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Project Title: Advancing Understanding of the Implications of Environmental-Chemical Interactions with the Human Microbiomes

PIN: DELS-BEST-15-03         

Major Unit:
Division on Earth and Life Studies

Sub Unit:
Board on Life Sciences
Board on Environmental Studies & Toxicology

RSO:
Mantus, Ellen

Subject/Focus Area:
Environment and Environmental Studies


Advancing Understanding of the Implications of Environmental-Chemical Interactions with the Human Microbiomes
November 3, 2016 - November 4, 2016
Keck Center
500 5th Street, NW
Washington D.C. 20001



If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:


Contact Name: Ivory Clarke
Email: iclarke@nas.edu
Phone: (202) 334-1942
Fax:


Agenda:

If you would like to attend, please register with Ivory Clarke (iclarke@nas.edu) by October 25th, 2016. Include the following registration information:
First and Last Name
Title
Organization
Email


COMMITTEE ON ADVANCING UNDERSTANDING OF THE IMPLICATIONS OF ENVIRONMENTAL-CHEMICAL INTERACTIONS WITH THE HUMAN MICROBIOMES
2ND MEETING

Open Session: November 4, 2016
National Academies Keck Center, Room 105
500 Fifth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
PH: 202-334-1479 / FAX 202-334-2752



AGENDA



9:00 Purpose of Open Session and Introduction of Committee Members
Ronald Atlas
Chair, Committee on Advancing Understanding of the Implications of the Environmental-Chemical Interactions with the Human Microbiomes
Professor, Department of Biology
University of Louisville


9:15 In vitro Methods for Studying the Microbiome
Vincent Young
Professor of Internal Medicine
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
The University of Michigan


10:15 Skin Microbiome
Elizabeth Grice
Assistant Professor
Departments of Dermatology and Microbiology
University of Pennsylvania


11:15 Open Microphone – Comments from the Audience

11:30 END OF OPEN SESSION





Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Ronald Atlas (chair)
Kjersti Aagaard
Elaine Hsiao
Yvonne Huang
Curtis Huttenhower
Rosa Krajmalnik-Brown (via teleconference)
Susan Lynch (via teleconference)
William Nazaroff
Andrew Patterson
John Rawls
Joseph Rodricks
Pamela Shubat
and Brian Thrall

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
1) Committee’s statement of task and its approach to its task.
2) Information presented during the open session.
3) Committee assignments, project schedule, and agendas for future meetings.


The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:
1. Young, V. 2016. Alternative Model Systems for Examining Host-Microbe Interactions. Presentation to the Committee on Advancing Understanding of the Implications of Environmental-Chemical Interactions with the Human Microbiomes, on November 4, 2016, in Washington, DC.
2. Grice, E. 2016. The Skin Microbiome in Health & Disease. Presentation to the Committee on Advancing Understanding of the Implications of Environmental-Chemical Interactions with the Human Microbiomes, on November 4, 2016, in Washington, DC.


Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: November 14, 2016