Past Events

Listening Roundtable with the U.S. Surgeon General (Closed)

April 19, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

During an invitation-only NAM listening session which the U.S. Surgeon General joined, frontline clinicians offered personal stories about the impacts of burnout and creative solutions on clinician well-being. The participants provided a diverse range of perspectives and experiences. The NAM received over 500 submissions in response to our Listening Roundtable with Surgeon General Vivek Murthy. Read […]

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Defining the Authority of Online Providers of Health Information

April 5, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Slide Presentations Brendan Nyhan, “The Problem of Social Media Misinformation and How to Address It” Lisa Fitzpatrick, “Credible Messengers in the Community: Lessons Learned in a Pandemic”   On April 5, 2021, the NAM hosted a public webinar to gather information for its project on Defining & Verifying the Authority of Online Providers of Health Information. AGENDA 1:00 […]

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NAM Leadership Consortium Members Meeting (Webinar)

March 31, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

The members of the NAM Leadership Consortium met on March 31, 2021 from 11am – 3pm ET. This meeting was closed to the public. Topics discussed include updates on Leadership Consortium strategies, priorities, and projects; updates on sectoral impact assessments; and opportunities to accelerate toward health system equity, efficiency, and effectiveness. Learn more about the Leadership […]

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Priorities on the Health Horizon: Informing PCORI’s Strategic Plan (Webinar)

March 15, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 2:30 pm

Priorities on the Health Horizon: Informing PCORI’s Strategic Plan   When: March 15, 2021 – 11:00am – 2:30pm ET  |   March 16, 2021 – 12:45 pm – 2:15pm ET Where: Webinar (link will be distributed upon registration) Agenda March 15, 2021 11:00am | Welcome, Introductions, and Meeting Overview Welcome from the National Academy of Medicine and PCORI […]

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Vital Directions for Health and Health Care: Priorities for 2021 | Virtual Briefing

March 11, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

In 2016, the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) established the Vital Directions for Health & Health Care initiative, which aims to provide the U.S. presidential administration, as well as other policymakers, opinion leaders, and the public, with trusted, nonpartisan, evidence-based analysis of the most compelling opportunities and priorities in health, health care, and biomedical science. The […]

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A New Year of COVID: The State of the Pandemic and U.S. Strategy in 2021 (NAM-APHA COVID-19 Conversations Series)

February 24, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

A New Year of COVID: The State of the Pandemic and U.S. Strategy in 2021 When: Wednesday, February 24, 2021 Where: Webinar   Agenda 5:00 pm | Welcome Victor Dzau – President, National Academy of Medicine 5:05 pm | Introductory Comments Georges Benjamin – Executive Director, American Public Health Association 5:10 pm | Keynote Presentation Rochelle Walensky, Director, Centers for […]

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Clinician Well-Being Collaborative Strategic Retreat 2021 (Closed)

January 28, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - January 29, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

Strategic planning for the third phase of the Clinician Well-Being Collaborative culminated in early 2021 with a strategic retreat. The closed event included discussions about the need to develop a national strategy to address burnout, and to address the pressing issues affecting clinician well-being, including leadership, COVID-19, and metrics. For more information or to become involved in […]

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Webinar for Prospective Applicants: NAM Healthy Longevity Catalyst Award Competition

January 22, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) will host an informational webinar for those interested in learning more about the upcoming second round of the NAM’s US-based Healthy Longevity Catalyst Award Competition. The event is free and will take place on Friday, January 22 from 12-1pm EST. A link to the recording will also be made […]

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Artificial Intelligence in Health Care Delivery (Webinar)

January 21, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

View CME Information Artificial Intelligence in Health Care Delivery When:  January 21, 2021 | 3:00pm – 5:00pm ET Where: via webinar The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) and the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) held a 2-hour webinar on January 21, 2021 that focused on the use of artificial intelligence in health care delivery. Participants heard from […]

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NAM Leadership Consortium Culture Inclusion & Equity Action Collaborative Webinar

January 13, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    NAM Leadership Consortium Culture Inclusion & Equity Action Collaborative Webinar When:  January 13, 2021 | 1:00pm – 4:00pm ET Where: via webinar   Agenda 1:00pm ET | Welcome, Introductions, and Meeting Overview Michael McGinnis, National Academy of Medicine Bill Novelli, Georgetown University 1:15pm ET | Progress Toward Achieving an Inclusive Culture of Equitable Engagement in Health […]

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Best Practices, Research Gaps, and Future Priorities to Support Tapering Patients on Long-Term Opioid Therapy (Webinar)

December 18, 2020 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

    Best Practices, Research Gaps, and Future Priorities to Support Tapering Patients on Long-Term Opioid Therapy When: December 18, 2020 | 4:30pm – 6:00pm Where: Webinar   The American Academy of Family Physicians and the National Academy of Medicine held a free webinar on 12/18 that explored best practices, research gaps, and future priorities for clinicians […]

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COVID-19 Vaccines – The Realities of the Next Steps (NAM-APHA COVID-19 Conversations Series)

December 9, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

  COVID-19 Vaccines: The Realities of the Next Steps When: Wednesday, December 9, 2020 | 5:00 - 6:30pm ET Where: Webinar   Register to watch the webinar!   Agenda 5:00 pm | Welcome Georges Benjamin - Executive Director, American Public Health Association 5:05 pm | Introductory Comments Jewel Mullen - Associate Dean for Health Equity, […]

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A Culture of Health Program Listening Workshop: Community Perspectives (Stakeholder Webinar Series)

December 8, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - December 10, 2020 @ 6:30 pm

    On December 8-10, 2020, the National Academy of Medicine Culture of Health Program hosted a public meeting to discuss barriers, models, and opportunities to using community knowledge and strength to drive health equity policy and research. The objectives of this meeting were to: Examine and understand the current landscape for community-driven efforts to advance health […]

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COVID-19 Vaccine Update: Development, Approval, Allocation and Distribution in the U.S. (NAM-APHA COVID-19 Conversations Series)

November 18, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

  COVID-19 Vaccine Update: Development, Approval, Allocation and Distribution in the United States When: Wednesday, November 18, 2020 | 5:00 - 6:30pm ET Where: Webinar   Register to watch the webinar!   Agenda 5:00 pm | Welcome Victor Dzau - President, National Academy of Medicine 5:05 pm | Introductory Comments Margaret (Peggy) Hamburg - former […]

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Action Collaborative on Countering the U.S. Opioid Epidemic Nov. 12 Public Virtual Symposium

November 12, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 2:15 pm

  Access slides from the virtual symposium>>   Virtual Symposium Agenda   9:00 – 9:20 am | Welcome and Opening Remarks Welcome and opening remarks from the Action Collaborative co-chairs Victor Dzau, President, National Academy of Medicine Ruth Katz, Vice President and the Executive Director of the Health, Medicine and Society Program, Aspen Institute Jonathan Perlin, President, […]

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