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National Advisory Council Agenda

130th Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse

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

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September 5, 2018

Closed Session

This meeting is closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in section 552b{c}(4) 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 Neuroscience and Behavior (DNB)
Rita Valentino, Ph.D., Director

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

Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences (DTMC)
Kurt Rasmussen, Ph.D., Director

Office of Science Policy and Communications (OSPC)
Jack Stein, Ph.D., Director
10:15 a.m. Break

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
1:30 p.m. Accelerating Precision Health for All of Us
Eric Dishman, Director, All of Us Research Program, NIH
2:10 p.m. Enhancing Partnerships between NCATS and NIDA 
Christopher Austin, M.D., Director, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS), NIH
2:50 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. Update on the HEALing Communities Initiative
Redonna Chandler, Ph.D., Director, AIDS Research Program, NIDA
3:40 p.m. Concept Clearances
NIDA Staff
4:15 p.m. Public Comments
4:30 p.m. Adjourn

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