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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
January 29, 2017 - January 30, 2017
National Academy of Sciences Building
2100 C St. NW
Washington D.C.


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 January 20, 2017. Include the following registration information:
First and Last Name
Title
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Email


COMMITTEE ON ADVANCING UNDERSTANDING OF THE IMPLICATIONS OF ENVIRONMENTAL-CHEMICAL INTERACTIONS WITH THE HUMAN MICROBIOMES
3RD MEETING




Open Session: January 30, 2017
National Academy of Sciences, Room 120
2101 Constitution Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC 20418

AGENDA


9:00 Purpose of Open Session and Introduction of Committee Members
Ronald Atlas, Ph.D.
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 Microbiota are Required for Normal Neurobehavioral Development in Zebrafish
Tamara Tal, Ph.D.
Integrated Systems Toxicology Division
National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

10:15 Effect of Water Exposure on Microbiomes
Kerry Kinney, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

11:15 The Microbial Pharmacists within Us: A Metagenomic View of Xenobiotic Metabolism
Peter Turnbaugh, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology and Immunology

12:15 Open Microphone – Comments from the Audience

12:30 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 (via teleconference)
Rosa Krajmalnik-Brown
Susan Lynch
William Nazaroff
Andrew Patterson
John Rawls
Joseph Rodricks
Pamela Shubat (via teleconference)
and Brian Thrall

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
1) Report structure and draft materials.
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:
Tal, T. 2017. Microbial Colonization Is Required for Normal Neurobehavioral Development in Zebrafish. Presentation to the Committee on Advancing Understanding of the Implications of Environmental-Chemical Interactions with the Human Microbiomes, on January 30, 2017, in Washington, DC.

Kinney, K. 2017. Effect of Water Exposures on Microbiomes. Presentation to the Committee on Advancing Understanding of the Implications of Environmental-Chemical Interactions with the Human Microbiomes, on January 30, 2017, in Washington, DC.

Turnbaugh, P. 2017. Interactions between Xenobiotics and the Gut Microbiome. Presentation to the Committee on Advancing Understanding of the Implications of Environmental-Chemical Interactions with the Human Microbiomes, on January 30, 2017, in Washington, DC.


Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: February 3, 2017