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117th Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse

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

May 6-7, 2014

Closed Session - May 6, 2014

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).

2:00 p.m. Call to Order
Nora Volkow, M.D., Director, NIDA

Review of and Policy Procedures
Mark Swieter, Ph.D., Acting Executive Secretary,
National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse, NIDA
2:45 p.m. Council Review of Grant Applications
Nora Volkow, M.D., Director, NIDA

Division of Epidemiology, Services, and Prevention Research (DESPR)
Redonna Chandler, Ph.D., Acting Director

Division of Pharmacotherapies and Medical Consequences of Drug Abuse (DPMCDA)
Phil Skolnick, Ph.D., D.Sc. (hon.), Director

Division of Basic Neuroscience and Behavioral Research (DBNBR)
Joni Rutter, Ph.D., Director

Division of Clinical Neuroscience and Behavioral Research (DCNBR)
Joseph Frascella, Ph.D., Director

  4:00 p.m. Adjourn

Open Session - May 7, 2014

8:30 a.m. Opening and Welcome New Members
Nora Volkow, M.D. Director, NIDA
8:45 a.m. Director's Report
Nora Volkow, M.D. Director, NIDA
9:45 a.m. Council Discussion
Council Members
10:00 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. DBNBR: Discoveries in Basic Neuroscience and Behavioral Research
Joni Rutter, Ph.D.
Director,
Division of Basic Neuroscience and Behavioral Research,
NIDA
11:00 a.m.

NIDA Participation in Major NIH Pain Consortium Initiatives
Dave Thomas, Ph.D.
Deputy Director,
Division of Clinical Neuroscience and Behavioral Research,
NIDA

11:30 a.m.

NIDA Advisory Committee on Scientific Workforce Diversity Update
Albert Avila, Ph.D.
Acting Director,
Office of Diversity and Health Disparities,
NIDA

12:00 p.m.

Lunch Break

1:00 p.m.

Common Fund Activities
James Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
Director,
Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives,
OD

1:30 p.m.

IRP Update
Antonello Bonci, M.D.
Scientific Director, Intramural Research Program,
NIDA

2:00 p.m.

Concept for Council Clearance: Extracellular Vesicles in Neuronal Function and HIV
John Satterlee, Ph.D.
Health Scientist Administrator
Genetics and Molecular Neurobiology Research Branch,
NIDA

The Neuroscience Information Framework
Jonathan Pollock, Ph.D.
Branch Chief,
Genetics and Molecular Neurobiology Research Branch,
NIDA

2:15 p.m. Public Comments
2:30 p.m. Adjourn

 

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