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January 2018 Council Meeting Agenda

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 Department of Health and Human Services
  National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland


One Hundred and Sixty-Sixth Meeting of the
National Advisory General Medical Sciences Council


January 18 - 19, 2018

Natcher Building
Natcher Conference Center-Rooms E1 and E2
Telephone: (301) 496-9966


Thursday, January 18, 2018   8:30 a.m.
  I. Review of Applications   Division and Center Directors
Friday, January 19, 2018   8:30 a.m.
  II. Call to Order   Dr. Jon R. Lorsch
  III. Approval of Minutes Page COUNCIL ACTION
                September 14 – 15, 2017  
  IV. Dates of Next Meetings Page COUNCIL ACTION
               May 24 – 25, 2018......................Thursday-Friday  
               September 13 – 14, 2018...........Thursday-Friday  
               January 24 – 25, 2019................Thursday-Friday  
  V. Director’s Report   Dr. Jon R. Lorsch
    (45 minutes)    
  VI. Overview: FASEB Report on Maximizing Shared Research Resources Dr. Sheenah Mische
    (45 minutes)    
  VII. Presentation: History and Outcomes of NIGMS SBIR/STTR Funding Dr. James Onken
    (30 minutes)    
  VIII. Concept Clearance: Reissuing Funding Opportunity Announcements of Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) Phase 1 and Phase 2 Dr. Jon R. Lorsch
    (15 Minutes)    
  IX. Concept Clearance: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (T32) Medical Scientist Training Program Dr. Stefan Maas
    (15 Minutes)    
  X. Concept Clearance: Research to Understand and Inform Interventions that Promote the Research Careers of Students in the Biomedical Sciences (R01) Dr. Michael Sesma
    (15 Minutes)    
  XI. Public Comment Period  
    (15 minutes)    
  XII. Council-initiated Discussion  
  XIII. Adjournment    

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