NINDS Advisory Council Agenda - January 29-30, 2015

Department of Health and Human Services
National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

National Advisory Neurological Disorders and Stroke Council
192nd Meeting
January 29-30, 2015
Building 35, Porter Neuroscience Research Center, Conference Room 620/630/640
35 Convent Drive
Bethesda, Maryland 20892
NIH Videocast Website: http://videocast.nih.gov/ 

AGENDA

January 29, 2015

OPEN SESSION

8:00 a.m.

I.    Call to Order and Opening Remarks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dr. Walter Koroshetz
Chairperson
Acting Director, NINDS

8:05 a.m.

II.    Report of the Director, Division of Extramural Research, NINDS . . . . . . . . . Dr. Robert Finkelstein
Executive Secretary
Director, Extramural Division, NINDS

A. Consideration of Minutes of September 29-30, 2014, Meeting
B. Confirmation of Dates for Future Council Meetings  May 28-29, 2015              (Thursday and Friday)
 September 10-11, 2015     (Thursday and Friday)
 February 4-5, 2016           (Thursday and Friday)
 May 26-27, 2016              (Thursday and Friday)
 September 15-16, 2016     (Thursday and Friday)

C.Other Items Expedited Review Process
Extramural Announcements

8:15 a.m.

III.    Report of the Acting Director, NINDS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dr. Walter Koroshetz

9:15 a.m. BREAK

9:30 a.m.

IV.    The R35 Grant Mechanism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dr. Robert Finkelstein

10:30 a.m.

V.    Results from the NETT Evaluation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dr. Ray Dorsey
Professor of Neurology
Co-Director of the Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics
University of Rochester Medical Center

11:30 a.m.

VI.    Concept Clearance for Proposed Initiatives


        SIREN Emergency Network . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dr. Patricia Walicke
Senior Health Science Administrator
Office of Clinical Research and Office of the Director, NINDS


         ABCD Initiative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Dr. Patrick Bellgowan
Program Director
Repair and Plasticity Cluster, NINDS

12:15 p.m. LUNCH

1:15 p.m.

VII.    NIH Reproducibility Update. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Dr. Shai Silberberg
Program Director
Channels, Synapses, and Circuits Cluster, NINDS

2:00 p.m.

VIII.    Biennial Report: Inclusion of Women and Minorities as Subjects in Clinical Research
                                      . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Ms. Marie Gill
Health Program Specialist
Office of Clinical Research, NINDS

     . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .                Dr. Elizabeth McNeil
Acting Director
Office of Clinical Research, NINDS

2:30 p.m. BREAK

2:45 p.m.
CLOSED SESSION

This portion of the meeting is being closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in sections 552b(c)(4) and 552b(c)(6), Title 5, U.S. Code and Section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2).

IX.    Review of Conflict of Interest, Confidentiality, and Council Procedures
       Council Consideration of Pending Applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Dr. Robert Finkelstein

5:00 p.m. **
ADJOURNMENT

January 30, 2015
CLOSED SESSION

8:00 a.m.

X.    Consideration of Pending Applications (Continued) . . . . . . . . . . . . Dr. Robert Finkelstein

11:00 a.m. **
ADJOURNMENT
**This time is tentative

Last Modified January 21, 2015