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NACA Meeting: January 24-25, 2012

National Advisory Council on Aging Meeting Agenda -- January 2012

One Hundred-Fifteenth Meeting
Tuesday and Wednesday, January 24-25, 2012
Building 31, 6th Floor, C Wing, Conference Room 10
Day-of-the-Meeting Contact Phone: 301-402-8578

TUESDAY, JANUARY 24

3:00 to 5:00 p.m. – This portion of the meeting is closed to the Public

This portion of the meeting is closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in section 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).

Review of Applications: Dr. Robin Barr

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25

8:00 to 2:00 p.m. - This portion of the meeting is open to the public

  1. Call to Order
    Dr. Richard Hodes
    1. Director’s Status Report
    2. Future Meeting Dates:

      May 22-23, 2012 (Tue-Wed)
      Sept 18-19, 2012 (Tue-Wed)
      Jan 29-30, 2013 (Tue-Wed)

    3. Consideration of Minutes of Last Meeting

8:30 to 8:45 a.m.

  1. Report: Task Force on Minority Aging Research
    Dr. Terrie Wetle

8:45 to 9:15 a.m.

  1. Report: Working Group on Program
    Dr. Richard Morimoto
    1. Advisory Meetings
    2. RFA/RFP Concept Clearance

9:15 to 9:45 a.m.

  1. Presentation: NIA-AoA Collaboration
    Dr. Kathy Greenlee

9:45 to 10:00 a.m.

COFFEE BREAK

10:00 to 10:45 a.m.

  1. Council Speaker: "Managing NIH in an Era of Diminished Expectations."
    Dr. Sally Rockey
    Director, Office of Extramural Research

10:45 to 11:15 a.m.

  1. A. Program Highlights (DGCG): "Aging and the Clinical Trials Enterprise."
    Dr. Evan Hadley
    Dr. Robert M. Califf, Vice Chancellor and Professor, Duke University Medical Center

11:15 to 11:45 a.m.

B. Program Highlights (DN): "Alzheimer's Disease Cost and Transitions Study."
Dr. Stephen Snyder
Dr. Christopher M. Callahan, Regenstrief Institute, Indiana University School of Medicine.

11:45 to 12:00 p.m.

BREAK

12:00 to 12:30 p.m.

C. Working Lunch: Program Highlights (DBSR): "Moving to Opportunity: Neighborhoods, Obesity and Diabetes - A Randomized Social Experiment."
Dr. Richard Suzman
Dr. Jens Ludwig, University of Chicago

12:30 to 1:00 p.m.

D. Working Lunch: Program Highlights (DAB): "Resveratrol in Animal Models, and Aging Disease Update from the IRP."
Dr. Felipe Sierra
Dr. Rafael de Cabo, Senior Investigator, Chief, Mechanisms and Intervention of Aging Section, LEG, NIA, NIH

1:00 to 2:00 p.m.

  1. Intramural Research Program Reports
    Dr. Luigi Ferrucci, Scientific Director, IRP, NIA

    A. Laboratory of Neurogenetics - Dr. Andrew Singleton
    B. Laboratory of Neurosciences - Dr. Mark Mattson

2:00 to 2:30 p.m. – This portion of the meeting is closed to the Public

This portion of the meeting is being closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in section 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).

  1. Review of Intramural Research Program
    Dr. Luigi Ferrucci

2:30 p.m.

Adjournment