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Your Environment. Your Health.

May 12-13, 2010 Meeting

Agenda & Council Documents

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OPEN SESSION – May 12th, 2010 – 8:00 a.m.
Scheduled Event Speaker Supporting Documents
8:00 a.m. I. Call to Order and Opening Remarks Dr. Linda Birnbaum  
  II. Review of Confidentiality and Conflict of Interest Dr. Pat Mastin  
  III. Consideration of February 2010 Meeting Minutes Dr. Pat Mastin
 8:30 a.m.  IV. Report of the Director, NIH  Dr. Francis Collins  
 9:30 a.m.  V. Report of the Director, NIEHS  Dr. Linda Birnbaum
 10:00 a.m.  Break      
 10:15 a.m.  VI. Discussion of NIEHS Director’s Report  Dr. Linda Birnbaum  
 10:45 a.m.  VII . OppNet 101: An Introduction to NIH’s Basic Behavioral and Social Science Opportunity Network  Dr. Claudia Thompson and Dr. William Elwood  
 11:15 a.m.  VIII. Concept Clearance # 1 - Human Health Impacts of Climate Change  Dr. Caroline Dilworth
 11:45 a.m.  IX. Concept Clearance # 2 - Validation and Field Testing of New Tools for Characterizing the Personal Environment and Biological Response Indicators  Dr. David Balshaw
 12:15 p.m.  Lunch      
 1:15 p.m.  X. Concept Clearance # 3 - Dietary Influence on the Human Health Effects of Environmental Exposures  Dr. Kim Gray
1:45 p.m.  XI. Report of the Office of Communications  Ms. Christine Flowers
 2:15 p.m.  XII. Discussion of Issues    
 2:45 p.m.  Break      
CLOSED SESSION 1 - May 12th, 2010 -3:00 p.m.
 3:00 p.m.  XIII. Consideration of Grant Applications  Dr. Pat Mastin and DERT staff  
 5:30 p.m.  XIV. Adjournment of the NAEHS Council Closed Session    
 OPEN SESSION – May 13th, 2010 – 8:30 a.m.   
 8:30 a.m.  XV. Concept Clearance # 4 - Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Contract Studies  Dr. Daniel Shaughnessy
 9:00 a.m.  XVI. Concept Clearance # 5 - Consortium for NTP/FDA Sponsored Toxicity Studies  Dr. Jerry Heindel
 9:30 a.m.  XVII. Concept Clearance # 6 - Oceans and Human Health FOA  Dr. Fred Tyson
 10:00 a.m.  Break      
 10:15 a.m.  XVIII. Scientific Presentation: Xenobiotic Efflux Pump Expression, Function and Regulation at the Blood-Brain Barrier Dr. David Miller   
 11:15 p.m.  XIX. Update on the Gulf Oil Spill  Mr. Chip Hughes  
 11:45 a.m.  XX. Adjournment of the NAEHS Council Meeting    

Non-Agenda Reports and Documents


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).

Future Meeting Dates

  • September 1-2, 2010 NIEHS
  • February 16-18, 2011 NIEHS
  • May 19-20, 2011 NIEHS
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