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119th Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse

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

February 3, 2015

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).

8:30 a.m. Call to Order
Nora Volkow, M.D., Director, NIDA

Review of and Policy Procedures
Susan Weiss, Ph.D., Executive Secretary,
National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse,
Director, Division of Extramural Research, NIDA
8:45 a.m. Council Review of Grant Applications
Nora Volkow, M.D., Director, NIDA

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 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
  10:00 a.m. End of Closed Session/Break

Open Session

10:15 a.m. Opening and Welcome New Members
Nora Volkow, M.D. Director, NIDA
10:30 a.m. Director's Report
Nora Volkow, M.D. Director, NIDA
11:30 a.m. Council Discussion
Council Members
11:45 a.m. 2015 Biennial Advisory Council Report on Inclusion of Women  and Minorities in Clinical Research Inclusion Guidelines
Wilson Compton, M.D., M.P.E.,
Deputy Director, NIDA
12:00 p.m. Lunch Break
1:00 p.m. Scientific Opportunities and Challenges in Genomics
Eric Green, M.D., Ph.D.,
Director, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH
1:45 p.m. Diversity in the Scientific Workforce
Hannah Valantine, M.D.,
Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce
Diversity, OD, NIH
2:30 p.m. NIDA Council Subcommittee Working Group on Diversity in Extramural Research Workforce: Final Report
Albert Avila, Ph.D., Director,
Office of Diversity and Health
Disparities, NIDA
3:00 p.m. Update on Outcomes for NIDA Career Development (K) Awardees
Susan Weiss, Ph.D., Director
Division of Extramural Research,
3:20 p.m. FOA Concept Clearances
NIDA Staff
3:40 p.m. Public Comments
3:45 p.m. Adjourn


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