The National Academies
Health and Medicine Division
Explore by Topic
Biomedical and Health Research
Children, Youth and Families
Food and Nutrition
Health Care Workforce
Health Services, Coverage, and Access
Military and Veterans Health
Quality and Patient Safety
Select Populations and Health Equity
Substance Use and Mental Health
Displaying: 1 to 10 of 1794 Meetings
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.
Third Meeting of the Committee on Functional Assessment for Adults with Disabilities
Date: April 19, 2018 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The third meeting of the Committee on Functional Assessment for Adults with Disabilities will be held in Washington, DC, on April 19, 2018.
Implementing Quality Measures for Accountability in Community-based Care for People with Serious Illness: A Workshop
Date: April 17, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
An ad hoc committee will plan and host a one-day public workshop to examine strategies, approaches, and key challenges to implementation of quality measures for community-based care programs for serious illness.
Examining Special Nutritional Requirements in Disease States: A Workshop
Date: April 2, 2018 - April 3, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
A two-day public workshop that will explore the evidence for special nutritional requirements in disease states and medical conditions that cannot be met with a normal diet.
Report Webinar: The Safety and Quality of Abortion Care in the United States
Date: March 23, 2018 (12:00 PM Eastern)
On March 23, 2018, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will host a public webinar for the report on The Safety and Quality of Abortion Care in the United States.
Public Workshop of the Committee on the Use of Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care
Date: March 22, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The Committee on the Use of Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care will host a public workshop on March 22, 2018 in Washington, DC
Faith — Health Collaboration to Improve Population Health
Date: March 22, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
On March 22, 2018, an ad hoc committee will plan and convene a one-day public workshop that will explore challenges and opportunities for health sector actors that engage with “faith-based health assets.
Engaging the Private Sector Health Care System in Building Capacity to Respond to Threats to the Public’s Health and National Security
Date: March 20, 2018 - March 21, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will host a two-day public workshop on March 20-21, 2018 at the National Academies Building (NAS Auditorium) called Engaging the Private Sector Health Care System in Building Capacity to Respond to Threats to the Public’s Health and National Security. Through this workshop, the committee will bring together public and private sector partners to discuss approaches to aligning healthcare system incentives with the American public’s need for a healthcare system that is optimally prepared and scalable to manage acutely ill and injured patients during a disaster, public health emergency, or other mass casualty event.
Public Workshop on the Future of Health Care Quality
Date: March 14, 2018 (9:00 AM Eastern)
Health Literacy and Older Adults: Reshaping the Landscape
Date: March 13, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The Roundtable on Health Literacy will host a public workshop featuring presentations and discussions of health literacy and healthy aging on March 13, 2018, at the Keck Center in Washington, DC.