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Meeting 3: Committee on Applying Neurobiological and Socio-behavioral Sciences from Prenatal through Early Childhood Development: A Health Equity Approach
Date: October 1, 2018 (8:00 AM Pacific)
On October 1, 2018, the committee on Applying Neurobiological and Socio-behavioral Sciences from Prenatal through Early Childhood Development: A Health Equity Approach will host a short workshop at the Beckman Center of the National Academies in Irvine, California. The workshop will feature speaker presentations and disucssions that address components of the committee's statement of task.
Population Health Science in the United States: Trends, Evidence, and Effective Policy – A Symposium
Date: October 3, 2018 (8:15 AM Eastern)
On October 3, 2018, the Roundtable on Population Health Improvement and the Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science (IAPHS) will hold a half-day joint symposium Population Health Science in the United States: Trends, Evidence, and Effective Policy.
Transgenic and Chimeric Neuroscience Research: Exploring the Scientific Opportunities Afforded by New Nonhuman Primate Models — A Workshop
Date: October 4, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders proposes to host a public workshop bringing together key stakeholders to advance the discussions that emerged from the three National Institutes of Health meetings scheduled in June and July 2017 to address the opioid epidemic, and examine potential implementation barriers and opportunities related to the proposed approaches discussed.
Current Status and Response to the Global Obesity Pandemic: A Workshop
Date: October 9, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
A one-day public workshop that will examine the current efforts and complexity of treating the global obesity epidemic.
Health Systems Interventions to Prevent Firearm Injuries and Death: A Workshop
Date: October 17, 2018 - October 18, 2018 (9:00 AM Eastern)
Join the Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice in DC on October 17 and 18 for a workshop exploring healthcare systems' role in preventing firearm-related injuries and death.
Artificial Intelligence for Older Adults and People with Disabilities: Balancing Safety and Autonomy: A Workshop
Date: October 24, 2018 (9:00 AM Eastern)
Artificial Intelligence: Balancing Safety & Autonomy -- A Workshop
Pain and Symptom Management for People with Serious Illness in the Context of the Opioid Epidemic: A Workshop
Date: November 29, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
An ad hoc committee will plan and host a one-day workshop to examine ways to best address the pain and symptom management needs of people with serious illness in the context of widespread opioid use disorder, including consideration of the underlying socioeconomic factors that contribute to the epidemic.
Reorienting Health Care and Finance Sector Investment Priorities Toward Health and Well-Being: A Workshop
Date: December 3, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
On December 3, 2018, the Roundtable on Population Health Improvment will hold a one-day public workshop that will explore some of the factors that can spur change in economic priorities in two spotlight industries: health care and financial services.
The Role of Nonpharmacological Approaches to Pain Management: A Workshop
Date: December 4, 2018 - December 5, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
Given the changing landscape for pain management, the Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders and the Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education will bring together key stakeholders to discuss these treatments and integrative health models for pain management.