affairs

Panel II

  1. Linda Birnbaum, Ph.D., D.A.B.T., A.T.S.
    Director, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, and
    Director, National Toxicology Program, Dept. of Health and Human Services
  2. Diane Bild, M.D., M.P.H.
    Associate Director for Prevention and Population Sciences
    Division of Cardiovascular Sciences, National Institutes of Health
  3. Honorable Anthony J. Principi
  4. Jonathan M. Samet, M.D., M.S.
    Chairman, Committee on Evaluation of the Presumptive Disability Decision-Making Process for Veterans
    Institute of Medicine

Disability Access

Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service should contact the committee clerk at (202) 224-9126 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.