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National Advisory Council Agenda

129th Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse

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

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CRAN Joint Council Meeting Agenda

May 15, 2018

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., Deputy Director

Division of Neuroscience and Behavior (DNB)
Rita Valentino, Ph.D., Director

10:15 a.m. Break

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Date and Time: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 10:30 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00), 7 hours
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Open Session

10:30 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
Nora Volkow, M.D. Director, NIDA
10:45 a.m. Director's Report
Nora Volkow, M.D. Director, NIDA
11:45 a.m. Discussion
Council Members
12:15 p.m. Lunch Break
1:15 p.m. Enhancing Partnerships Between the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) and NIDA
Eliseo Pérez-Stable, M.D., Director, NIMHD
1:55 p.m. The Concept of Patient Centricity and NIDA Research 
Elena Koustova, Ph.D., M.B.A., Director, Office of Translational Initiatives and Program Innovations, NIDA
2:30 p.m. Concept Clearances​
NIDA Staff
2:50 p.m. Public Comments
3:00 p.m. Adjourn

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