The Advisory Council of the National Institute on Aging meets on January 28. Watch online from 8:00 AM to about 1:15 PM EST.
Dr. Robin Barr, director of the NIA Division of Extramural Activities, describes plans for the meeting in a new blog post, with links to the agenda, meeting materials, and live videocast. "Although NACA members don’t make final approvals, their advice and direction is very closely heeded," he writes.
By paying attention to NACA meetings you can learn more about:
- the NIA budget for research in 2015 and 2016
- new areas of research or new kinds of grants that the NIA is planning to fund
- plans for addressing policy issues—like tightening budgets—across NIH
Read the full blog post: Watch as it happens, live! Tune in to the NIA Council webcast
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