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Physician-Assisted Death: Scanning the Landscape and Potential Approaches -- A Workshop
Date: February 12, 2018 - February 13, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
Physician-Assisted Death Workshop
Improving Cancer Diagnosis and Care: Patient Access to Oncologic Imaging and Pathology Expertise and Technologies: A Workshop
Date: February 12, 2018 - February 13, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The National Cancer Policy Forum will hold a public workshop on February 12-13, 2018 to examine strategies to ensure that patients have access to appropriate oncologic pathology and imaging expertise and technologies to inform their cancer diagnosis, treatment planning, assessment of treatment response, and oncologic surveillance.
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.
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.
First Meeting of the Committee on Functional Assessment for Adults with Disabilities
Date: December 7, 2017 (10:00 AM Eastern)
The first meeting of the Committee on Functional Assessment for Adults with Disabilities was held in Washington, DC on December 7, 2017.
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.
Financing and Payment Strategies to Support High-Quality Care for People with Serious Illness: A Workshop
Date: November 29, 2017 (8:00 AM Eastern)
This public workshop will examine how various financing and payment approaches can help support delivery of high-quality care for serious illness.
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.
Establishing Effective Patient Navigation Programs in Oncology: A Workshop
Date: November 13, 2017 - November 14, 2017 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The National Cancer Policy Forum will hold a public workshop on November 12-13, 2017 to examine the optimal conditions and components of successful patient navigation programs in oncology.
Exploring Partnership Governance in Global Health: A Workshop
Date: October 26, 2017 (8:00 AM Eastern)
An ad-hoc committee will be appointed to plan a 1-day public workshop to explore the governance of partnerships and the role governance plays in their decision-making structures. The workshop will feature invited presentations and discussions.