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June 9, 2020 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 (Open Session)
June 9, 2020
Virtual meeting via WebEx

Virtual Meeting Access

  • Fogarty Advisory Board - Open Session (Public access, view and/or listen only. Registration required. Event password provided in registration confirmation email.)
    via WebEx, hosted by NIH Unified Communications and Collaboration
    Event number (access code): 295 784 429

Agenda: Open Session

12:00 P.M. - 1:00 P.M.

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

  • Harnessing Data Science for Health Discovery and Innovation in Africa (DS-I Africa) Updates
    Dr. Laura Povlich, Program Officer, Division of International Training and Research (DITR)
    Dr. Amit Mistry, Division of International Science Policy, Planning and Evaluation (DISPPE)
  • African Genomic Sequencing
    Dr. David Spiro, Director, Division of International Epidemiology and Population Studies (DIEPS)

1:00 P.M. - 1:30 P.M.

Program Concepts

  • Fogarty Global Injury and Trauma Research Training Program (D43)
    Dr. Marya Levintova, Program Officer, DITR
  • International Research Scientist Development Award (IRSDA, K01)
    Dr. Christine Jessup, Program Officer, DITR

1:30 P.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Fogarty's COVID-19 Activities
Dr. Cecile Viboud, Senior Research Scientist, DIEPS

2:00 P.M. - 2:50 P.M.

Advancing Global Oncology Research
Dr. Satish Gopal, Director, Center for Global Health, National Cancer Institute

2:50 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Closing Remarks
Dr. Roger Glass

3:00 P.M.


Updated August 31, 2020