The Hispanic Officers Advisory Committee (HOAC) invites nominations, including self-nominations, to serve a 3-year term on the committee beginning 1 January 2010.
HOAC is an advisory group with members from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Operating Divisions/Staff Divisions and non-HHS organizations to which officers of the Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service (Corps) are detailed. HOAC provides advice and consultation to the Surgeon General on issues related to professional practice and personnel activities of Hispanic Americans who are Corps officers and HHS civil service employees.
If you would like to be considered for appointment to the committee, please submit a CV and fill out a membership application at
Please send by fax or scan to:
CDR Marta Guerra, USPHS
HOAC 2009 Vice Chair
The deadline for the complete application is 15 September 2009,
and applications will not be considered after that date.