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Improving Cancer Diagnosis and Care: Patient Access to Oncologic Imaging and Pathology Expertise and Technologies: A Workshop
Date: February 12, 2018 - February 13, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The National Cancer Policy Forum will hold a public workshop on February 12-13, 2018 to examine strategies to ensure that patients have access to appropriate oncologic pathology and imaging expertise and technologies to inform their cancer diagnosis, treatment planning, assessment of treatment response, and oncologic surveillance.
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.
Workshop on the Current State of Health Care Quality: Meeting 2
Date: December 18, 2017 (5:00 AM Eastern)
The second meeting of the Committee on Improving the Quality of Health Care Globally.
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.
Fourth Meeting of the Committee on the Return of Individual-Specific Research Results Generated in Research Laboratories
Date: December 11, 2017 - December 12, 2017 (8:00 AM Pacific)
Fourth meeting of the Committee on the Return of Research Results
Laboratory Quality Standards Webinar
Date: December 7, 2017 (2:00 PM Eastern)
Laboratory Quality Standards Webinar of the Return of Research Results Committee