Past Events

Public Webconference– Integrating Social Needs Care into the Delivery of Health Care to Improve the Nation’s Health

November 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

On November 13, 2018 the Board on Health Care Services of the Health and Medicine Division of the National Academies and the Culture of Health Program of the National Academy of Medicine will be co-hosting a public session via webconference of the Committee on Integrating Social Needs Care into the Delivery of Health Care to […]

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Cancers: Can We Beat the Odds? (Annual Meeting 2018)

October 15, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

 Cancers: Can We Beat the Odds?  NAM Member? Click here for more information. The National Academy of Medicine will hold its annual meeting from Saturday through Monday, October 13-15, 2018, in Washington, DC at the National Academy of Sciences Building.WHEN:Saturday, October 13, 2017 (MEMBERS ONLY)Sunday, October 14, 2017 (MEMBERS ONLY)Monday, October 15, 2017 (8:00 am – […]

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Establishing Clinician Well-Being as a National Priority: Meeting 4 (Closed to the Public)

October 4, 2018 - October 5, 2018

  The Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-Being and Resilience held a closed working meeting on October 4-5, 2018 in Washington, DC. This meeting was closed to the public. Visit the Clinician Well-Being Knowledge Hub for resources that can help health system administrators and clinicians build a better system that helps clinicians thrive>>    In 2017, the National […]

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Meeting #1–Committee on Systems Approaches to Improve Patient Care by Supporting Clinician Well-Being

October 1, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This is the first meeting of the Committee on Systems Approaches to Improve Patient Care by Supporting Clinician Well-Being. The committee will examine components of the clinical training and work environment that can contribute to clinician burnout in a variety of care settings, as well as potential systems interventions to mitigate those outcomes. The committee […]

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Meeting 3 of the Committee on Applying Neurobiological and Socio-behavioral Sciences from Prenatal through Early Childhood Development: A Health Equity Approach

October 1, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

On October 1, 2018, the committee on Applying Neurobiological and Socio-behavioral Sciences from Prenatal through Early Childhood Development: A Health Equity Approach will host a short workshop at the Beckman Center of the National Academies in Irvine, California. The workshop will feature speaker presentations and discussions that address components of the committee's statement of task. […]

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Meeting #2 of the Committee on Integrating Social Needs Care into the Delivery of Health Care to Improve the Nation’s Health

September 24, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

On September 24, 2018, the committee on Integrating Social Needs Care into the Delivery of Health Care to Improve the Nation's Health will host a workshop in the E Street Conference Room at the Keck Center of the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine. The workshop will be jointly hosted by the Health and […]

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Leadership Consortium Biannual Members Meeting

September 13, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

The biannual members meeting of the Leadership Consortium for a Value & Science-Driven Health System will take place on September 13, 2018. This meeting is closed to the public, but if you would like more information, contact Ana Petricel at ipetricel@nas.edu Meeting objectives: Assess trends. Review trends in health industry consolidation, types of arrangements, markers […]

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Engaging Allies in the Culture of Health Movement: Stakeholder Meeting #3

August 8, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

On August 8, 2018, the National Academy of Medicine hosted the third meeting of its ongoing Culture of Health program to engage allies in the Culture of Health movement. The NAM’s Culture of Health program is a multiyear collaborative effort funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Objectives of this meeting were to: Provide and […]

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Meeting 2: Committee on Applying Neurobiological and Socio-behavioral Sciences from Prenatal Through Early Childhood Development: A Health Equity Approach

August 6, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

 On August 6, 2018, the committee on Applying Neurobiological and Socio-behavioral Sciences from Prenatal through Early Childhood Development: A Health Equity Approach hosted a workshop at the Keck Center of the National Academies. The workshop was jointly hosted by the Health and Medicine Division's Board on Population Health and Public Practice and the National Academy of Medicine's […]

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Action Collaborative on Countering the U.S. Opioid Epidemic – Meeting #1

July 27, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Action Collaborative on Countering the U.S. Opioid Epidemic, led by the National Academy of Medicine with the Aspen Institute as a founding partner, is a public-private partnership of over 30 organizations committed to reducing rates of opioid abuse and improving outcomes for individuals, families, and communities impacted by addiction. Members include federal, state, and […]

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Committee on Integrating Social Needs Care into the Delivery of Health Care to Improve the Nation’s Health: Meeting #1

July 16, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

An ad hoc committee of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will examine the potential for integrating services addressing social needs and the social determinants of health into the delivery of health care to achieve better health outcomes and to address major challenges facing the U.S. health care system. The committee will discuss: […]

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Digital Learning Collaborative Meeting

June 28, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Meeting Focus: Patient ownership of health data - implications for a learning health system. Motivating Questions: Potential: Countless health data points are generated and collected daily in routine care and treatment, through research studies, by personal assessment and monitoring activities – yet only a tiny fraction are applied for care improvement or treatment discovery. If […]

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Meeting 2 of the Committee on the Neurobiological and Socio-behavioral Science of Adolescent Development and Its Applications

June 6, 2018 @ 8:45 am - 5:30 pm

On June 6, 2018, the Committee on the Neurobiological and Socio-behavioral Science of Adolescent Development and Its Applications hosted a public workshop in Washington, DC. This workshop included presentations and discussions on adolescents in the 21st century, the developmental process of adolescence, adolescents and technology, and cross-system, approaches to promoting adolescent development. The workshop also included […]

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“Bending the Arc” Screening and Panel Discussion

June 5, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 6:15 pm

Join the National Academy of Medicine for a free screening of the critically acclaimed documentary Bending the Arc, followed by an expert panel discussion. About the Film The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice. They bent it faster. Dr. Paul Farmer, Dr. Jim Yong Kim, activist Ophelia Dahl, Todd McCormack, and […]

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Evidence and the Individual Patient: Understanding Heterogeneous Treatment Effects for Patient-Centered Care

May 31, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

This conference, convened by the National Academy of Medicine and the Predictive Analytics and Comparative Effectiveness (PACE) Center at Tufts Medical Center, explored the inherent limitations of using group data to guide treatment decisions for individuals. Topics included examining HTE as it pertains to personalized decision-making and precision medicine, modifying care in light of personalized […]

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