Secretary’s Advisory Committee
Secretary’s Advisory Committee on National Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Objectives
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) convenes the Secretary’s Advisory Committee on National Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Objectives for 2020 (Advisory Committee) to produce recommendations regarding the development and implementation of Healthy People 2020. Its 12 members are nationally known experts in public health. The Advisory Committee and its subcommittees produce recommendations for the Healthy People format, framework, and guidelines for implementation.