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Advisory Board Meeting Agenda September 14, 2010

Department of Health and Human Services
National Institutes of Health
John E. Fogarty International Center for Advanced Study in the Health Sciences

FIC Advisory Board Meeting
Lawton L. Chiles International House, Conference Room, NIH Campus


8:00 A.M. - 8:30 A.M.


8:30 A.M. – 9:30 A.M.

Review of Requirements for Confidentiality
Robert Eiss

Full Board Review of Applications
Dr. Roger Glass and Chair, Research Awards Working Group

  • Fogarty International Research Collaboration Award – Basic Biomedical (FIRCA-BB)
  • Independent Scientist in Global Health Award (ISGHA)
  • International Research Scientist Development Award (IRSDA)

Open Discussion


9:30 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.

Director’s Update and Discussion of Current and Planned FIC Activities
Dr. Roger Glass and FIC staff


10:30 A.M. – 10:45 A.M.


10:45 A.M. – 11:15 A.M.

Update on FIC Activities Related to Public-Private Partnerships
Ms. Nalini Anand, J.D., M.P.H.

11:15 A.M. – 11:45 P.M.

Perspectives on Research Capacity Building in the Health Sciences
Dr. Nelson Sewankambo, Principal, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

11:45 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.


12:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.M.


1:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.

Progress and Priorities in Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health
Dr. Christopher Murray, Institute Director, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington
Dr. Alan Guttmacher, Director, NICHD


2:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.

CDC Global Health Plans and Priorities
Dr. Kevin De Cock, Director, CDC Center for Global Health


3:00 P.M.