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February 9, 2021 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)
February 9, 2021
Virtual meeting via Zoom

Virtual Meeting Access

Agenda: Open Session

12:00 P.M. - 12:50 P.M.

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

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

12:50 P.M. - 1:50 P.M.

Program Concepts

  • Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases Initiative (EEID)
    Dr. Christine Jessup
  • Global Health Program for Fellows and Scholars (D43)
    Dr. UnJa Hayes
  • Reducing Stigma to Improve HIV/AIDS Prevention, Treatment and Care in LMICs (R21)
    Dr. Geetha Bansal

1:50 P.M. - 2:40 P.M.

Advancing Global Eye Disease Research
Dr. Michael Chiang, Director, National Eye Institute  


2:40 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Closing Remarks
Dr. Roger Glass

3:00 P.M.


Updated January 29, 2021