Meetings

  • A Systems Approach to Alleviating Work-induced Stress and Improving Health, Well-being, and Resilience of Health Professionals Within and Beyond Education: A Workshop Date: April 26, 2018 - April 27, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will conduct a 1.5-day public workshop to explore systems-level causes and downstream effects of job-related stress affecting all health professions working in learning environments both clinical and classroom settings.
  • Tax Policy Webinar Date: April 30, 2018 (12:00 PM Eastern)

    On April 30, 2018, at 12 pm ET, a webinar will be held to offer an opportunity for discussion of commodity tax policy and how it can help shape community conditions for health and health equity.
  • Understanding and Overcoming the Challenge of Obesity and Overweight in the Armed Forces: A Workshop Date: May 7, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    A one-day public workshop that will examine the challenges posed by obesity and overweight in the armed forces and explore opportunities to overcome those challenges.
  • Advancing the Science of Patient Input in Medical Product R&D: Towards a Research Agenda - A Workshop Date: May 9, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    An ad hoc committee of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) will plan and conduct a three-part workshop series to be held over the course of a two-year period. As part of FDA's continued focus on building a national governance system for evidence generation, the proposed focus of these workshops will be on the generation and utilization of real-world evidence to evaluate efficacy, effectiveness, tolerability, and safety for both review of new indications and postapproval studies. These workshops would include presentations and perspectives from thought and knowledge leaders representing a range of disciplines, including but not limited to federal regulatory and funding agencies, clinical and academic medicine and research, medical professional organizations, the regulated biopharmaceutical industry, patients and patient-focused and disease-advocacy organizations, payers, consumer organizations, health systems, and other interested stakeholders that represent the myriad views of those involved in drug, biologic, and device discovery, development, translation, and regulation. The workshop audiences are expected to be similarly diverse, and they will have opportunities to engage in discussion during the workshops.
  • Public Workshop of the Committee on the Use of Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care Date: May 22, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    The Committee on the Use of Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care will host a public workshop on May 22, 2018 in Washington, DC.
  • Harnessing Mobile Technology to Predict, Diagnose, Monitor, and Develop Treatments for Nervous System Disorders: A Workshop Date: June 5, 2018 - June 6, 2018 (1:30 PM Eastern)

    The Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders will host a public workshop to help advance the appropriate use of devices and mobile technology to predict, diagnose, monitor, assess adherence, and develop treatments for CNS disorders
  • Meeting #1: Committee on a National Strategy for Cancer Control in the United States Date: June 6, 2018 - June 8, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)

    The first meeting of the Committee on National Strategy for Cancer Control in the United States will be on June 6-8, 2018 at the National Academies Keck Center located at 500 Fifth Street, NW, Washington, D.C. The open session will be a full day on June 7th at the E Street Conference Room. June 6th & 8th will be a full day closed sessions.
  • The Effects of Incarceration on the Health and Well-Being of People and Communities of Color Date: June 6, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    On June 6, 2018, the Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity will host a one-day public workshop on The Effects of Incarceration on the Health and Well-Being of People and Communities of Color
  • Understanding the Economics of Microbial Threats—A Workshop Date: June 12, 2018 - June 13, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    A 1.5-day public workshop that will examine the interaction of economic activity and microbial threats, including infectious disease outbreaks and antimicrobial resistance.
  • Global Health Transitions and Sustainable Solutions: The Role of Partnerships—A Workshop Date: June 13, 2018 - June 14, 2018 (1:00 PM Eastern)

    An ad-hoc committee will plan a 1.5-day public workshop to explore economic and programmatic transitions and sustainable solutions in global health and the role of partnerships during and after these transitions. The workshop will feature invited presentations and discussions.