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123rd Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse

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

May 3, 2016

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).

2:00 p.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

2:45 p.m.

Council Review of Grant Applications
Nora Volkow, M.D., Director, NIDA

Division of Neuroscience and Behavior (DNB)
Roger Little, Ph.D., Acting Director

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

Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences (DTMC)
Phil Skolnick, Ph.D., D.Sc., Director

3:30 p.m. Adjourn

WebEx Information (Open Session Only)

Topic: WebEx - NIDA Advisory Council Meeting
Date and Time: Wednesday, May 4, 2016 8:00 am, Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00)
Event number: 667 167 527

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Audio conference information Telephone Conference for this Meeting: Call-in Phone No.: 1-866-672-0440

Open Session - May 4, 2016

8:30 a.m. Opening and Welcome
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.

How to Measure Impact of NIH Funded Research/Update on OER
Michael Lauer, M.D.
Deputy Director for Extramural Research, NIH 

10:45 a.m.

NIDA Intramural Research Program Review: Role of the Board of Scientific Counselors
Regina Carelli, Ph.D.
Stephen B. Baxter Distinguished Professor, Dept. of Psychology
University of North Carolina,
Chapel Hill

11:15 a.m.

Update on OSPC
Jack Stein, Ph.D.
Office of Science Policy and Communications, NIDA

11:45 a.m. Lunch Break
1:15 p.m.

PATH Project
Kevin Conway, Ph.D.
Deputy Director,
Division of Epidemiology, Services And Prevention Research, NIDA

2:00 p.m.

NIH Common Fund 4D Neucleome Project
John Satterlee, Ph.D.
Acting Deputy Director,
Division of Neuroscience and Behavior, NIDA

2:30 p.m.

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) Update
Walter Koroshetz, M.D.
Director, NINDS 

3:00 p.m. Public Comments
3:15 p.m. Adjourn

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