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Activities Index

  • Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders Forum
    The Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders focuses on building partnerships to further understand the brain and nervous system, disorders in their structure and function, as well as effective clinical prevention and treatment strategies.
  • Reviewing Evidence to Identify Highly Effective Clinical Services Consensus Study
    The IOM will conduct an 18-month study that evaluates the evidence on clinical usefulness for a set of high-clinical-value health services.
  • National Cancer Policy Forum Forum
    The National Cancer Policy Forum was established to serve as a focal point and trusted venue for the engagement of national leaders from multiple sectors working cooperatively to address high priority policy issues in the nation's effort to combat...
  • The Future of Emergency Care in the United States Health System Consensus Study
    The purpose of this IOM project is to examine the current and future roles of emergency care in the United States health care system.
  • Saving Women's Lives: Strategies for Improving Breast Cancer Detection and Diagnosis Consensus Study
    The National Cancer Policy Board, in collaboration with the Board on Science and Technology and Economic Policy, has launched a new study to explore the most effective strategies for accelerating the flow of medical innovations from the stage of...
  • Medicare Coverage of Routine Thyroid Screening Consensus Study
    The Institute of Medicine has been asked to conduct a study on the addition of coverage of routine thyroid screening (using a thyroid stimulating hormone test) as a preventative benefit under title XVIII of the Social Security Act for some or all...