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Defense Advisory Committee for the Prevention of Sexual Misconduct (DAC-PSM)​

The DAC-PSM provides DoD and Congress independent advice and recommendations on the prevention of sexual assault involving Service members (including behaviors on the sexual assault continuum of harm) and the policies, programs, and practices of each Military Department, Armed Force, Coast Guard, Military Service Academy, and the Coast Guard Academy. DAC-PSM interests extend to all DoD educational institutions and training facilities for the prevention of sexual assault and other harmful behaviors.​

To directly contact the DAC-PSM, please email:

DAC-PSM Annual Report

The Defense Advisory Committee for the Prevention of Sexual Misconduct (DAC-PSM) submitted its 2022 Annual Report on March 24, 2023, to the Secretary of Defense and House and Senate Committees as directed by the FY 2020 and FY 2021 NDAA. This overview of 2022 DAC-PSM activities includes details on member education and public meetings, as well as a look ahead to 2023. The DAC-PSM 2022 Annual Report is available here.

DAC-PSM Overview

Upcoming Meeting: 

There are no upcoming meetings scheduled at this time.

Below is information from previous meetings:

March 31, 2023

March 31 Agenda
March 31 Presentation


March 2, 2023

March Agenda
March Presentation
Service Training Inputs, as of 2 March 2023

March Public Meeting Minutes


December 8, 2022

December Agenda
December Presentation 

December Public Meeting Minutes


August 22, 2022

August Agenda
August Speaker Bios
August Presentation
August Public Meeting Minutes