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Enabling Novel Treatments for Nervous System Disorders by Improving Methods for Traversing the Blood-Brain Barrier – A Workshop
Date: September 8, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders will host a workshop on March 20-21, 2017 titled "Enabling Novel Treatments for Nervous System Disorders by Improving Methods for Traversing the Blood-Brain Barrier – A Workshop."
Public Workshop of the Committee on the Return of Individual-Specific Research Results Generated in Research Laboratories
Date: September 6, 2017 - September 7, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
Public workshop and second meeting of the Committee on the Return of Individual-Specific Research Results Generated in Research Laboratories
Impact of the Global Medical Supply Chain on SNS Operations and Communications: A Workshop
Date: August 28, 2017 (9:00 AM Eastern)
Impact of the Global Medical Supply Chain on SNS Operations and Communications: A Workshop will take place on August 28, 2017 at the National Academy of Sciences Building.
Meeting 1: Committee on Harmonization of Methods for Estimating Nutrient Intake References (Videoconference)
Date: August 23, 2017 (10:15 AM Eastern)
The Committee on Harmonization of Methods for Estimating Nutrient Intake References will be holding a public meeting from 10:15 AM – 11:15 AM EDT on August 23, 2017 via videoconference. During this meeting, an overview of the study and additional background information will be provided. The study sponsor, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, will be given an orientation to the statement of task. Attendees may register to listen to the committee meeting online. Please direct any questions to Meredith Young at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meeting #5 - Committee on Improving Health Outcomes for Children with Disabilties
Date: August 16, 2017 - August 17, 2017 (10:00 AM Eastern)
The fifth meeting of the Committee on Improving Health Outcomes for Children with Disabilities was on August 16-17, 2017.
Report Release Webinar: Strengthening the Disaster Resilience of Academic Research Communities
Date: August 10, 2017 (2:00 PM Eastern)
This meeting is the webinar release for the report on Strengthening the Disaster Resilience of Academic Research Communities.
Guiding Principles for Developing Dietary Reference Intakes Based on Chronic Disease - Report Release (Webinar)
Date: August 3, 2017 (11:00 AM Eastern)
An ad hoc committee of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (National Academies) will undertake a study to assess options presented in the document Options for Consideration of Chronic Disease Endpoints for Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs): Summary Report from a Joint US/Canadian-sponsored Expert Panel (hereafter Options Report) and determine guiding principles for the inclusion of chronic disease endpoints for food substances that will be used by future National Academies committees in establishing Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs). The committee shall provide justification for the selection (and non-selection) of options that served as the basis for the guiding principles, including additions not considered in the Options Report. On August 3, 2017, the National Academies will host a webinar on the report, The Development of Guiding Principles for the Inclusion of Chronic Disease Endpoints in Future Dietary Reference Intakes. Shiriki Kumanyika, committee chair, and Janet King, Marian Neuhouser, and Joseph Rodricks from the expert committee that wrote the report will present highlights from the report and take questions about its findings and recommendations.
Preparing for a Rapid Response to Major Marine Oil Spills: A Workshop on Research Needs to Protect the Health and Well-being of Communities
Date: August 2, 2017 - August 3, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
On August 2-3, the Health and Medicine Division and the Gulf Research Program will host a public workshop in Washington, DC.
The Neurocognitive and Psychosocial Impacts of Violence: A Workshop
Date: July 31, 2017 - August 1, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The Forum on Global Violence Prevention will hold a two-day public workshop on the science surrounding the impacts of exposure to violence and trauma on both neurocognitive and psychosocial outcomes with a strong focus on exposure in childhood, and other aspects such as refugee health and/or PTSD in returning combatants.
2017 Review of NASA's Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks - Workshop
Date: July 27, 2017 (9:00 AM Eastern)