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Value Proposition and Innovative Models for Multisectoral Engagement in Global Health—A Workshop
Date: November 15, 2018 - November 16, 2018 (9:00 AM Eastern)
An ad-hoc committee will plan a 2-day public workshop to explore the value proposition and innovative models for multisectoral engagement in global health. The workshop will feature invited presentations and discussions.
Report Release: Veterans and Agent Orange: Update 11
Date: November 15, 2018 (11:00 AM Eastern)
This report is the final of the Veterans and Agent Orange series, which was required by Public Law 102-4, The Agent Orange Act of 1991, and extended by Public Law 107-103.
WEBINAR: Current and Emerging Knowledge and Research on Non-Nutritive Sweeteners
Date: November 16, 2018 (1:00 PM Eastern)
The Food Forum is hosting a webinar titled “Current and Emerging Knowledge and Research on Non-Nutritive Sweeteners” on November 16, 2018 at 1:00 PM Eastern Time
Meeting #2 - Committee on Systems Approaches to Improve Patient Care by Supporting Clinician Well-Being
Date: November 27, 2018 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The Committee on Systems Approaches to Improve Patient Care by Supporting Clinician Well-Being will hold its second public meeting on November 27, 2018.
Readiness for Microbial Threats 2030: Exploring Lessons Learned Since the 1918 Influenza Pandemic - A Workshop
Date: November 27, 2018 - November 28, 2018 (11:00 AM Eastern)
A 1.5-day workshop to examine lessons—both applied lessons and missed opportunities—from 100 years of major outbreaks and pandemics, and identify immediate and short-term actions that will have the greatest impact on global health security by 2030.
Virtual Clinical Trials: Challenges and Opportunities - A Workshop
Date: November 28, 2018 - November 29, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
Pain and Symptom Management for People with Serious Illness in the Context of the Opioid Epidemic: A Workshop
Date: November 29, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
An ad hoc committee will plan and host a one-day workshop to examine ways to best address the pain and symptom management needs of people with serious illness in the context of widespread opioid use disorder, including consideration of the underlying socioeconomic factors that contribute to the epidemic.
Reorienting Health Care and Finance Sector Investment Priorities Toward Health and Well-Being: A Workshop
Date: December 3, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
On December 3, 2018, the Roundtable on Population Health Improvment will hold a one-day public workshop that will explore some of the factors that can spur change in economic priorities in two spotlight industries: health care and financial services.
The Role of Nonpharmacological Approaches to Pain Management: A Workshop
Date: December 4, 2018 - December 5, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
Given the changing landscape for pain management, the Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders and the Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education will bring together key stakeholders to discuss these treatments and integrative health models for pain management.
Integrating Oral and General Health Through Health Literacy Practices: A Workshop
Date: December 6, 2018 (9:00 AM Eastern)
Workshop to feature a commissioned paper on dental and general health integration through health literacy practices.