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Displaying: 11 to 20 of 155 Meetings
Workshop on Big Data and Analytics for Infectious Disease Research, Operations, and Policy
Date: May 10, 2016 - May 11, 2016 (8:30 AM Eastern)
An ad hoc committee of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will plan and conduct a 1.5-day public workshop to explore the scientific, policy, and operational aspects of big data in relation to microbial threats and public health.
Public discussion meeting for the report "Mitochondrial Replacement Techniques: Ethical, Social, and Policy Considerations"
Date: March 21, 2016 (1:30 PM Eastern)
The Committee on Ethical and Social Policy Considerations of Novel Techniques for Prevention of Maternal Transmission of Mitochondrial DNA Diseases will hold public discussion about its report "Mitochondrial Replacement Techniques: Ethical, Social, and Policy Considerations" on Monday, March 21, from 1:30 PM ET to 3:30 PM ET in the Lecture Room of the National Academy of Sciences Building, located at 2101 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20418.
Neuroscience Trials of the Future: A Workshop
Date: March 3, 2016 - March 4, 2016 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The IOM Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders will host a workshop on March 3-4, 2016 on "Neuroscience Trials of the Future."
Meeting #1 - Committee on Clinical Trials During the 2014-2015 Ebola Outbreak
Date: February 22, 2016 - February 23, 2016 (4:00 PM Eastern)
The first meeting of the Committee on Clinical Trials During the 2014-2015 Ebola Outbreak will take place on February 22 in Room 100 and February 23 in Room 110 of the Keck Center in Washington, DC.
Exploring Shared Value in Global Health and Safety—A Workshop
Date: December 3, 2015 - December 4, 2015 (8:00 AM Eastern)
This workshop will explore the opportunities, limits, and challenges to maximize the benefits of shared value creation to meet the health needs of communities around the globe. The opportunities as well as the limits of shared value in health will be illuminated through an analysis of global disease priorities and the corporate domains of core products and services, employee health, and community-employer interactions.
Addressing the Social and Cultural Norms that Underlie the Acceptance of Violence: A Workshop
Date: October 29, 2015 - October 30, 2015 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The Forum on Global Violence Prevention will host its 10th workshop on October 29-30, 2015 exploring the social and cultural norms that underlie the acceptance of violence.
Assessing the Impact of Applications of Digital Health Records on Alzheimer's Disease Research (AAIC Session)
Date: July 20, 2015 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The IOM Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders hosted a session at the 2015 AAIC, titled "Assessing the Impact of Applications of Digital Health Records."
Appropriate Use of Advanced Technologies for Radiation Therapy and Surgery in Oncology
Date: July 20, 2015 - July 21, 2015 (8:00 AM Eastern)
This IOM workshop will examine the clinical benefits and comparative effectiveness of emerging advanced technologies for cancer treatment in radiation therapy and surgery. Workshop participants will discuss current utilization patterns, with a focus on diffusion of new technologies into oncology practice, as well as evidence on the overuse, underuse, and misuse of these technologies, and potential strategies to assess the value and define optimal use of new technologies in cancer treatment.
Care Culture and Decision-making Innovation Collaborative
Date: June 5, 2015 (9:00 AM Eastern)
At this meeting, participants will review tools, strategies, and priorities in the roles of clinicians, patients, and families in shared decision making for advanced illness and end-of-life circumstances; review progress and next steps related to stakeholder roles in transforming shared decision making into a routine element of patient care; and identify possible collaborative activities for ECIC participants to facilitate progress.
Meeting 2: Committee for Assessing Progress in Implementing the Recommendations of the IOM Report The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health
Date: May 28, 2015 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The second meeting of the IOM Committee for Assessing Progress on Implementing the Recommendations of the IOM Report The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health was held on May 28-29, 2015.