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National Advisory Council Agenda

127th Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse

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

September 6, 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

9:15 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)
Rita Valentino, Ph.D., Director

Office of Science Policy and Communications
Jack Stein, MSW, Ph.D., Director

10:15 a.m. Break

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Open Session

10:30 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
Nora Volkow, M.D. Director, NIDA
10:35 a.m. Director's Report
Nora Volkow, M.D. Director, NIDA
11:30 p.m. Addressing the Opioid Epidemic through Public Private Partnerships for New Medications Development​
Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D., Director, NIH
12:00 p.m. Follow up Discussion (Director’s Report)
12:45 p.m. Lunch Break (Steering Group Meeting)
2:15 p.m. Clinical Trials Stewardship Update: Policies and Definitions
Dr. Michael Lauer, Director, Office of Extramural Research, NIH
3:00 p.m. Update from the IRP​
Antonello Bonci, M.D., Scientific Director, Intramural Research Program, NIDA
3:40 p.m. Break
4:00 p.m. Concept Clearances​
NIDA Staff
4:30 p.m. Public Comments
4:45 p.m. Adjourn

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