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125th Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse

Neuroscience Center - Conference Rooms C & D
6001 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD.

February 15, 2017

Closed Session

This meeting is closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in section 552b{c} and 552b{c}(6), Title 5, U.S. Code and section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2).

9:00 a.m.

Call to Order
Nora Volkow, M.D. Director, NIDA

Review of Policy and Procedures
Susan Weiss, Ph.D.,
Executive Secretary,
National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse,
Director, Division of Extramural Research, NIDA

9:10 a.m.

Council Review of Grant Applications
Nora Volkow, M.D., Director, NIDA

Division of Epidemiology, Services, and Prevention Research (DESPR)
Carlos Blanco, M.D., Ph.D., Director

Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences (DTMC)
Ivan Montoya, M.P.H., M.D, Acting Director

Division of Neuroscience and Behavior (DNB)
Roger Little, Ph.D., Acting Director

Office of Science Policy and Communications (OSPC)
Jack Stein, Ph.D., Director

10:00 a.m. Tobacco Company Support: Grant Issues and Data Access
Susan Weiss, Ph.D., Director, DER
Kevin Conway, Ph.D., Deputy Director

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Open Session

10:45 a.m. Opening and Welcome New Members
Nora Volkow, M.D. Director, NIDA
11:00 a.m. Director's Report
Nora Volkow, M.D. Director, NIDA
12:00 p.m. Council Discussion
Council Members
12:30 p.m. Lunch Break (Steering Group Meeting)
1:45 p.m.

Priorities for the NIMH​
Joshua A. Gordon, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, NIMH

2:25 p.m.

NIDA’s Marijuana Policy Research Program: Understanding the Impact of a Rapidly Shifting Environment       
Marsha Lopez, Ph.D., M.H.S.
Chief, Epidemiology Research Branch,

3:05 p.m.


3:15 p.m.

Concept Clearances​
NIDA Staff

4:35 p.m. Public Comments
4:45 p.m. Adjourn

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