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NACA meeting: September 21–22, 2010

National Advisory Council on Aging Agenda -- September 2010

One Hundred-Eleventh Meeting
Tuesday and Wednesday, September 21-22, 2010 — Building 31, C Wing, 6th Floor, Conference Room 10
Day-of-the-Meeting Contact Phone: 301-402-8710


3:00 to 5:00 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).
Review of Applications: Dr. Robin Barr


8:00 to 8:45 a.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:

      Sept 20-21, 2011 (Tue-Wed)
      Jan 24-25, 2012 (Tue-Wed)
      May 22-23, 2012 (Tue-Wed)
      Sept 18-19, 2012 (Tue-Wed)

    3. Consideration of Minutes of Last Meeting

8:45 to 9:00 a.m.

  1. Report: Task Force on Minority Aging Research
    Dr. Peggye Dilworth-Anderson

9:00 to 9:15 a.m.

  1. Report: Working Group on Program
    Dr. Michael Jazwinski
    1. Action: Advisory Meetings

9:15 to 9:30 a.m.


9:30 to 10:10 a.m.

  1. Council Speaker
    Dr. Toni Scarpa, Center for Scientific Review

10:10 – 10:30 a.m.

  1. Comments from Retiring Members
    Drs. Dilworth-Anderson, Jazwinski and Khosla

10:30 to 10:40 a.m.

  1. Final Report: Review of Division of Gerontology of Clinical Gerontology
    Dr. Sundeep Khosla

10:40 to 11:05 a.m.

  1. Program Highlights: Program Division Directors, NIA and invited presenters

(10:40-11:05)(DAB) “The Amazing INK4ARF Locus and Human Aging
Dr. Norman E. Sharpless, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

11:05 to 11:30 a.m.

  1. A. Program Highlights: Program Division Directors, NIA and invited presenters

(11:05 - 11:30)(DBSR) “Work, Health, and Aging: The Impact of Managers Practices on Cardiovascular Health and Sleep of Long Term Care Workers” Dr. Lisa Berkman Director, Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies

11:30 to 11:40 a.m.


  1. B. Working Lunch: Program Highlights (continued): Program Division Directors, NIA and invited presenters

(11:40-12:05 p.m.)(DGCG) “Characterization of Circulating Osteogenic Cells
Dr. Sundeep Khosla, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

(12:05-12:30 p.m.)(DN) “Endosomal-Lysosomal System Failure in Aging Neurons: Emerging Roles of Neurodegenerative Disease Genetic
Dr. Ralph Nixon, Director of the Silberstein Institute and Center of Excellence on Brain Aging at New York University Langone Medical Center and Director of Research and of the Center for Dementia Research at Nathan S. Kline Institute.

12:30 p.m.

  1. Adjournment