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OPEN SESSION – September 1, 2011 – 8:30 a.m.
Scheduled Event Speaker Supporting Documents
8:30 a.m. I. Call to Order and Opening Remarks Dr. Linda Birnbaum  
  II. Review of Confidentiality and Conflict of Interest Dr. Gwen Collman  
  III. Consideration of May 2011 Meeting Minutes Dr. Gwen Collman  
8:45 a.m. IV. Report of the Director, NIEHS Dr. Linda Birnbaum
9:45 a.m. V. Strategic Plan Process Dr. Rick Woychik  
10:15 a.m. VI. Report of the Executive Officer Ms. Joellen Harper Austin  
10:30 a.m. Break    
10:45 a.m. VII. Report of the Director, DERT Dr. Gwen Collman
11:45 a.m. Lunch    
1:00 p.m. VIII. CSR Review of Toxicology and Environmental Health Grant Applications Dr. Seymour Garte  
2:00 p.m. Break    
2:15 p.m. IX. Consideration of Grant Applications Dr. Gwen Collman
and DERT staff
5:00 p.m. X. Adjournment    
OPEN SESSION - September 2, 2011 - 8:30 a.m.
8:30 a.m. XI. Report of the Office of Communications Ms. Christine Flowers
9:00 a.m. XII. Report from Division of National Toxicology Program Dr. John Bucher
9:30 a.m. XIII. Report from DIR BSC Dr. Jack Keene
Introduced by Dr. David Miller
10:00 a.m. Break    
10:15 a.m. XV. Nicotine Acetylocholine Receptor Function in the Brain: Role in Synaptic Excitability, Plasticity, and Disease Dr. Jerrel Yakel
11:15 a.m. XVI. African Integrative Genomics: Implications for Human Evolution and Disease Dr. Sarah A. Tishkoff
12:15 p.m. XVII. NIH Awards Ceremony Video    
12:30 p.m. XVIII. Adjournment    

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Future Meeting Dates

  • February 15-16, 2012 - NIEHS
  • May 21-23, 2012 - NIEHS
  • September 11-12, 2012 - NIEHS
  • February 20-21, 2013 - NIEHS

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