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Meeting 1: Committee on Applying Neurobiological and Socio-behavioral Sciences from Prenatal through Early Childhood Development: A Health Equity Approach
Date: May 31, 2018 (11:30 AM Eastern)
On May 31, 2018, the committee on Applying Neurobiological and Socio-behavioral Sciences from Prenatal through Early Childhood Development will host a brief public session through Zoom.
Harnessing Mobile Technology to Predict, Diagnose, Monitor, and Develop Treatments for Nervous System Disorders: A Workshop
Date: June 5, 2018 - June 6, 2018 (1:30 PM Eastern)
The Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders will host a public workshop to help advance the appropriate use of devices and mobile technology to predict, diagnose, monitor, assess adherence, and develop treatments for CNS disorders
Meeting #1: Committee on a National Strategy for Cancer Control in the United States
Date: June 6, 2018 - June 8, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The first meeting of the Committee on National Strategy for Cancer Control in the United States will be on June 6-8, 2018 at the AffiliateMarketIngtools Keck Center located at Street, NW, , D.C. The open session will be a full day on June 7th at the E Street Conference Room. June 6th & 8th will be a full day closed sessions.
The Impact of Incarceration and Reentry on Community Health and Well-Being: A Workshop
Date: June 6, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
On June 6, 2018, the Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity will host a one-day public workshop on Impact of Incarceration and Reentry on Community Health and Well-Being in Philadelphia, PA.
Understanding the Economics of Microbial Threats—A Workshop
Date: June 12, 2018 - June 13, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
A 1.5-day public workshop that will examine the interaction of economic activity and microbial threats, including infectious disease outbreaks and antimicrobial resistance.
The Current Understanding of Pre-Pregnancy Weight, Gestational Weight Gain, and the Impacts on Maternal and Child Health Among Women with Obesity: A Virtual Workshop (Webinar)
Date: June 13, 2018 (12:00 PM Eastern)
This virtual workshop will examine issues related to obesity before, during, and after pregnancy. The webinar will feature individual invited speakers and presentations that build on previous topics covered by the Academies since the 2009 report on weight gain in pregnancy, including prepregnancy weight status, gestational weight gain, and effects of gestational weight gain on maternal and child health.
Global Health Transitions and Sustainable Solutions: The Role of Partnerships—A Workshop
Date: June 13, 2018 - June 14, 2018 (1:00 PM Eastern)
An ad-hoc committee will plan a 1.5-day public workshop to explore economic and programmatic transitions and sustainable solutions in global health and the role of partnerships during and after these transitions. The workshop will feature invited presentations and discussions.
School Success: An Opportunity for Population Health Action – A Workshop
Date: June 14, 2018 (8:15 AM Pacific)
On June 14, the Roundtable on Population Health Improvement will hold a one-day public workshop at the California Endowment Oakland Conference Center focused on aspects of pre-K through 12th grade education metrics that are relevant and potentially useful to the health sector, given the recognition of education as a key influence on health outcomes and community well-being.
Understanding Disparities in Access to Genomic Medicine: A Workshop
Date: June 27, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The Roundtable on Genomics and Precision Health will host a public workshop on June 27, 2018 to explore disparities in access to genetic/genomic services that exist across different segments of the population (e.g., in medically underserved areas and populations, across different racial/ethnic groups, and socioeconomic levels). The workshop may discuss model programs of care for diverse patient populations, with a focus on examining current challenges, approaches, and best practices for alleviating disparities in access, which may include the geographic distribution of providers and services and the potential role of telemedicine. Workshop discussions may also focus on insurance coverage for genetic/genomic services, along with the financial costs for patients of genetic testing and downstream care.
The Intersection of Behavioral Health, Mental Health, and Health Literacy
Date: July 11, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
On July 11, 2018, the Roundtable on Health Literacy will host a workshop focused on the intersection of behavioral health, mental health, and health literacy.