NIH Regional Consultation Meetings on Peer Review

Meeting Agenda

September 12, 2007 – Chicago
October 8, 2007 – New York City
October 25, 2007 – San Francisco

9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Meeting context and review of ongoing activities
Dr. Lawrence Tabak
Director, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, NIH
Co-Chair of the Working Group of the Advisory Committee to the NIH Director (ACD) on NIH Peer Review
9:15a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Goals for the meeting
Dr. Keith Yamamoto
Executive Vice Dean, School of Medicine, UCSF
Professor, Cellular/Molecular Pharmacology and Biochemistry/Biophysics, UCSF
Co-Chair of the Working Group of the Advisory Committee to the NIH Director (ACD) on NIH Peer Review
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Statements/proposals from External Scientific Community offering specific strategies or tactics for enhancing NIH peer review and research support
10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Open discussion: Response to emerging themes
As part of our iterative process we welcome feedback about a series of issues/suggestions that have been made thus far- these will be posted on the website in advance of the meeting
Drs. Yamamoto and Tabak, Facilitators
11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Open Discussion
1) Challenges and opportunities for NIH system of research support
2) Challenges and opportunities for NIH peer review
Drs. Yamamoto and Tabak, Facilitators
12:45 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Closing Remarks
Drs. Yamamoto and Tabak
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