Meetings

  • Workshop on Big Data and Analytics for Infectious Disease Research, Operations, and Policy Date: May 10, 2016 - May 11, 2016 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    An ad hoc committee of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will plan and conduct a 1.5-day public workshop to explore the scientific, policy, and operational aspects of big data in relation to microbial threats and public health.
  • Meeting #1 - Committee on Clinical Trials During the 2014-2015 Ebola Outbreak Date: February 22, 2016 - February 23, 2016 (4:00 PM Eastern)

    The first meeting of the Committee on Clinical Trials During the 2014-2015 Ebola Outbreak will take place on February 22 in Room 100 and February 23 in Room 110 of the Keck Center in Washington, DC.
  • Exploring Shared Value in Global Health and Safety—A Workshop Date: December 3, 2015 - December 4, 2015 (8:00 AM Eastern)

    This workshop will explore the opportunities, limits, and challenges to maximize the benefits of shared value creation to meet the health needs of communities around the globe. The opportunities as well as the limits of shared value in health will be illuminated through an analysis of global disease priorities and the corporate domains of core products and services, employee health, and community-employer interactions.
  • Addressing the Social and Cultural Norms that Underlie the Acceptance of Violence: A Workshop Date: October 29, 2015 - October 30, 2015 (9:00 AM Eastern)

    The Forum on Global Violence Prevention will host its 10th workshop on October 29-30, 2015 exploring the social and cultural norms that underlie the acceptance of violence.
  • Ebola Epidemic in West Africa Date: March 24, 2015 - March 25, 2015 (8:45 AM Eastern)

    On March 24th and 25th (2015) the IOM’s Forum on Microbial Threats will convene a public workshop on the “Ebola Epidemic in West Africa.” The public workshop will feature invited presentations and discussions that will focus on such potential topics as: the source(s) and spread of this disease from its epicenter to other countries in West Africa; factors driving the unprecedented scale of this outbreak; factors impeding country responses; and opportunities to mobilize the domestic and international health communities in a coordinated response to this dread disease to stop the geographic spread of this disease. The meeting is free and open to the public but registration is required.
  • Symposium on Phylogenetic Approaches to Innate Immunity Date: December 2, 2014 - December 3, 2014 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    pnalamada@nas.edu
  • Report Release: Ensuring Safe Foods and Medical Products Through Stronger Regulatory Systems Abroad Date: April 4, 2012 (1:00 PM Eastern)

    Public release of Ensuring Safe Foods and Medical Products Through Stronger Regulatory Systems Abroad
  • Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education Planning Meeting Date: March 8, 2012 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    This meeting is the first planning meeting for the IOM Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education.
  • mPreventViolence: Communication and Technology for Violence Prevention - A Workshop Date: December 8, 2011 - December 9, 2011 (8:00 AM Eastern)

    The Forum on Global Violence Prevention will hold a 2-day public workshop on 1) the use of traditional and new media to communicate evidence-based information for violence prevention and 2) new applications of social media and new communications technologies to prevent violence.
  • Workshop on Country-Level Decision Making for Control of Chronic Diseases Date: July 19, 2011 - July 21, 2011 (8:00 AM Eastern)

    Using several low and middle income countries as case studies, this three-day workshop will examine country-level processes for making informed choices about chronic disease control programs. The aim of the workshop is to identify the infrastructure and data requirements for the development of a set of tools to support country-led planning for the effective, efficient, and equitable provision of chronic disease control programs.