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Project Title: The Integration of Immigrants into American Society

PIN: DBASSE-CPOP-11-01         

Major Unit:
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education

Sub Unit:
Committee on National Statistics
Committee on Population

Plewes, Tom

Subject/Focus Area:
Behavioral and Social Sciences

The Integration of Immigrants into U.S. Society Second Meeting
April 17, 2014 - April 18, 2014
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: Danielle Johnson
Phone: 202.334.1654


Second Meeting
Panel on the Integration of Immigrants into U.S. Society

April 17-18, 2014

Keck Building, Room 101
Washington, DC


Thursday, April 17, 2014

OPEN SESSION (open to public)

8:30 Welcome (breakfast available in meeting room)
Mary Waters, Panel Chair
Tom Plewes, Director, Committee on Population

8:45 Panel Discussion: Conceptualizing Immigrant Integration
Richard Alba, Presenter and Discussion Leader

10:15 Break

10:30 Immigrant Health and Access to Healthcare
David Takeuchi, Panel Member

11:45 Working Lunch and Continued Discussion

12:15 Religion and Immigrant Integration
Robert Jones, Public Religion Research Institute

1:30 Nonprofit Organizations and Social Services for Immigrants
Erwin de Leon, The Urban Institute

2:45 Break

3:00 Role of the U.S. Military in Immigrant Integration
Catherine Barry, PhD

4:15 Summary of Discussion and Panel Business
Mary Waters, Chair

5:00 Adjourn

6:30 Working Dinner and a Continued Discussion of the Day's Topics (Location TBD)

Friday, April 18, 2014


Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
8:30 Working Breakfast to Recap the Discussion at the Working Dinner

9:00 Continuation of Bias and Potential Conflict of Interest Discussion
Kirsten Sampson-Snyder, National Academies Staff

9:30 Discussion of Panel’s Major Tasks, Report Outline, etc.
Implications of presentations for project scope, report content, panel tasks
Additional presentations or commissioned papers needed
Review of report outline
Planning for July meeting
Subgroup assignments

10:15: Break

10:30 Continuing Discussion of Panel’s Major Tasks, Report Outline, etc.

12:00 Adjourn

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: