Meeting

Committee to Review Long-Term Health Effects of Antimalarial Drugs Meeting 1: Public Session


When: January 28, 2019 (1:00 PM Eastern)
Where: National Academy of Sciences Building • 2101 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20418

Topics Global Health, Public Health, Military and Veterans Health
Activity: Long-Term Health Effects of Antimalarials
Board: Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Committee to Review Long-Term Health Effects of Antimalarial Drugs will be having a public session as part of its information gathering activities. The public session will be held on Monday, January 28, 2019, from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM ET, at the National Academy of Sciences Building in Washington, DC.

This session will feature invited presentations from several agencies and topical experts including:

  • The official charge to the committee from the study sponsor, Department of Veterans Affairs.
  • Policies regarding the use of antimalarials in the Department of Defense.
  • Overview of data collection and monitoring of adverse effects by the Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 

The session will be accessible to the public via live webcast and in-person attendance (seating is limited). Please register for the public session online for both the in-person and live webcast tickets. There will be an additional form attached to the Eventbrite page to fill out for the live webcast. 

More information about this session (e.g., agenda and speakers) will be forthcoming.

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