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Exploring Choices about Foods and Ingredients: Consumer, Food Industry, and Federal Government Perspectives
Date: May 24, 2017 (8:00 AM Eastern)
This Food Forum session will explore choices about foods and ingredients and will include consumer, private sector, and federal government perspectives.
Building a National Capability to Monitor and Assess Medical Countermeasure Use in Response to Public Health Emergencies: A Stand Alone Workshop
Date: June 6, 2017 - June 7, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
On June 6-7 2017, the Board on Health Sciences Policy will host Building a National Capability to Monitor and Assess Medical Countermeasure Use in Response to Public Health Emergencies: A Stand Alone Workshop
Meeting #4 - Committee on Improving Health Outcomes for Children with Disabilties
Date: June 7, 2017 - June 8, 2017 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The fourth meeting of the Committee on Improving Health Outcomes for Children with Disabilites will be held on June 7-8, 2017
National Academies' Hearing Health Care Report: June 2017 Dissemination Meeting
Date: June 9, 2017 (9:00 AM Eastern)
Achieving Rural Health Equity and Well-being: Challenges and Opportunities: A Workshop
Date: June 13, 2017 (8:00 AM Central)
A joint workshop on Rural Health, sponsored by the Roundtable on Health Equity and the Roundtable on Population Health.
Dissemination Meeting on the Report Series "Accounting for Social Risk Factors in Medicare Payment"
Date: June 13, 2017 (9:00 AM Eastern)
On Tuesday, June 13, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will host a dissemination meeting to discuss the report series Accounting for Social Risk Factors in Medicare Payment.
Combating Antimicrobial Resistance: A One Health Approach to a Global Threat—A Workshop
Date: June 20, 2017 - June 21, 2017 (9:00 AM Eastern)
A two-day workshop to examine key areas in human, animal, and environmental health that contribute to the emergence and spread of antimicrobial resistance (AMR).
A Workshop on Strategies to Limit Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Young Children: Evaluation of Federal, State, and Local Policies and Programs
Date: June 21, 2017 - June 22, 2017 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The objectives of this 1½ day workshop include are to provide an overview of current and emerging strategies implemented at the federal, state, local, and tribal level intended to reduce consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages by young children, ages 0-5 years of age, and explore the evidence on effectiveness, contextualize the strategies by considering patterns and trends in beverage consumption broadly, and sugar-sweetened beverage consumption specifically, by U.S. children, examine current guidelines for sugar-sweetened beverage consumption among young children, explore the role of industry on influencing sugar-sweetened beverage consumption in young children, and identifying where knowledge gaps and opportunities exist for future policies, programs, and strategies.
Navigating the Manufacturing Process and Assuring the Quality of Regenerative Medicine Therapies - A Workshop
Date: June 26, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
On June 26, 2017, the Forum on Regenerative Medicine will host a public workshop to examine and discuss challenges, opportunities, and best practices associated with defining and measuring the quality of cell and tissue products and raw materials in the research and manufacturing of regenerative medicine therapies. The goal of the workshop will be to learn from existing examples of manufacturing of early generation regenerative medicine products and to address how progress could be made in identifying and measuring critical quality attributes as well as designing and adhering to standards to help in the navigation of the scale-up process from a research laboratory to the manufacturing environment. Stakeholders, which may include research scientists, clinicians, patients, regulators, and representatives from pharmaceutical and biotech companies, will be invited to present their perspectives and participate in discussions throughout the day.
Meeting 4: Committee on the Review of the Health Effects of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS)
Date: June 29, 2017 - June 30, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The fourth closed ENDS Committee meeting will be held June 29-30, 2017, in the Keck Center.