The June 6-7, 2023 National Advisory Environmental Health Sciences Council webcast will be available for viewing on the Live Webcast page.
June 6-7, 2023
The meeting is open to the public via webcast and in person.
National Advisory Environmental Health Sciences Council Webcast
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- June 6-7, 2023 Meeting Agenda (Printable) (137KB)
- June 2023 Seating Chart (79KB)
|OPEN SESSION – June 6, 2023 – 10:00 a.m. EST|
|10:00 a.m.||I. Call to Order and Opening Remarks||Dr. Rick Woychik|
|II. Review of Confidentiality and Conflict of Interest||Dr. David Balshaw|
|III. Consideration of February 2023 Minutes||Dr. David Balshaw||February 2022 Minutes (285KB)|
|10:15 a.m.||IV. Report of the Director, NIEHS||Dr. Rick Woychik|
|11:15 a.m.||V. DERT Report||Dr. David Balshaw|
|1:00 p.m.||VI. Hypothetical Interventions to Reduce Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Phthalate Exposure and the Impact on Preterm Birth||Dr. Kelly Ferguson|
|2:00 p.m.||VII. CSR’s Initiatives to Strengthen Peer Review||Dr. Noni Byrnes|
|3:00 p.m.||VIII. ADJOURN OPEN SESSION|
|CLOSED SESSION1 – June 6, 2023 – 3:15 p.m. EST|
|3:15 p.m.||IX. Review of Confidentiality and Conflict of Interest||Dr. David Balshaw|
|3:30 p.m.||X. Consideration of Grant Applications||Dr. David Balshaw & DERT Staff|
|5:00 p.m.||XI. ADJOURN CLOSED SESSION|
|OPEN SESSION – June 7, 2023 – 10:00 a.m. EST|
|10:00 a.m.||XII. NIEHS Racial and Ethnic Equity Plan (REEP)||Dr. Trevor Archer|
|11:00 a.m.||XIII. Faculty Institutional Recruitment for Sustainable Transformation (FIRST) Programs||Drs. Ana Diez Roux & Mark Reed|
|12:45 p.m.||XIV. NASEM Report on Use of Race, Ethnicity, and Ancestry as Population Descriptors in Genomics Research||Dr. Sarah Tishkoff|
|1:45 p.m.||XV. DEIA Council Workgroup||Dr. Karen Vasquez|
|2:45 p.m.||XVI. Council Discussion – One Cohesive DEIA Approach for the Institute||Council|
|3:45 p.m.||XVII. ADJOURN|
1 This portion of the meeting is being closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in Section 552b(c)(4) and 552b(c)(6), Title 5, U.S. Code and Section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2).
Additional Meeting Documents
Upcoming NAEHSC Meetings
- June 6-7, 2023
- September 12-13, 2023
- February 12-13, 2024
- June 4-5, 2024
- September 11-12, 2024
- February 18-19, 2025
- June 4-5, 2025
- September 9-10, 2025
- February 18-19, 2026
- June 2-3, 2026
- September 9-10, 2026
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