May 2019 Council Meeting Agenda

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

One Hundred and Seventieth Meeting of the
National Advisory General Medical Sciences Council

May 16 – 17, 2019

Natcher Building
Natcher Conference Center-Rooms E1 and E2

Friday, May 17, 2019 (AGENDA)




8:30 AM

Jon Lorsch, Ph.D.

Call to Order and Opening Remarks
Consideration of Minutes
Future Meetings

8:45 AM

Jon Lorsch, Ph.D.

NIGMS Director’s Report

9:30 AM

Carrie Wolinetz, Ph.D.

NIH’s anti-sexual harassment efforts

10:00 AM


10:15 AM

Monica Kraft, M.D. and
John Younger, M.D. M.S.

Report from the Sepsis Working Group

11:15 AM

Jon Lorsch, Ph.D.

Concept Clearances: (Re-issues):



Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) Phase 3
Native American Research Centers for Health (NARCH)
IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE)
Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP)
Postdoctoral Research Associate Training (PRAT) Program

11:45 AM

Susan Gregurick, Ph.D.

Concept Clearances: Data Science FOAs



Funding Opportunity Announcement: Biomedical Data Repository
Funding Opportunity Announcement: Biomedical Knowledgebases

12:05 PM


Public Comment Period

12:20 PM



Friday’s proceedings will be videocast. To watch them, go to: