Past Events

The Next 50 Years in Health & Medicine: Vaccines & Immunology, Digital Innovation, and Climate Change (Anniversary Symposia Series) [EVENT POSTPONED]

April 7 @ 9:30 am - 5:15 pm

As the number of cases of Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) continues to grow, both within the United States and abroad, the number of speakers and attendees who are unable to attend the symposium has also grown. Accordingly, we have decided to postpone the symposium until a date at which full participation is possible. We will […]

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Webinar: The Science of Social Distancing: Part 2 (NAM-APHA COVID-19 Conversations Series)

April 1 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

The Science of Social Distancing, Part 2When: Wednesday, April 1, 2020 | 5:00 to 6:30 pm ETWhere: WebinarAgenda5:00 pm | Welcome Georges C. Benjamin, MD, Executive Director, American Public Health Asssociation5:05 pm | Introductory RemarksSharon Inouye, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, Harvard University5:10 pm | Expert Panel Discussion Moderator: Sharon Inouye, MD, MPHThe National PictureAnne Schuchat, […]

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The Promise of Adolescence Webinar Series: Health

March 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This webinar series will discuss how systems - including the health sector - can apply the science and capture the opportunity of adolescence.

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Webinar: The Science of Social Distancing (NAM-APHA “COVID-19 Conversations” Series #1)

March 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

WATCH RECORDED VIDEO >> The Science of Social DistancingWhen: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 | 3:00 to 4:30 pm ETWhere: WebinarAgenda3:00 pm | Welcome Victor J. Dzau, MD, President, National Academy of MedicineGeorges C. Benjamin, MD, Executive Director, American Public Health Asssociation3:05 pm | Introductory RemarksNicole Lurie, MD, MSPH, Former U.S. Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response3:10 pm […]

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2020 Emerging Leaders Forum

March 16 @ 8:00 am - March 17 @ 5:00 pm

As the number of cases of Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) continues to grow, both within the United States and abroad, the number of speakers and attendees who are unable to attend the forum has also grown. Accordingly, we have decided to cancel the event. We will be back in touch if plans for rescheduling are […]

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First Meeting of the Standing Committee on Emerging Infectious Diseases and 21st Century Health Threats

March 11 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

When: March 11, 2010 | 1:30 to 5:00 pm Where: Virtual Background: In response to a request from the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR), the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will convene a standing committee of experts to help […]

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Caring for Patients with Chronic Pain: Perspectives from Clinicians

March 10 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

The listening session featured a guided discussion with a diverse panel of clinicians. Our hope is to better understand the spectrum and diversity of chronic pain care across the health system, to identify key information needed to address existing practice and system-level gaps in chronic pain management.

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The Promise of Adolescence Webinar Series: Child Welfare

February 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This webinar series will discuss how systems - including the child welfare sector - can apply the science and capture the opportunity of adolescence.

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Digital Health Action Collaborative

February 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This is bi-annual meeting of the Digital Health Action Collaborative (DHAC) held on February 20, 2020. The meeting explored individual control over health data, models for data sharing and principles for responsible data stewardship. If you have any questions please reach out to Noor Ahmed at MAhmed@nas.edu  

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Living with Chronic Pain: Perspectives from Persons with Lived Experience

February 13 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

This listening session will focus on the experiences and perspectives of persons living with chronic, non-cancer pain, including their experiences interacting with and navigating the health system. The listening session will feature a guided discussion with a panel of persons with lived experience. Our hope is to better understand the spectrum and diversity of experiences of those living with pain to identify key information needed to address existing practice and system-level gaps in chronic pain management.

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Value Incentives & Systems Action Collaborative

February 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This is a bi-annual meeting of the Value Incentives & Systems Action Collaborative (VISAC) held on February 13, 2020. If you would like more information, please contact Anna Cupito at acupito@nas.edu. This meeting focused on engaging leaders from public and private sectors to provide feedback and shape progress on ongoing Action Collaborative efforts to accelerate […]

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Health Care and Public Health Systems for Healthy Longevity

February 3 @ 8:30 am - February 4 @ 5:00 pm

This 2-day public workshop will examine potential approaches and reforms across the entire spectrum of norms, institutions, and systems that provide health- and social-related services to address the multidimensional needs of older populations.

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Inaugural Meeting of the Committee on Emerging Science, Technology, and Innovation in Health and Medicine

January 31 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

This is a closed meeting. For more information, contact CESTI@nas.edu.

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The Promise of Adolescence Webinar Series: Justice

January 29 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This webinar series will discuss how systems - including the justice sector - can apply the science and capture the opportunity of adolescence.

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Health Care Professions’ Educational Engagement to Support Safer Prescribing and Better Care: An Interprofessional Update on Current Approaches and Future Needs

January 29 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

January 29, 2020 | 1:00 pm Eastern Standard Time Register to watch the webinar   The Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP)'s Public Health, Education and Treatment Task Force designed this webinar for health care professionals and educators to learn about the National Drug Control Strategy and how the health care community has an […]

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