May 3, 2017 – May 4, 2017
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES Public Health Service
Indian Health Service
Rockville, MD 20852
Direct Service Tribes Advisory Committee
Quarterly Meeting Announcement
May 3-4, 2017
1 1/2 days
Radisson Hotel Portland Airport 6233 NE 78th Court
Portland, Oregon, 97218
Meeting Room: Concourse Room
The Indian Health Service (IHS) Direct Service Tribes Advisory Committee (DSTAC) will hold its quarterly meeting on May 3-4, 2017, at the Radisson Hotel Portland Airport. During this meeting IHS Leadership will provide updates on Agency priorities and continue discussions regarding DSTAC health priorities and strategic planning.
All Advisory Committee Representatives are encouraged to attend this meeting and must contact their respective Area Federal Liaisons for air travel arrangements and reimbursement requirements for lodging, per diem, local transportation, etc.
Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel reservations and should request the special rate of $139.00. A block of sleeping rooms has been reserved at the Radisson Hotel Portland Airport.
Call (503) 251-2000 and request the "DSTAC Quarterly Meeting" room block.
Reservation cut-off date is Friday, April 28.
The hotel is located 9 miles from Downtown Portland. You may take the free shuttle from the hotel to the airport to ride the Portland Rail System, also called the MAX into Downtown. Here is a link to a map of the MAX https://trimet.org/maps/img/railsystem.png. The closest stop to the rail system is located at the airport on the red line.
The hotel is located less than 3 miles away from the Portland International Airport and offers free shuttles to and from the airport (http://www.flypdx.com/PDX).
Point of Contact
Emmalani Longenecker, Management Analyst, Office of Direct Service and Contracting Tribes; tel. (301) 443-1104; email Emmalani.Longenecker@ihs.gov.