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School Success: An Opportunity for Population Health Action – A Workshop
Date: June 14, 2018 (8:15 AM Pacific)
On June 14, the Roundtable on Population Health Improvement held a one-day public workshop at the California Endowment Oakland Conference Center focused on aspects of pre-K through 12th grade education metrics that are relevant and potentially useful to the health sector, given the recognition of education as a key influence on health outcomes and community well-being.
The Current Understanding of Pre-Pregnancy Weight, Gestational Weight Gain, and the Impacts on Maternal and Child Health Among Women with Obesity: A Virtual Workshop (Webinar)
Date: June 13, 2018 (12:00 PM Eastern)
This virtual workshop will examine issues related to obesity before, during, and after pregnancy. The webinar will feature individual invited speakers and presentations that build on previous topics covered by the Academies since the 2009 report on weight gain in pregnancy, including prepregnancy weight status, gestational weight gain, and effects of gestational weight gain on maternal and child health.
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.
The Impact of Incarceration and Reentry on Community Health and Well-Being: A Workshop
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 Impact of Incarceration and Reentry on Community Health and Well-Being in Philadelphia, PA.
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 Applying Neurobiological and Socio-behavioral Sciences from Prenatal through Early Childhood Development: A Health Equity Approach
Date: May 31, 2018 (11:30 AM Eastern)
On May 31, 2018, the committee on Applying Neurobiological and Socio-behavioral Sciences from Prenatal through Early Childhood Development will host a brief public session through Zoom.
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.
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.
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.
Evidence-Based Practices for Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Meeting #2
Date: April 24, 2018 (1:00 PM Eastern)
The meeting will include a session to hear from researchers who have conducted similar reviews and grading of preparedness and response practices in the past to understand the nature of the evidence base as well as the methods used and the challenges experienced; as well as to hear from experts who can inform the prioritization of the public health preparedness capabilities.