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September 11, 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)
September 11, 2020
Virtual meeting via Zoom

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Agenda: Open Session

12:00 P.M. - 12:40 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, Senior Scientist, Division of International Science Policy, Planning and Evaluation (DISPPE)

12:40 P.M. - 1:00 P.M.

Select Fogarty COVID-19 Research Activities
Dr. Cecile Viboud, Senior Research Scientist, Division of International Epidemiology and Population Studies (DIEPS)

1:00 P.M. - 2:10 P.M.

Advancing Global Environmental Health Research
Dr. Rick Woychik, Director, National Institute on Environmental Health Sciences

  • 1:00 - 1:10: Dr. Christine Jessup, Fogarty support for environmental health research
  • 1:10 - 1:35: Dr. Woychik’s vision for global environmental health research
  • 1:35 - 2:10: Discussion

2:10 P.M. - 2:30 P.M.

Closing Remarks
Dr. Roger Glass

2:30 P.M.


Updated April 15, 2021