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December
5

Meeting: HHS Advisory Committee on Minority Health

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Neuroscience

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is hereby giving notice that the Advisory Committee on Minority Health (ACMH) will hold a meeting conducted as a telephone conference call. The topics to be discussed during the teleconference include finalizing recommendations regarding improving the access and quality of data related to the opioid usage and health disparities.

December
5

Meeting: NIH Muscular Dystrophy Coordinating Committee

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) announces a meeting of the Muscular Dystrophy Coordinating Committee. The purpose of this meeting is to provide updates on progress relevant to the Action Plan for the Muscular Dystrophies.

December
5

Workshop: NASEM Nutrigenomics and the Future of Nutrition

  • Industry
  • Science
  • Genetics/Genomics

The Food Forum of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) will host a public workshop that will review current knowledge in the field of nutrigenomics as it relates to nutrition. The workshop will explore the influence of genetic and epigenetic expression on nutritional status, including the potential impact of personalized nutrition on health maintenance and chronic disease prevention.

December
4

Meeting: NIH Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) within the National Institutes of Health announces a meeting of the National Advisory Board on Medical Rehabilitation Research. The Board advises the directors of NIH, NICHD, and National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research on matters and policies relating to the Center's programs.

November
29

ECHA: Abstract Deadline for Environmental Hazard and Risk Assessment of Nanomaterials Meeting

  • Nanotechnology

The Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) Europe will host ...

November
29

Meeting: EPA Children's Health Protection Advisory Committee

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics
  • Nanotechnology
  • Neuroscience

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announces a Plenary Meeting of the Children's Health Protection Advisory Committee (CHPAC). The CHPAC is a body of external researchers, academicians, health care providers, environmentalists, state and tribal government employees, and members of the public who advise EPA on regulations, research, and communications related to children's health.

November
28

Meeting: NCI Joint Meeting, Board of Scientific Advisors & National Cancer Advisory Board

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) within the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will hold the 10th Joint Meeting between the Board of Scientific Advisors (BSA) and the National Cancer Advisory Board (NCAB). 

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