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Medical Product Shortages during Disasters: Opportunities to Predict, Prevent, and Respond - A Workshop
Date: September 5, 2018 - September 6, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
A public workshop on medical product shortages during disasters will explore opportunities to predict, prevent, and respond to them will take place in Washington, DC on September 5-6, 2018.
Report Launch: "Crossing the Global Quality Chasm: Improving Health Care Worldwide"
Date: August 28, 2018 (9:00 AM Eastern)
Report Launch: "Global Quality Chasm"
Global Health Transitions and Sustainable Solutions: The Role of Partnerships—A Workshop
Date: June 13, 2018 - June 14, 2018 (1:00 PM Eastern)
An ad-hoc committee will plan a 1.5-day public workshop to explore economic and programmatic transitions and sustainable solutions in global health and the role of partnerships during and after these transitions. The workshop will feature invited presentations and discussions.
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.
A Systems Approach to Alleviating Work-induced Stress and Improving Health, Well-being, and Resilience of Health Professionals Within and Beyond Education: A Workshop
Date: April 26, 2018 - April 27, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will conduct a 1.5-day public workshop to explore systems-level causes and downstream effects of job-related stress affecting all health professions working in learning environments both clinical and classroom settings.
Public Workshop on the Future of Health Care Quality
Date: March 14, 2018 (9:00 AM Eastern)
Workshop on the Current State of Health Care Quality: Meeting 2
Date: December 18, 2017 (5:00 AM Eastern)
The second meeting of the Committee on Improving the Quality of Health Care Globally.
Urbanization and Slums: New Transmission Pathways of Infectious Diseases in the Built Environment—A Workshop
Date: December 12, 2017 - December 13, 2017 (1:00 PM Eastern)
A 1.5 day workshop to examine new transmission pathways in the urban built environment that affect human health, starting with the current state of science on microbial communities to bridging the drivers and interventions.
Improving Health Professional Education and Practice through Technology: A Workshop
Date: November 16, 2017 - November 17, 2017 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will conduct a 1.5-day public workshop to gaps--within and across the continuum of health professional education--that impede progress toward the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's (IHI) expanded triple aim1 that includes better care for the caretakers themselves.
Meeting 3: Committee on Harmonization of Methods for Estimating Nutrient Intake References (Washington, DC)
Date: November 13, 2017 (10:30 AM Eastern)
The Committee on Harmonization of Methods for Estimating Nutrient Intake References will be holding a public meeting from 10:30 AM – 12:45 AM EDT on Monday, November 13, 2017 in Washington, DC at the National Academy of Sciences building in room NAS 250 (2101 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20418). During this open session, Drs. Bert Garza, Jose Villar, and Nancy Butte will discuss the nutritional requirements of pregnant and lactating women and young children. Attendees may register to listen to the committee meeting online or to attend in person. Please direct any questions to Meredith Young at firstname.lastname@example.org.