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Open Meeting: Planning Committee for a Workshop on Strategies to Limit Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Young Children
Date: March 8, 2017 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The Planning Committee for a Workshop on Strategies to Limit Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Young Children will hold an open meeting on March 08, 2017 from 9:00-10:30am ET. Attendees may register to attend in-person or listen to the open meeting online.
Stakeholders Engagement Meeting on the Report 'The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids'
Date: February 21, 2017 (9:45 AM Eastern)
This meeting is to present the report's key messages, and to engage with stakeholders and the general public.
The Potential Role of Sleep in Obesity Prevention and Management: A Virtual Workshop (Webinar)
Date: February 17, 2017 (12:00 PM Eastern)
This virtual workshop will examine the potential relationship between sleep and obesity. A relatively new development in research on the causes, prevention, and treatment of obesity is the increasing evidence and discussion about the potential relationship between sleep and obesity, as well as a strong interest on the part of the public health community in examining the evidence and its potential implications.
Meeting #2 - Committee on Improving Health Outcomes for Children with Disabilties
Date: February 2, 2017 - February 3, 2017 (7:30 AM Eastern)
The second meeting of the Committee on Improving Health Outcomes for Children with Disabilites was on February 2-3, 2017
The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids: The Current State of Evidence and Recommendations for Research Public Release
Date: January 12, 2017 (1:00 PM Eastern)
In one of the most comprehensive studies of recent research on the health effects of recreational and therapeutic cannabis use, a new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine offers a rigorous review of relevant scientific research published since 1999.
Review of WIC Food Packages: Improving Balance and Choice - Report Release (WEBINAR)
Date: January 5, 2017 (11:00 AM Eastern)
WIC: Phase II Report Release (WEBINAR)
Sixth Meeting of the Committee on the Health Effects of Marijuana
Date: December 13, 2016 - December 14, 2016 (9:00 AM Pacific)
The sixth meeting of the Committee on the Health Effects of Marijuana in Irvine, CA on December 13-14, 2016.
Exploring the Infrastructure of Multisector Community Health Partnerships: A Workshop
Date: December 8, 2016 (8:30 AM Pacific)
Exploring the Infrastructure of Multisector Community Health Partnerships
Effective Public Policy Solutions for Global Violence Prevention: A Workshop
Date: December 1, 2016 - December 2, 2016 (8:30 AM Eastern)
On December 1-2, 2016, the Forum on Global Violence Prevention will hold a two-day workshop to illuminate and explore the ways in which violence prevention practitioners can best share their findings and evidence-base with policymakers for the production of effective and impactful policy approaches to violence prevention. This will include an exploration of policymakers' goals and needs and the ways in which violence prevention experts can best communicate their findings to policymakers, as well as an exploration of lessons learned from around the world in this context. The workshop will explore crosscutting approaches to violence prevention and will cover multiple forms of violence across the life-course (such as child maltreatment and violence against children, violence against women, self-directed violence, interpersonal violence, youth violence, and the relationship between alcohol and violence, etc.).
Report Release Event: Committee on Food Allergies: Global Burden, Causes, Treatment, Prevention, and Public Policy
Date: November 30, 2016 (11:00 AM Eastern)
On November 30, 2016, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will release a new report by the Committee on Food Allergies: Global Burden, Causes, Treatment, Prevention, and Public Policy.