August 16, 2019 - 10:00am

Texas Department of State Health Services, Moreton Building, Rm M-100
1100 W. 49th St.
Austin, TX 78756

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The State Child Fatality Review Team (SCFRT) Committee will meet to discuss and possibly act on the following agenda:

  1. Roll Call and Establishment of Quorum - Ada Booth, M.D., Chair and Stephanie Gutierrez, HHSC, Policy and Rules, Advisory Committee Coordination Office
  2. Review & Approval of Meeting Minutes from the May 17th, 2019 Meeting – Stephanie Gutierrez, HHSC, Policy and Rules, Advisory Committee Coordination Office
  3. Introduction of new Committee members - Ada Booth, M.D., Chair
  4. Discuss the possibility of "Emeritus Members" of SCFRT – Dr. Kim Cheung, Texas Medical Center
  5. Team Spotlight: Montgomery County Child Death Review Team
  6. Overview of child passenger safety and teen driving safety funding-Terry Pence, TXDOT
  7. EMS and Trauma Registry Presentation – Haruna Miyakado, MS, DSHS Epidemiologist III/Epi Team Lead, Office of Injury Prevention
  8. LUNCH
  9. Discussion of biennial report recommendations – Ada Booth, M.D., Chair
  10. Suicide prevention sub-committee update – Ada Booth, M.D., Chair
  11. Public Comment – Stephanie Gutierrez, HHSC, Policy and Rules, Advisory Committee Coordination Office

Next Meeting: November 15th, 2019, 10:00am
Location: 1100 W. 49th St, Austin, TX; Moreton Bldg RM M-100

Contact: cfrt@dshs.texas.gov, Title V Maternal and Child Health, DSHS, 512/776-2002
The Committee accepts public comments at meetings. Persons wishing to address the Committee must complete a registration form at the reception desk before the start of the meeting. The Committee observes a three-minute time limit per speaker on public comments. Agenda items may be taken in any order at the discretion of the Chair.

Texas Penal Code, Section 46.035(c) states: "A license holder commits an offense if the license holder intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly carries a handgun under the authority of Subchapter H, Chapter 411, Texas Government Code, regardless of whether the handgun is concealed or carried in a shoulder or belt holster, in the room or rooms where a meeting of a governmental entity is held and if the meeting is an open meeting subject to Chapter 551, Texas Government Code, and the entity provided notice as required by that chapter."

Please note that this governmental meeting is, in the opinion of counsel representing the Health and Human Services System, an open meeting subject to Chapter 551, Texas Government Code, and the Health and Human Services System is providing notice of this meeting as required by Chapter 551. In addition, please note that the written communication required by Texas Penal Code, Sections 30.06 and 30.07, prohibiting both concealed and open carry of handguns by Texas Government Code Chapter 411 licensees, will be posted at the entrances to this governmental meeting.