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National Advisory Council on Aging Meeting Agenda -- September 10 – 11, 2019

One Hundred and Thirty Eighth Meeting
Tuesday, September 10 – Wednesday, September 11, 2019
6001 Executive Boulevard, North Bethesda, Room C
Day-of-the-Meeting Contact Phone: 202-380-6412

Tuesday, September 10

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, September 11

8:00 a.m. to adjournment - This portion of the meeting is open to the Public. This meeting will be videocast from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.:

8:00 to 8:30 a.m.

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

      January 21-22, 2020 (Tues.-Wed.), Building 31
      May 26-27, 2020 (Tues.-Wed.), Building 31
      September 8-9, 2020 (Tues.-Wed.), Building 45

    3. Consideration of Minutes of Last Meeting

8:30 to 8:45 a.m.

  1. Report: Task Force on Minority Aging Research
    Dr. J. Taylor Harden
    Dr. David Bennett

8:45 to 9:30 a.m.

  1. Report: Working Group on Program
    Dr. Eileen Crimmins

9:30 to 10:00 a.m.

  1. A Word from Retiring Members
    Dr. Richard Hodes
    Dr. Eileen Crimmins
    Dr. Terri Moffitt

10:00 to 10:15 a.m.


10:15 to 10:45 a.m.

  1. Program Highlights: (DN)
    Dr. Eliezer Masliah
    David A. Bennett, M.D.

    Director, Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center
    Rush University Medical Center
    “AMP AD”

10:45 to 11:15 a.m.

  1. Program Highlights (DGCG)
    Dr. Evan C. Hadley
    William E. Kraus, M.D.

    Professor of Medicine
    Richard and Pat Johnson University Professor
    Professor in the School of Nursing
    “CALERIE: Two Years of Calorie Restriction in Humans: Effects on Lifespan and Healthspan Biomarkers”

11:15 to 11:45 a.m.

  1. Guest Speaker
    Dr. Michael S. Lauer

    Deputy Director for Extramural Research
    National Institutes of Health
    “Foreign Government’s research efforts and the effects on U.S. based investigators”

11:45 to 12:15 p.m.

  1. Program Highlight: (DAB)
    Dr. Felipe Sierra
    Changhan David Lee, Ph.D.

    Leonard Davis School of Gerontology
    University of Southern California
    USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
    USC Research Center for Liver Diseases
    “Longevity Genes and the Mitochondrial Genome”

12:15 to 12:30 p.m.

Break/Working Lunch

12:30 to 1:00 p.m.

  1. Program Highlight: (DBSR)
    Dr. John Haaga
    Archana Singh-Manoux, Ph.D.

    Research Professor (Directeur de Recherche)
    Epidemiology of Ageing & Age-Related Diseases
    The Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale, France
    Honorary Professor
    University College London, UK
    “Lifecourse approach to cognitive ageing and dementia”

1:00 p.m.


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