Meetings

  • Graduate Medical Education Outcomes and Metrics - Workshop Date: October 10, 2017 - October 11, 2017 (7:30 AM Eastern)

    This workshop will explore meaningful and measurable outcomes of GME, possible metrics that could be used to track these outcomes, possible mechanisms for collecting, collating, analyzing and reporting this data, and further work to accomplish this ambitious goal.
  • Aging and Disability: Beyond Stereotypes to Inclusion: A Workshop Date: October 10, 2017 (10:00 AM Eastern)

    A workshop exploring how stereotypes and stereotype threat affect older adults and adults with disabilities.
  • Advancing Therapeutic Development for Pain and Opioid Use Disorders through Public-Private Partnerships: A Workshop Date: October 11, 2017 - October 12, 2017 (1:30 PM 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.
  • Learning from Ebola and the Future U.S. Role in Global Health: A Symposium Date: October 18, 2017 (2:00 PM Eastern)

    The National Academies of Medicine, the Association of Schools and Programs for Public Health, and Emory University are hosting a global health symposium to discuss recently released National Academies’ reports and experiences in the Atlanta region during the 2014 Ebola outbreak. Following presentations, a panel of global health experts will discuss the current state of U.S. investments in global health and implications for the future.
  • Meeting #6 - Committee on Improving Health Outcomes for Children with Disabilties Date: October 20, 2017 - October 21, 2017 (8:00 AM Eastern)
    Committee Only
    The sixth meeting of the Committee on Improving Health Outcomes for Children with Disabilites will be held on October 20-21, 2017.
  • Exploring Partnership Governance in Global Health: A Workshop Date: October 26, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    An ad-hoc committee will be appointed to plan a 1-day public workshop to explore the governance of partnerships and the role governance plays in their decision-making structures. The workshop will feature invited presentations and discussions.
  • Implementing and Evaluating Genomic Screening Programs in Health Care Systems: A Workshop Date: November 1, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    The Roundtable on Genomics and Precision Health will hold a public workshop on November 1, 2017 that will explore the challenges and opportunities associated with integrating genomics into large-scale health organizations. Case studies of large-scale genomics programs and collaborative learning networks may be highlighted during the workshop as a way to understand successes and lessons learned regarding economic considerations (e.g., clinical utility, value), policy environments (e.g., alleviating privacy and discrimination concerns for participants), and data sharing. Workshop discussions will be held with a broad array of stakeholders which may include health economists, representatives from health care delivery systems, public health officials, bioethicists, implementation science researchers, clinicians, payers, and policy makers.
  • Establishing Effective Patient Navigation Programs in Oncology: A Workshop Date: November 13, 2017 - November 14, 2017 (8:00 AM Eastern)

    The National Cancer Policy Forum will hold a public workshop on November 12-13, 2017 to examine the optimal conditions and components of successful patient navigation programs in oncology.
  • Building the Case for Health Literacy: A Workshop Date: November 15, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    An ad hoc committee will plan and conduct a one-day public workshop that will feature invited presentations and discussion on the impact of health literacy.
  • Improving Health Professional Education and Practice through Technology: A Workshop Date: November 16, 2017 - November 17, 2017 (9:00 AM Eastern)

    The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will conduct a 1.5-day public workshop to gaps--within and across the continuum of health professional education--that impede progress toward the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's (IHI) expanded triple aim1 that includes better care for the caretakers themselves.