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Health Literacy and Older Adults: Reshaping the Landscape
Date: March 13, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The Roundtable on Health Literacy will host a public workshop featuring presentations and discussions of health literacy and healthy aging on March 13, 2018, at the Keck Center in Washington, DC.
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
Meeting 4: Committee to Review the Dietary Reference Intakes for Sodium and Potassium Open Session (Webinar)
Date: March 9, 2018 (9:30 AM Eastern)
The Committee to Review the Dietary Reference Intakes for Sodium and Potassium will be holding a public meeting on March 9, 2018 from 9:30 am – 10:30 am ET via web conference only. During this meeting, Dr. Shiriki Kumanyika from Drexel University will discuss health implications of sodium intake for different subpopulations and will answer questions from the committee members. To view this web-based public meeting, please register using the link on the right side of the page. Please direct any questions to Meredith Young at email@example.com. There will also be a public workshop on March 7, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 5:15 PM ET. For more information, please click here.
Public Workshop for the Committee to Review the Dietary Reference Intakes for Sodium and Potassium
Date: March 7, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The Committee to Review the Dietary Reference Intakes for Sodium and Potassium will hold a public workshop on March 7, 2018 from 8 AM to 5:15 PM ET at the Keck Center in Washington, DC (500 Fifth Street NW, Washington, DC 20001). Attendees may register to attend in-person or listen to the workshop online. Space for in-person attendance is limited and attendees may be asked to view the workshop from an overflow room, should we reach capacity. For in-person attendees there will be an opportunity to address the committee; each individual will have 3 minutes to make his or her remarks. If you are unable to attend the meeting please feel free to submit public comments at any time to NaKDRIReview@nas.edu. There will also be a web-based public session on March 9, 2018 from 9:30 to 10:30 AM ET. For more information, please click here.
First Meeting of the Committee on the Use of Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care
Date: January 30, 2018 (10:30 AM Eastern)
The Committee on the Use of Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care will hold an open session meeting on January 30, 2018.
Evidence-Based Practices for Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Meeting #1
Date: January 29, 2018 (1:30 PM Eastern)
• Hold an open session to hear from sponsoring agencies on their perspective of the statement of task, and to hear from other speakers on the background and context for the study
Public Health Consequences of E-Cigarettes: Report Release Webinar
Date: January 23, 2018 (11:00 AM Eastern)
Six members from the Committee on the Review of the Health Effects of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will present the findings of the committee.
Reducing Alcohol-Impaired Driving Fatalities: Report Release
Date: January 17, 2018 (11:00 AM Eastern)
On January 17, 2018 at 11:00am ET, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will release a report on how to accelerate progress to reduce alcohol-impaired driving fatalities.
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.
Urbanization and Slums: New Transmission Pathways of Infectious Diseases in the Built Environment—A Workshop
Date: December 12, 2017 - December 13, 2017 (1:00 PM Eastern)
A 1.5 day workshop to examine new transmission pathways in the urban built environment that affect human health, starting with the current state of science on microbial communities to bridging the drivers and interventions.