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February 7, 2017 Advisory Board Meeting Open Session Agenda

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
February 7, 2017
Stone House, Building 16, NIH Campus

9:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.

Director's Update and Discussion of Current and Planned FIC Activities

  • Dr. Roger Glass
    • Center for Global Health Studies Update: Nalini Anand, Director, Division of Science Policy, Planning and Evaluation (DISPPE); Director, CGHS
    • Introduction of new staff:
      • Dr. David Spiro, Director, Division of International Epidemiology and Populations Studies (DIEPS)
      • Drs. Jong-on Hahm and Geetha Bansal, Program Officers, Division of International Training and Research (DITR)
      • Dr. Amit Mistry, DISPPE/CGHS

10:30 A.M. – 10:45 A.M.

Coffee Break

10:45 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.

Next Steps for MEPI-2: Partnership Initiative for Health Professional Research (PIHPR) and the African Association for Health Professional Research (AAHPR)

  • Dr. Peter Kilmarx, Deputy Director, FIC
  • Dr. Flora Katz, Director, DITR
  • Dr. Jong-on Hahm, Program Officer, DITR


11:30 A.M. – 12:15 P.M.

Global Health at the Peace Corps and SEED Global Health

  • Dr. Peter Kilmarx, Deputy Director, FIC
  • Dr. Vanessa Kerry, CEO, SEED Global Health
  • Laura Foradori, GHSP Program Manager
  • Marie McLeod, Director, Office of Global Health and HIV, Peace Corps (joining by phone)

12:15 P.M. - 1:15 P.M.


1:15 P.M. - 2:45 P.M.

Fogarty at 50: Overview of Anniversary Activities

  • Dr. Roger Glass
  • Panels:
    • Consortium of Global Health Universities
    • In-country Symposia
    • National Research Meetings
    • FIC Scientific Symposium, May 1, 2018


2:45 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Closing Comments

  • Dr. Roger Glass

3:00 P.M.


Updated February 6, 2017