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Meetings Information

Schedule of Public Meetings: Jul 1, 2016 - Sep 1, 2016

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Wednesday - July 6, 2016
    Pain Management and Regulatory Strategies to Address Prescription Opioid Abuse
Thursday - July 7, 2016
    2nd Committee Meeting for the Review of Science, Technology, Innovation, and Partnership (STIP) for Development and Implications for the Future of USAID
    The Science of Science Communication: A Research Agenda
Friday - July 8, 2016
    Meeting 5
    State of Molybdenum-99 Production and Utilization and Progress toward Eliminating Use of Highly Enriched Uranium
Monday - July 11, 2016
    Dual Use Research of Concern: Options for Limited Communication
    Meeting 3
    Review of the Marine Recreational Information Program Meeting #4
Tuesday - July 12, 2016
    Human Gene Editing: Scientific, Medical and Ethical Considerations
    Performance-Based Safety Regulation
Wednesday - July 13, 2016
    Strengthening the Disaster Resilience of Academic Research Communities
Thursday - July 14, 2016
    Developing a Smarter National Surveillance System for Occupational Safety and Health in the 21st Century
    Evaluation of the Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E)
    Health Consequences of Marijuana: An Evidence Review and Research Agenda
    Opportunities in the Science, Applications, and Technology of Intense Ultrafast Lasers
Monday - July 18, 2016
    Meeting 6
    Nutrient Requirements of Dairy Cattle, 8th edition
    Review of WIC Food Packages
    The Use of Selected Assistive Products and Technologies in Eliminating or Reducing the Effects of Impairments
Tuesday - July 19, 2016
    Review of EPA’s “Science to Achieve Results” Research Grants Program
Thursday - July 21, 2016
    Evaluation of Research Management by Department of Defense Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP)
Monday - July 25, 2016
    Review of NASA’s Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks
Wednesday - July 27, 2016
    Committee Meeting #1
    Low Dose Committee - Meeting 5
Thursday - July 28, 2016
    Assessment of the Cumulative Effects of Anthropogenic Stressors on Marine Mammals Meeting 4