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Integrating Infectious Disease Considerations with Response to the Opioid Epidemic: A Workshop
Date: March 12, 2018 - March 13, 2018 (8:45 AM Eastern)
Infectious disease consequences of the opioid epidemic
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.
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 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.
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.
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.).
Workshop to Support the Development of a United States Department of Labor Research Strategy on Child Labor and Forced Labor in International Settings
Date: October 18, 2016 (8:30 AM Eastern)
A 1-day public workshop will be held in Washington D.C. to explore the issues of child labor and forced labor in an international context. The International Labor Oto child labor, there is still much to learn about the relative importance of these various risk factors.
Fifth Meeting of the Committee on the Health Effects of Marijuana
Date: October 7, 2016 (12:00 PM Eastern)
The fifth meeting of the Committee on the Health Effects of Marijuana will be held virtually on October 7, 2016.
Fourth Meeting of the Committee on the Health Effects of Marijuana
Date: September 7, 2016 - September 9, 2016 (9:00 AM Eastern)
Meeting 4 - Heath Effects of Marijuana. September 7-9, 2016. Keck Center.
Third Meeting of the Committee on the Health Effects of Marijuana
Date: August 18, 2016 - August 19, 2016 (9:00 AM Eastern)
Meeting 3 - Heath Effects of Marijuana. August 18-19, 2016. Keck Center. A brief open session will be included in this meeting.