NINDS Advisory Council Agenda September 10-11, 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
194th Meeting

September 10 – 11, 2015
Natcher Conference Center, Building 45, Conference Room E1/E2
Bethesda, Maryland  20892
Closed Circuit Viewing Overflow on September 10 (Conference Rooms F1/F2 and D)

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AGENDA

September 10, 2015

OPEN SESSION

8:00 a.m.
I.  Call to Order and Opening Remarks
Dr. Walter Koroshetz
Chairperson
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 May 28, 2015, Meeting
 

B.    Confirmation of Dates for Future Council Meetings

February 4-5, 2016 (Thursday and Friday) 
May 26-27, 2016 (Thursday and Friday) 
September 15-16, 2016 (Thursday and Friday) 
February 9-10, 2017 (Thursday and Friday) 
May 18-19, 2017 (Thursday and Friday) 
September 7-8, 2017 (Thursday and Friday) 
C.    Other Items
        Expedited Review Process
        Extramural Announcements

8:15 a.m.
III.  Report of the Director, NINDS - Dr. Walter Koroshetz

9:30 a.m. BREAK

9:45 a.m.
IV.  NINDS Budget Presentation - Dr. Walter Koroshetz

10:15 a.m.
V.  The NIH Strategic Plan
Dr. Lawrence A. Tabak
Principal Deputy Director
National Institutes of Health

11:00 a.m.
VI.  Extramural Policy Discussion:
       a. Future of the Javits Award
       b. Funding New Investigators - Dr. Robert Finkelstein

11:45 p.m. LUNCH

1:00 p.m.
VII.  Optimizing Council Closed Session - Dr. Robert Finkelstein

1:45 p.m.
VIII.  Update on the BRAIN Initiative
Dr. Alan Willard
Acting Deputy Director, NINDS

Dr. Ned Talley
Program Director,
NINDS Channels,
Synapses and Circuits Cluster

2:15 p.m. BREAK

2:30 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 - Dr. Robert Finkelstein

5:00 p.m. **

ADJOURNMENT
September 11, 2014

CLOSED SESSION
8:00 a.m.
X.  Consideration of Pending Applications (Continued) - Dr. Robert Finkelstein

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