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Report Release: Housing, Health, and Homelessness
Date: July 11, 2018 (11:00 AM Eastern)
On July 11th, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine's Science and Technology for Sustainability Program and the Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice will host a public release of a new joint report, Permanent Supportive Housing: Evaluating the Evidence for Improving Health Outcomes among People Experiencing Chronic Homelessness.
The Intersection of Behavioral Health, Mental Health, and Health Literacy: A Workshop
Date: July 11, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
On July 11, 2018, the Roundtable on Health Literacy will host a workshop focused on the intersection of behavioral health, mental health, and health literacy.
Return of Research Results: Report Release Webinar
Date: July 10, 2018 (11:00 AM Eastern)
Return of Research Results Consensus Study Report Release Webinar
Understanding Disparities in Access to Genomic Medicine: A Workshop
Date: June 27, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The Roundtable on Genomics and Precision Health hosted a public workshop on June 27, 2018 to explore disparities in access to genetic/genomic services that exist across different segments of the population (e.g., in medically underserved areas and populations, across different racial/ethnic groups, and socioeconomic levels). The workshop discussed model programs of care for diverse patient populations, with a focus on examining current challenges, approaches, and best practices for alleviating disparities in access, which may include the geographic distribution of providers and services and the potential role of telemedicine. Workshop discussions focused on insurance coverage for genetic/genomic services, along with the financial costs for patients of genetic testing and downstream care.
School Success: An Opportunity for Population Health Action – A Workshop
Date: June 14, 2018 (8:15 AM Pacific)
On June 14, the Roundtable on Population Health Improvement held a one-day public workshop at the California Endowment Oakland Conference Center focused on aspects of pre-K through 12th grade education metrics that are relevant and potentially useful to the health sector, given the recognition of education as a key influence on health outcomes and community well-being.
Global Health Transitions and Sustainable Solutions: The Role of Partnerships—A Workshop
Date: June 13, 2018 - June 14, 2018 (1:00 PM Eastern)
An ad-hoc committee will plan a 1.5-day public workshop to explore economic and programmatic transitions and sustainable solutions in global health and the role of partnerships during and after these transitions. The workshop will feature invited presentations and discussions.
The Current Understanding of Pre-Pregnancy Weight, Gestational Weight Gain, and the Impacts on Maternal and Child Health Among Women with Obesity: A Virtual Workshop (Webinar)
Date: June 13, 2018 (12:00 PM Eastern)
This virtual workshop will examine issues related to obesity before, during, and after pregnancy. The webinar will feature individual invited speakers and presentations that build on previous topics covered by the Academies since the 2009 report on weight gain in pregnancy, including prepregnancy weight status, gestational weight gain, and effects of gestational weight gain on maternal and child health.
Understanding the Economics of Microbial Threats—A Workshop
Date: June 12, 2018 - June 13, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
A 1.5-day public workshop that will examine the interaction of economic activity and microbial threats, including infectious disease outbreaks and antimicrobial resistance.
Roundtable on Environmental Health Sciences Research and Medicine
Date: June 11, 2018 - June 12, 2018 (9:00 AM Eastern)
Roundtable on Environmental Health Sciences, Research, and Medicine
The Impact of Incarceration and Reentry on Community Health and Well-Being: A Workshop
Date: June 6, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
On June 6, 2018, the Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity held a one-day public workshop on Impact of Incarceration and Reentry on Community Health and Well-Being in Philadelphia, PA.