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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.
Graduate Medical Education Outcomes and Metrics - Workshop
Date: October 10, 2017 - October 11, 2017 (7:30 AM Eastern)
This workshop will explore meaningful and measurable outcomes of GME, possible metrics that could be used to track these outcomes, possible mechanisms for collecting, collating, analyzing and reporting this data, and further work to accomplish this ambitious goal.
Advancing Obesity Solutions through Investments in the Built Environment: A Workshop
Date: September 12, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
How can investments in the built environment advance obesity solutions? September 12, join the Roundtable on Obesity Solutions for a workshop that will explore the roles built environment policies and practices play in the prevention and treatment of obesity and will highlight promising, scalable, multi-sector strategies to create more healthful and equitable environments. Built environment topics that will be covered include urban planning and design, transportation systems, parks and recreation, and food systems. Register to attend either in person or via webcast. Due to seating capacity, in-person registration for this workshop is limited. The speakers' PowerPoint slides and a video recording of the proceedings will be available on this page shortly after the meeting. Learn more: http://bit.ly/ObesityRTBuiltEnvironment
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.
The Challenge of Treating Obesity and Overweight: Learning What Works and Making it Happen—A Workshop
Date: April 6, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
This workshop will explore what is known about current obesity treatment approaches and the challenges involved in implementing them.
Meeting 7: Standing Committee for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Division of Strategic National Stockpile
Date: March 20, 2017 - March 21, 2017 (1:30 PM Eastern)
The 7th meeting of the Standing Committee for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Division of Strategic National Stockpile will be held on Monday, March 20 (Room 105) and Tuesday, March 21 (Room 103), 2017 at the Keck Center of the National Academies.
Incorporating Weight Management and Physical Activity Throughout the Cancer Care Continuum: A Workshop
Date: February 13, 2017 - February 14, 2017 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The 1.5-day NCPF public workshop on Feb. 13-14, 2017 will examine the evidence for providing support for weight management and physical activity as part of routine cancer care.
Meeting 6: Standing Committee for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Division of Strategic National Stockpile
Date: December 12, 2016 - December 13, 2016 (1:30 PM Eastern)
The sixth meeting of the Standing Committee for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Division of Strategic National Stockpile will take place on December 12-13, 2016 at the Keck Center (106) and NAS Building (125).
Integration of FDA and NIOSH Evaluation Processes of Respiratory Protective Devices for Health Care Workers: A Workshop
Date: August 1, 2016 (8:30 AM Eastern)
An ad hoc committee will plan and conduct a public workshop to explore the current state of practices related to the evaluation of N95 respiratory protective devices (RPDs).
Enhancing BioWatch Capabilities Through Technology and Collaboration: A Workshop
Date: July 27, 2016 - July 28, 2016 (8:30 AM Eastern)
Enhancing BioWatch Capabilities Through Technology and Collaboration: A Workshop will take place on July 27-28, 2016 at the Keck Center (Room 100) in Washington, DC.