Past Events

Meeting 2 of the International Commission on a Global Health Risk Framework for the Future

October 1, 2015 @ 12:00 am - October 2, 2015 @ 12:00 am

The International Commission on a Global Health Risk Framework for the Future will meet to discuss themes from the GHRF workshop series. This meeting is closed to the public. For more information, contact Mariah Geiger at mgeiger@nas.edu.

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Connecting Population Health Scientists: Building Bridges to Improve Population Health

September 29, 2015 @ 12:00 am

This event is the first of a series of annual meetings aimed at connecting population health scientists from diverse disciplines. These conferences were developed with recognition that fostering a culture of health and improving population health in the United States will require innovative partnerships between researchers and stakeholders in different institutional settings from multiple disciplinary backgrounds. […]

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Leadership Consortium Biannual Members Meeting

September 24, 2015 @ 12:00 am

The biannual members meeting of the Leadership Consortium for Value & Science-Driven Health Care will take place on Thursday, September 24. This meeting is closed to the public, but if you would like more information, contact Mina Bakhtiar at mbakhtiar@nas.edu.

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Public Release of the Report of the IOM Committee on Diagnostic Error in Health Care

September 22, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

The public release of the report of the Committee on Diagnostic Error in Health Care will take place September 22, 2015 at 11:00 AM ET in person and via live webcast. Members of the committee will be on hand to discuss the report. Register >>

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Advancing Continuously Learning Health Care Through Certification

September 14, 2015 @ 12:00 am

*This event is closed to the public.* For more information, contact Rosheen Birdie at rbirdie@nas.edu. Meeting Focus Consider the possible values of a multi-level voluntary program of certification of health care organizations with respect to their status as continuously learning health systems. Assess the potential values to patients, delivery systems, and new knowledge development. Discuss […]

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Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative Meeting

September 3, 2015 @ 12:00 am

*PRIVATE EVENT* When: September 3, 2015 (9:00 AM EDT) Where: National Academy of Sciences Building (Lecture Room) -- 2101 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20418 At this meeting of the Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative, participants will: Review the growing portfolio of work to draw research and practice into closer alignment. Discuss opportunities, challenges, and […]

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Workshop on Global Governance for Health

September 1, 2015 @ 12:00 am - September 2, 2015 @ 12:00 am

Watch live, Tuesday, 9/1 (8:30 -- 6:15 UK time): https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5686183025976154625 Watch live, Wednesday, 9/2 (9:00 -- 6:00 UK time): https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6328881657271799810 The current Ebola epidemic in West Africa underscores the strengths and challenges of the global public health governance structures established, ostensibly, to be mobilized in an instant to detect and respond to such public health epidemics anywhere […]

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Workshop on Pandemic Financing

August 27, 2015 @ 12:00 am - August 28, 2015 @ 12:00 am

Register An ad hoc committee will plan a two-day public workshop on the financing of global response to pandemic threats, clarifying where the money for surveillance, detection, and response should come from and how it should be spent. The workshop will examine the role of the World Bank's proposed Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility, an organization […]

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Workshop on Research and Development of Medical Products

August 19, 2015 @ 12:00 am - August 21, 2015 @ 12:00 am

View Workshop Agenda Background Over the past decade or more, infectious disease out- breaks including those associated with Ebola, SARS, H1N1, MERS-CoV, H7N9, and Chikungunya, have demonstrated that the international community, including governmental and non-governmental entities, do not have adequate infrastructure in place to mitigate the systemic burdens that result from these large scale public […]

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Workshop on Resilient and Sustainable Health Systems to Respond to Global Infectious Disease Outbreaks

August 5, 2015 @ 12:00 am - August 7, 2015 @ 12:00 am

Register View Workshop Agenda Background Over the past decade or more, infectious disease outbreaks including those associated with Ebola, SARS, H1N1, MERS-CoV, H7N9, and Chikungunya, have demonstrated that the international community, including governmental and non-governmental entities, do not have adequate infrastructure in place to mitigate the systemic burdens that result from these large scale public […]

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Global Health Risk Framework Meeting 1

July 28, 2015 @ 12:00 am - July 29, 2015 @ 12:00 am

Download the Report More information: nam.edu/GHRF Archived Webcast: The first meeting of the Commission on a Global Health Risk Framework for the Future took place on July 28-29, 2015 at the National Academy of Sciences building, located at 2101 Constitution Avenue, NW, in Washington, DC. The meeting was closed on July 28, but open to the […]

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Care Culture and Decision-making Innovation Collaborative

July 7, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

At this meeting of the Care Culture and Decision-making Innovation Collaborative (CCDmIC), participants will: 1. Identify cultural factors and decision tools that inform and facilitate patient and family involvement in decision-making; 2. Review experience with the use of measurement to facilitate improved and shared decision-making; 3. Identify possible collaborative activities for CCDmIC participating organizations. We […]

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Workshop on High-Need Patients

July 7, 2015 @ 12:00 am

A workshop, sponsored by the Peterson Center on Healthcare and convened by the Institute of Medicine, will engage in a discussion of the issues, challenges, and approaches that present the greatest opportunity creating models of care for high-need patients. The first of a series of three workshops, this workshop will be aimed at advancing the understanding […]

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Public Release of the Committee on Treatment of Cardiac Arrest

June 30, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

The public release of the report of the Committee on Treatment of Cardiac Arrest will take place on June 30, 2015, at 11:00 AM ET.  The release will be held in room 125 of the National Academy of Sciences building. Members of the public may register to attend the report release in person or via […]

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Care Culture and Decision-making Innovation Collaborative

June 5, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

At this meeting of the Care Culture and Decision-making Innovation Collaborative (CCDmIC), participants will: 1. Identify cultural factors and decision tools that inform and facilitate patient and family involvement in decision-making; 2. Review experience with the use of measurement to facilitate improved and shared decision-making; 3. Identify possible collaborative activities for CCDmIC participating organizations. We […]

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