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National Advisory Council on Aging Meeting Agenda -- September 26-27, 2017

One Hundred and Thirty-Second Meeting
Tuesday, September 26 – Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Building 31, C Wing 6th Floor Conference Room 10
Day-of-the-Meeting Contact Phone: 301-402-8710.

Tuesday, September 26

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 27

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 12:15 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 23-24, 2018 (Tues.- Wed), Bldg. 31
      May 22-23, 2018 (Tues.-Wed.) 6001 Executive Blvd.
      September 19-20 2018 (Tues.-Wed.) Bldg. 65
      January 29-30, 2019 (Tues.-Wed.), Bldg. 31

    3. Consideration of Minutes of Last Meeting

8:30 to 8:50 a.m.

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

8:50 to 9:15 a.m.

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

    Meetings/Initiative Developments
    1. RFA/RFP Concept Clearance

9:15 to 9:25 a.m.

  1. Report: Clinical Trials Advisory Panel (CTAP)
    Dr. Sergei Romashkan

9:25 to 9:45 a.m.


9:45 to 10:15 a.m.

  1. Program Highlights: (DN)
    Dr. Eliezer Masliah
    Dr. Reisa Sperling; Director, Neuroimaging Program, Massachusetts Alzheimer's Disease Research Center; Professor of Neurology, Harvard University School of Medicine — "The Evolution of Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease: Implications for Prevention Trials"

10:15 to 10:45 a.m.

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

    Dr. Hillard S. Kaplan; Professor, Dunn Distinguished Visiting Research Professor; Economic Science Institute, Chapman University — "Delayed Cardiovascular Aging among Subsistence Populations: Implications and New Questions"

10:45 to 11:15 a.m.

  1. Program Highlights: (DGCG)
    Dr. Evan C. Hadley

    Karen A. Matthews, Ph.D.; Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry; Professor of Epidemiology, Psychology, and Clinical and Translational Science; Director, Cardiovascular Behavioral Medicine Research Training Program; University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine — "Highlights from Study of Women's Health across the Nation"

11:15 to 11:45 a.m.

  1. Council Speaker:
    Dr. Richard Hodes

    Dr. Michael S. Lauer; Deputy Director for Extramural Research, NIH — "Clinical Trial Policy Update"

11:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Break/Working Lunch

12:00 to 12:30 p.m.

  1. Program Highlights (DAB):
    Dr. Felipe Sierra
    Dr. Meng Wang; Co-Director, Molecular and Human Genetics Graduate Program; Associate Professor, Huffington Center on Aging; Baylor College of Medicine — "Metabolic Drivers in Longevity Regulation"; Introduction by Dr. Yih-Woei Fridell

12:30 p.m.


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