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  • Evaluation of Vaccine Purchase Financing in the United States Consensus Study
    The National Immunization Program of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has commissioned the IOM study to address issues and concerns over the pricing of vaccines and the addition of new vaccine products to the recommended immunization...
  • Guidance for Designing a National Health Care Disparities Report Consensus Study
    This study will provide guidance to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality on the design of a national report on disparities in health care, including access to health care, utilization of services, and quality of services received.
  • Military Nutrition Research Standing Committee
    This study began in October 1982 following a request by the Assistant Surgeon General of the Army that the Food and Nutrition Board of the National Academy of Sciences set up a committee to advise the U.S. Department of Defense on the need for and...
  • Evaluation of the Addition of Ingredients New to Infant Formula Consensus Study
    The Institute of Medicine, through its Food and Nutrition Board, will conduct a 24-month study that will be a thorough and comprehensive review of the evidence base for the safety of ingredients new to oral formulas for term infants.
  • Dietary Reference Intakes for Macronutrients Consensus Study
    The Food and Nutrition Board's (FNB's) Dietary Reference Intake (DRI) Standing Committee has recently established the Panel on Macronutrients to review and evaluate the scientific literature and interpret the depth of current knowledge on protein,...
  • Panel on Folate, Other B Vitamins, and Choline Consensus Study
    This panel reviewed the scientific literature on folate and its synthetic form (folic acid) and on other B vitamins to evaluate human requirements and relationships with chronic conditions, and examined dietary and supplement intake data for these...
  • Responding to the Psychological Consequences of Terrorism Consensus Study
    The intent of the study is to highlight critical issues regarding the mental health response to terrorism and to provide possible options for intervention and for policy. Particular attention will be paid to the infrastructure for the implementation ...