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6/29/2015
Workforce Training and Biomedical Instrumentation

The recently formed (December 2011) Office of Research Infrastructure Programs (ORIP) is engaged in a year-long strategic planning process to ensure that its programs meet the needs of both intramural and extramural stakeholders. After a series of focus groups with intramural stakeholders, and an RFI to solicit extramural opinions, ORIP is inviting a select group of extramural stakeholders to present at a strategic planning conference. These biomedical researchers will present their anticipated requirements cutting edge biomedical instrumentation as well as views on research training for veterinarians and programs that target K-12 students as a means of increasing the diversity of the biomedical workforce.

For more information go to https://dpcpsi.nih.gov/orip/StrategicJuly9

Air date: 7/9/2015 8:00:00 AM


6/29/2015

Models of Human Disease

The recently formed (December 2011) Office of Research Infrastructure Programs (ORIP) is engaged in a year-long strategic planning process to ensure that its programs meet the needs of both intramural and extramural stakeholders. After a series of focus groups with intramural stakeholders, and an RFI to solicit extramural opinions, ORIP is inviting a select group of extramural stakeholders to present at a strategic planning conference. These researchers will present their anticipated requirements for specific biomedical research models of human disease as well as any technical or scientific opportunities to develop new models over the next five years.

For more information go to https://dpcpsi.nih.gov/orip/StrategicJuly8

Air date: 7/8/2015 8:00:00 AM


6/24/2015

87th Meeting National Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases Advisory Council

Stephen I. Katz, M.D., Ph.D., Chair

Air date: 9/8/2015 8:30:00 AM


6/24/2015

Plenary: Framing a National Agenda in Advancing Hispanic Health

We must rethink education, research, workforce development, and policy in the health professions to advance Hispanic health and create a healthier nation. This interdisciplinary panel of experts will stimulate innovative thinking and sharing of new perspectives in advancing Hispanic health.

Moderator:
Maureen Lichtveld, MD, MPH, President and Professor and Chair Freeport McMoRan Chair of Environmental Policy, Associate Director Population Sciences, Louisiana Cancer Research Consortium, Director GROWH Research Consortium, Director, Center for Gulf Coast Environmental Health Research, Leadership and Strategic Initiatives, Department of Global Environmental Health Sciences, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Speakers:
Gloria Gonzalez, PhD, Associate Chief Officer for Strategic Partnerships and Policy, Scientific Workforce Diversity, Office of the Director, National Institutes of Health

Mark Lopez, PhD, Senior Director for Access, Diversity and Inclusion, American Dental Education Association

Joan Lakoski, PhD, Vice President of Research and Graduate Education, Chief Science Officer, American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy

Vernell P. DeWitty , PhD, RN, Program Deputy Director, Robert Wood Johnson New Careers in Nursing, American Association of Colleges of Nursing Philip Alberti, PhD, Senior Director of Health Equity Research and Policy, Association of American Medical Colleges

Harrison C. Spencer, MD, MPH, CPH, President and CEO, Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health

Air date: 6/30/2015 9:00:00 AM


6/22/2015

The CTAC makes recommendations on the NCI-supported national clinical trials enterprise to build a strong scientific infrastructure by bringing together a broadly developed and engaged coalition of stakeholders involved in the clinical trial process.

For more information go to http://deainfo.nci.nih.gov/advisory/ctac/ctacmeetings.htm

Air date: 7/8/2015 9:00:00 AM


6/15/2015

On July 9, 2015, the NIH Biowulf2 cluster expansion will become accessible to all Biowulf users. This training session will provide information to current Biowulf users on how to use the new cluster.

For more information go to http://hpc.nih.gov

Air date: 7/9/2015 1:00:00 PM


6/15/2015

Day 2 of a two-day public workshop, hosted by the Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI) Working Group of the Advisory Committee to the NIH Director (ACD), on participant engagement and health equity as they relate to the proposed PMI national research cohort. The workshop will focus on the design of an inclusive cohort, building and sustaining public trust, direct-from-participant data provision, and effective and active participant engagement characteristics of a national research cohort of one million or more volunteers. For more information about this workshop, please go to the workshop page on the PMI website:http://www.nih.gov/precisionmedicine/workshop-20150701.htm

Air date: 7/2/2015 8:00:00 AM


6/15/2015

Day 1 of a two-day public workshop, hosted by the Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI) Working Group of the Advisory Committee to the NIH Director (ACD), on participant engagement and health equity as they relate to the proposed PMI national research cohort. The workshop will focus on the design of an inclusive cohort, building and sustaining public trust, direct-from-participant data provision, and effective and active participant engagement characteristics of a national research cohort of one million or more volunteers. For more information about this workshop, please go to the workshop page on the PMI website:http://www.nih.gov/precisionmedicine/workshop-20150701.htm

Air date: 7/1/2015 8:00:00 AM


6/15/2015

Meeting Objectives

• Identify types and sources of data that can be used to optimize HIV treatment and prevention strategies
• Consider ethical challenges to using “big data” sources
• Examine methods for collecting, integrating, and analyzing large databases and how they can be optimized for HIV epidemiology, treatment, and prevention
• Generate recommendations for advancing the use of large data sources to develop increasingly effective HIV treatment and prevention strategies

Air date: 7/14/2015 8:30:00 AM


6/15/2015

Meeting Objectives

• Identify types and sources of data that can be used to optimize HIV treatment and prevention strategies
• Consider ethical challenges to using “big data” sources
• Examine methods for collecting, integrating, and analyzing large databases and how they can be optimized for HIV epidemiology, treatment, and prevention
• Generate recommendations for advancing the use of large data sources to develop increasingly effective HIV treatment and prevention strategies

Air date: 7/13/2015 12:00:00 PM


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