Advisory Committee on Childhood Lead Poisoning
National Center for Environmental Health/
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
Coordinating Center for Environmental Health and Injury Prevention
Designated Federal Officer – Paula Burgess, M.D., M.P.H.
The Advisory Committee on Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention
shall provide advice and guidance to the Secretary, HHS; the
Assistant Secretary for Health; and the Director, Centers for
Disease Control and Prevention, regarding new scientific knowledge
and technological developments and their practical implications for
childhood lead poisoning prevention efforts. The committee shall
also review and report regularly on childhood lead poisoning
prevention practices and recommend improvements in national
childhood lead poisoning prevention efforts.
Committee on Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Website