Committee Meetings and Presenters of Testimony
The Committee to Review the Social Security Administration’s Disability Decision Process Research held a total of 12 meetings starting in 1997. These meetings involved segments open to the public, as well as closed sessions for committee deliberation. The dates of these meetings are listed below:
January 27–28, 1997, Washington, D.C.
May 30–31, 1997, Washington, D.C.
October 17–18, 1997, Washington, D.C.
March 6–7, 1998, Washington, D.C.
October 8–9, 1998, Washington, D.C.
March 29–30, 1999, Washington, D.C.
September 30–October 1, 1999, Washington, D.C.
April 13–14, 2000, Washington, D.C.
September 15, 2000, Washington, D.C.
April 5–6, 2001, Washington, D.C.
September 6–7, 2001, Washington, D.C.
December 20–21, 2001, Washington, D.C.
The committee heard from numerous presenters at these meetings. They include
Alexander Vachon, U.S. Congress
David Podoff, U.S. Congress
Kim Hildred, U.S. Congress
Sandy Wise, U.S. Congress
John Kregel, Virginia Commonwealth University
Donna Dye, Department of Labor
Teresa Russell, American Institutes for Research
Gary Kay, Consultant
Dixie Sommers, National O*NET Consortium
Randall Keesling, National O*NET Consortium
Phill Lewis, National O*NET Consortium
David Osborne, Library of Congress
Gerry Hendershot, NCHS
Cynthia Thomas, Westat
Mitchell LaPlante, University of California at San Francisco
Susan Van Hemel, DBSSE
Christine R. Hartel, DBSSE