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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.
Financial Incentives to Support Unmet Medical Needs for Nervous System Disorders: A Workshop
Date: January 20, 2015 - January 21, 2015 (8:30 AM Eastern)
This workshop will explore opportunities to foster private sector innovation by supporting new investments directed toward the development of novel therapeutics to meet unmet needs for nervous system disorders.
The Neuroscience of Gaming: A Workshop
Date: November 16, 2014 (1:00 PM Eastern)
Given the high prevalence of gaming in today’s society, the Institute of Medicine Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders, organized a workshop during the Society for Neuroscience 2014 annual meeting, bringing together key stakeholders to explore the neuroscience of electronic gaming, with emphasis on relevant scientific, ethical, and societal issues.
Committee to Evaluate the Supplemental Security Income Children's Disability Program with Mental Disorders
Date: May 8, 2014 - May 9, 2014 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The IOM will conduct an evaluation of the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) SSI program for children (birth to the attainment age of 18) with disabilities based on mental disorders to determine the effectiveness of the disability determination process for these children in the context of current trends in child health and development, and in pediatric and adolescent medicine.
Neurodegeneration: Opportunities for Collaboration Across Disease-Specific Research and Development Communities: A Workshop
Date: April 30, 2012 - May 1, 2012 (8:00 AM Eastern)
This workshop will explore commonalities across neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and frontotemporal dementia, and identify potential opportunities for collaboration across the respective research and development communities
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.
Science of Adolescence Dissemination Meeting
Date: September 16, 2011 (8:30 AM Eastern)
Science of Adolescence
Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment and Management of Substance Use Disorders in the U.S. Armed Forces: May 2011
Date: May 3, 2011 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The committee on Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment and Management of Substance Use Disorders in the U.S. Armed Forces will hold it's second open session meeting on May 3, 2011 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Washington, D.C.
Workshop on the Social and Economic Costs of Violence: The Value of Prevention
Date: April 28, 2011 - April 29, 2011 (8:15 AM Eastern)
The IOM will host a 2-day public workshop on the social and economic costs of violence and the value of its prevention, with a focus on low- and middle-income countries.
Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment and Management of Substance Use Disorders in the U.S. Armed Forces: March 2011
Date: March 30, 2011 - March 31, 2011 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The committee will conduct an open information gathering session where they will be presented with their charge from the sponsor and hear presentations on substance use disorder programs and policies within the military. For more details, please see the agenda.