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October
29

Workshop: NASEM Improving Cancer Diagnosis and Care – The Clinical Application of Computational Methods in Precision Oncology

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

The National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) will be holding a workshop entitled "Improving Cancer Diagnosis and Care: The Clinical Application of Computational Methods in Precision Oncology."

October
9

Workshop: CPSC & NNI Quantifying Exposure to Engineered Nanomaterials from Manufactured Products

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Nanotechnology

The Consumer Product Safety Commision and the National Nanotechnology Initiative are co-sponsoring a workshop on the 2nd Quantifying Exposure to Engineered Nanomaterials from Manufactured Products.

September
27

Meeting: FDA Opioid and Nicotine Use, Dependence, and Recovery - Influences of Sex and Gender

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Neuroscience

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)'s Office of Women's Health, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, and Center for Tobacco Products are announcing a conference entitled “Opioid and Nicotine Use, Dependence, and Recovery—Influences of Sex and Gender.” The purpose of the conference is to discuss the biological (sex) and sociological (gender) influences on misuse, abuse, and cessation of opioids and tobacco. Researchers, educators, and clinicians may benefit from attending this multidisciplinary review and update on opioid and tobacco.

September
27

Joint Meeting: NCATS Advisory Council and Cures Acceleration Network Review Board

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

The National Cancer for Advancing Translational Science (NCATS) and Cures Acceleration Network Review Board, both within the National Institutes of Health, will hold a joint meeting. The meeting will feature presentations from the leadership and invited guests and will provide opportunity to present proposed initiative concepts

September
17

Meeting: NCI Council of Research Advocates

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Neuroscience

The National Cancer Institute's Council of Research Advocates will be holding a meeting. 

September
13

Meeting: NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Neuroscience

The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke within the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will be holding an advisory meeting.

August
23

Workshop: NIBIB Artificial Intelligence in Medical Imaging

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Science
  • Robotics/AI

The National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) within the National Institutes of Health will hold a workshop titled "Artificial Intelligence in Medical Imaging." The workshop aims to foster innovative collaborations in applications for diagnostic medical imaging.

August
22

Meeting: CDC/NIOSH Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Energy
  • Genetics/Genomics

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) announce a meeting for the Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health. The Advisory Board was established under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act of 2000 to advise the President on a variety of policy and technical functions required to implement and effectively manage the new compensation program. 

August
20

Meeting: NCATS Growing Promise of Gene Therapy Approaches to Rare Diseases

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

The National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) within the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will hold a meeting entitled "The Growing Promise of Gene Therapy Approaches to Rare Diseases." The workshop will review the state of current gene therapy approaches, identify challenges and strategies to overcome them, and discuss how to collaboratively scale and accelerate gene therapy development to benefit patients with rare diseases for which there is no effective treatment.