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National Advisory Council on Aging Meeting Agenda -- January 2016

One Hundred-Twenty Seventh Meeting
Tuesday and Wednesday, January 19-20, 2016
Building 31, C Wing 6th Floor Conference Room 10
Day-of-the-Meeting Contact Phone: 301-594-7008

FINAL AGENDA

Tuesday, January 19

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 20

8:00 a.m. to adjournment - This portion of the meeting is open to the Public
This meeting will be videocast 8:00 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.: http://videocast.nih.gov

8:00 to 8:30 a.m.

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

      May 10-11, 2016 (Tues. – Wed), Bldg. 31
      September 27-28, 2016 (Tues. – Wed), Bldg. 31

    3. Consideration of Minutes of Last Meeting

8:30 to 8:45 a.m.

  1. Report: Task Force on Minority Aging Research
    Drs. Mouton and Carrillo

8:45 to 9:15 a.m.

  1. Report: Working Group on Program
    Dr. Kevin High

    Meetings/Initiative Developments
    1. Recommendations from Past Meetings
      • CTAP
        Dr. Sergei Romashkan


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    2. RFA/RFP Concept Clearance

9:15 to 9:30 a.m.

Break

9:30 to 10:00 a.m.

  1. Program Highlight: DAB:
    Dr. Felipe Sierra

    "Novel Mouse Models for Dissecting Mechanisms and Therapeutic Targets of Aging" — Dr. Laura Niedernhofer; Associate Professor, Department of Metabolism and Aging, The Scripps Research Institute, Scripps Florida

10:00 to 10:30 a.m.

  1. Council Speaker: "Evidence-Based Funding: Applying the Scientific Method to Ourselves"
    Dr. Michael Lauer, Deputy Director for Extramural Research, NIH

    10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

    1. Program Highlights:

    10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

    1. Program Highlights (DN):
      Dr. Creighton Phelps
      “From Brain Care Discovery to Brain Care Delivery in Less Than a Decade” — Dr. Malaz A. Boustani; Center for Aging Research, Professor of Medicine, Indiana University

    11:00 to 11:30 a.m.

    1. Program Highlights (DGCG):
      Dr. Evan Hadley
      "A Novel Approach to Improving Exercise Intolerance in Older Patients with Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction" — Dr. Dalane Kitzman; Professor of Cardiology, Wake Forest University

    11:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

    Break

    11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

    WORKING LUNCH

    11:45 to 12:15 p.m.

    1. Program Highlights (DBSR):
      Dr. John Haaga

      "Changes in Mortality in Midlife Americans" — Dr. Anne Case; Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Princeton University

    12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.

    1. Intramural Program Report
      Scientific Director, IRP, NIA
    1. Laboratory of Genetics — Dr. Myriam Gorospe
    2. Laboratory of Neurogenetics — Dr. Mark Mattson
    3. Laboratory of Neurosciences — Dr. Andrew Singleton

        1:15 p.m. to 1:45 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).

        1:45 p.m.

        ADJOURNMENT