NINDS Advisory Council Agenda - May 23-24, 2019

NINDS Advisory Council Agenda - May 23-24, 2019

National Advisory Neurological Disorders and Stroke Council

205th Meeting

May 23-24, 2019

Natcher Conference Center, Building 45
Conference Room E1/E2
45 Center Drive
Bethesda, Maryland 20892

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May 23, 2019


12:30 p.m.

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

12:35 p.m.

II.  Report of the Director, Division of Extramural Activities, NINDS
       Dr. Robert Finkelstein, Executive Secretary, NANDS Council

       A. Consideration of Minutes of February 14-15, 2019, Meeting

       B. Confirmation of Dates for Future Council Meetings

                                                Wed. & Thurs., September 4-5, 2019                 

                                                Wed. & Thurs., February 5-6, 2020                    

                                                Wed. & Thurs., May 27-28, 2020

                                                Wed. & Thurs., September 9-10, 2020                                            

                                                ***New Meeting Dates***                 

                                                Wed. & Thurs., February 10-11, 2021                 

                                                Wed. & Thurs., May 26-27, 2021                   

                                                Wed. & Thurs., September 8-9, 2021                                                                                          

       C.   Other Items

                          Expedited Review Process

                          Extramural Announcements

12:45 p.m.

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

1:05 p.m.

IV.  Discussion of Director’s Report

1:20 p.m.

V.  Introducing NINDS Strategic Planning for 2020-2025
     Dr. Nina Schor, Deputy Director, NINDS

1:35 p.m.

VI. Initiatives Requiring Concept Clearance (Part I)

2:00 p.m.

VII. Next Generation Researchers Initiative Update
        Dr. Michael Lauer, Deputy Director for Extramural Research, NIH

2:45 p.m.


3:00 p.m.

VIII. Overview of the Division of Neuroscience
        Dr. Lyn Jakeman, Division of Neuroscience

4:30 p.m.

IX. Initiatives Requiring Concept Clearance (Part II)

6:00 p.m. **



May 24, 2019

8:30 a.m.


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).

X.  Review of Conflict of Interest, Confidentiality, and Council Procedures
      Council Consideration of Pending Applications
      Dr. Robert Finkelstein, Executive Secretary, NANDS Council


1:00 p.m. **

** This time is tentative