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First Meeting of the Committee on the Use of Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care
Date: January 30, 2018 (10:30 AM Eastern)
The Committee on the Use of Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care will hold an open session meeting on January 30, 2018.
Evidence-Based Practices for Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Meeting #1
Date: January 29, 2018 (1:30 PM Eastern)
• Hold an open session to hear from sponsoring agencies on their perspective of the statement of task, and to hear from other speakers on the background and context for the study
Public Health Consequences of E-Cigarettes: Report Release Webinar
Date: January 23, 2018 (11:00 AM Eastern)
Six members from the Committee on the Review of the Health Effects of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will present the findings of the committee.
Reducing Alcohol-Impaired Driving Fatalities: Report Release
Date: January 17, 2018 (11:00 AM Eastern)
On January 17, 2018 at 11:00am ET, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will release a report on how to accelerate progress to reduce alcohol-impaired driving fatalities.
Strategies, Interventions and Policies for Health Promotion, High Risk Behavior Prevention and Increased Performance of the DHS Law Enforcement Workforce: A Workshop
Date: January 17, 2018 - January 18, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
An ad hoc committee will organize a public workshop, to be tentatively held on January 17-18, 2018 at the Keck Center of the National Academies (Room 100), that will explore the impact of operational stressors on the health and performance of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) law enforcement workforce.
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.
Exploring Tax Policy to Advance Population Health, Health Equity, and Economic Prosperity: A Workshop
Date: December 7, 2017 (8:15 AM Pacific)
Workshop on tax policies to further population health.
Meeting 1: Committee to Review the Dietary Reference Intakes for Sodium and Potassium (Webinar)
Date: December 6, 2017 (2:30 PM Eastern)
The Committee to Review the Dietary Reference Intakes for Sodium and Potassium will be holding a public meeting on December 6, 2017 from 2:30 – 3:30 PM EST via web conferencing. During this meeting, the study sponsors will provide an overview of the statement of task and answer questions from the committee members. To attend this web-based public meeting, please register using the link on the right side of the page. Please direct any questions to Meredith Young at email@example.com.
Making Medicines Affordable: A National Imperative Report Release Event
Date: November 30, 2017 (1:00 PM Eastern)
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will release and discuss the findings of their new affordable drugs report at a National Press Club Headliners Newsmaker this Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 1:00PM in the club’s Fourth Estate.
Building the Case for Health Literacy: A Workshop
Date: November 15, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
An ad hoc committee will plan and conduct a one-day public workshop that will feature invited presentations and discussion on the impact of health literacy.