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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.
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.
Physician-Assisted Death: Scanning the Landscape and Potential Approaches -- A Workshop
Date: February 12, 2018 - February 13, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
Physician-Assisted Death Workshop
Health Literacy and Older Adults: Reshaping the Landscape
Date: March 13, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The Roundtable on Health Literacy will host a public workshop featuring presentations and discussions of health literacy and healthy aging on March 13, 2018, at the Keck Center in Washington, DC.
Implementation of Quality Measures for Community-based Care Programs for 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.