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Displaying: 11 to 20 of 26 Meetings
Public Workshop of the Committee on Best Practices in Assessing Mortality and Significant Morbidity Following Large-Scale Disasters
Date: August 29, 2019 - August 30, 2019 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Committee on Best Practices in Assessing Mortality and Significant Morbidity Following Large-Scale Disasters is hosting a public workshop on August 29 – 30, 2019 in Washington, D.C.
The Fifth Meeting of the Committee on Evidence-based Clinical Practice Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Acute Pain
Date: September 11, 2019 - September 12, 2019 (9:00 AM Pacific)
The fifth meeting of the Committee on Evidence-based Clinical Practice Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Acute Pain will be on September 11-12, 2019
Advancing Effective Obesity Communications: A Workshop
Date: September 16, 2019 (8:30 AM Eastern)
This workshop will explore issues related to communicating obesity solutions.
Health Care System Approaches to Population Health- Tensions and Progress: A Workshop
Date: September 19, 2019 (8:00 AM Eastern)
An ad hoc planning committee will organize and convene a one-day public workshop to discuss the growing attention from health care delivery and health insurance organizations to the social determinants of health.
Brain Health Across the Lifespan: A Workshop
Date: September 24, 2019 - September 25, 2019 (8:00 AM Eastern)
On September 24 and 25, 2019, the National Academies' Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice will host a two-day public workshop exploring issues related to brain health throughout the life span, from birth through old age.
Enhancing Scientific Reproducibility through Transparent Reporting – A Workshop
Date: September 25, 2019 - September 26, 2019 (8:30 AM Eastern)
An ad hoc committee of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (National Academies) will plan and conduct a one-day public workshop to explore issues related to transparent reporting (e.g. disclosure of the availability and location of data, materials, analysis, and methodology) to improve rigor and reproducibility in biomedical research.
Exploring Key Policy Challenges and Opportunities to Improve Care for People with Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders: A Workshop
Date: October 15, 2019 - October 16, 2019 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The first workshop of the Forum on Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders.
Applying Big Data to Address the Social Determinants of Health in Oncology: A Workshop
Date: October 28, 2019 - October 29, 2019 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The collection and analysis of big data is expected to transform the field of cancer research and improve cancer care. Innovations in analytic methods, coupled with large-scale efforts to collect big data, are advancing progress in precision medicine initiatives and facilitating research on factors that influence cancer incidence and outcomes.
Exploring the Current Landscape of Consumer Genomics - A Workshop
Date: October 29, 2019 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The Roundtable on Genomics and Precision Health will host a one day public workshop on October 29, 2019 to explore the current landscape of consumer genomics and implications for how genetic test information is used or may be used in research and clinical care. Discussions may include topics such as diversity of participant populations, impact on health literacy and engagement, knowledge gaps related to use in clinical care, and data privacy/security concerns.
Understanding and Responding to Global Health Security Risks from Microbial Threats in the Arctic: A Workshop
Date: November 6, 2019 - November 7, 2019 (12:00 AM GMT+2)
This workshop will bring together an international, interdisciplinary group of experts to explore what is known, and what critical knowledge gaps remain, regarding existing and possible future risks of harmful infectious agents emerging from thawing Arctic environments