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Evidence-Based Practices for Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Meeting #2
Date: April 24, 2018 (1:00 PM Eastern)
The meeting will include a session to hear from researchers who have conducted similar reviews and grading of preparedness and response practices in the past to understand the nature of the evidence base as well as the methods used and the challenges experienced; as well as to hear from experts who can inform the prioritization of the public health preparedness capabilities.
Implementing Quality Measures for Accountability in Community-based Care for People with Serious Illness: A Workshop
Date: April 17, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
An ad hoc committee will plan and host a one-day public workshop to examine strategies, approaches, and key challenges to implementation of quality measures for community-based care programs for serious illness.
Public Workshop of the Committee on the Use of Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care
Date: March 22, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The Committee on the Use of Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care will host a public workshop on March 22, 2018 in Washington, DC
Engaging the Private Sector Health Care System in Building Capacity to Respond to Threats to the Public’s Health and National Security
Date: March 20, 2018 - March 21, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will host a two-day public workshop on March 20-21, 2018 at the National Academies Building (NAS Auditorium) called Engaging the Private Sector Health Care System in Building Capacity to Respond to Threats to the Public’s Health and National Security. Through this workshop, the committee will bring together public and private sector partners to discuss approaches to aligning healthcare system incentives with the American public’s need for a healthcare system that is optimally prepared and scalable to manage acutely ill and injured patients during a disaster, public health emergency, or other mass casualty event.
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
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.
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.
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.
Enabling Novel Treatments for Nervous System Disorders by Improving Methods for Traversing the Blood-Brain Barrier – A Workshop
Date: September 8, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders will host a workshop on March 20-21, 2017 titled "Enabling Novel Treatments for Nervous System Disorders by Improving Methods for Traversing the Blood-Brain Barrier – A Workshop."