FY 2000 OHIP Annual Report - Teleconference/Video Production
|OHIP operates a broadcast quality television studio on behalf of CDRH and FDA. The studio is a uniquely powerful tool for outreach on a wide variety of topics. The primary medium for outreach has become production and presentation of "live teleconferences," although we continue doing videotaped programming on a limited basis.|
|The television studio continues to provide excellent "value" to CDRH and FDA. Studio operations and capital expenditures, other than personnel costs, are completely funded by chargebacks to the other components of FDA and other government agencies sponsoring the programming. As a result, during FY2000; |
In February 2000 we launched a comprehensive website for our television and video services. Developed in cooperation with CDRH’s Office of Systems and Management, it provides up-to-date information on television programs currently in production, programs scheduled for broadcast, and opportunities to secure programs previously broadcast. It also provides other PHS agencies with a greater understanding of the facilities and services available to them.
Another important feature of our website is a "program calendar" that provides information about, and serves as a marketing tool for, individual CDRH/FDA teleconferences. The program calendar:
Also during FY2000: