Past Events

Strengthening Coordination Across the Social Safety Net for Patients with Addiction

June 2, 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

  Strengthening Coordination Across the Social Safety Net for Patients with Addiction When: Tuesday, June 2, 2020 | 12:30 to 2 p.m. ET Where: Webinar This 90-minute webinar will provide information and guidance on strategies to enhance coordination across the social safety net to prevent an addiction crisis for high-risk and marginalized populations amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. […]

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Webinar: Summer of COVID-19: Mitigating Direct and Indirect Impacts in the Coming Months (NAM-APHA COVID-19 Conversations Series)

May 27, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Summer of COVID-19: Mitigating Direct and Indirect Impacts in the Coming Months When: Wednesday, May 27, 2020 | 5:00 – 6:30pm ET Where: Webinar Agenda 5:00 pm | Welcome and Introduction Nicole Lurie, Co-chair, COVID-19 Conversations Advisory Group and former Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response 5:10 pm | Expert Panel Discussion  Linda Degutis, Adjunct Professor, Emory University Rollins […]

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Treating Addiction Across the Care Continuum During COVID-19: Challenges and Promising Practices

May 22, 2020 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Treating Addiction Across the Care Continuum During COVID-19: Challenges and Promising Practices When: Thursday, May 22, 2020 | 2:30 to 4:00 p.m. ET Where: Webinar Access Webinar #2 Presentation Slides This 90-minute webinar will review current approaches, challenges, and promising practices for addiction treatment across the continuum of care in the context of COVID-19. The session will […]

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Action Collaborative on Countering the U.S. Opioid Epidemic May 21 Public Virtual Symposium

May 21, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

  Speakers will address the highest-priority elements of the nation’s response to the opioid epidemic particularly in the context of COVID-19. The National Academy of Medicine (NAM), established the Action Collaborative on Countering the U.S. Opioid Epidemic in 2018 as a two-year, public-private partnership to foster greater coordination and collective action across the health system […]

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Establishing Clinician Well-Being as a National Priority: Meeting #7 (Closed to the Public)

May 20, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-Being and Resilience held a virtual working meeting on May 20, 2020. This meeting was closed to the public. Check out our list of strategies and resources to support clinician well-being during COVID-19. Learn more about the Clinician Well-Being Collaborative.

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Webinar: Toward the “New Normal”: Protecting Public Health as America Reopens (NAM-APHA COVID-19 Conversations Series)

May 13, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Toward the “New Normal”: Protecting Public Health as America Reopens When: Wednesday, May 13, 2020 | 5:00 – 6:30pm ET Agenda 5:00 pm | Welcome Victor J. Dzau, MD, President, National Academy of Medicine 5:05 pm | Introduction Moderator: Scott Gottlieb, MD, Resident Fellow, American Enterprise Institute 5:10 pm | Expert Panel Discussion Mary Travis Bassett, MD, François-Xavier Bagnoud […]

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Supporting Clinician Well-Being During COVID-19 Webinar

May 7, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

This webinar was hosted by the National Academy of Medicine’s Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-Being and Resilience in partnership with the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, American Hospital Association, American Medical Association, and the Association of American Medical Colleges. The key objectives of this webinar included: Describing the existing clinician burnout crisis prior to the COVID-19 pandemic and the goals […]

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Helping People With Addiction Stay Connected During COVID-19 (ASAM-NAM Webinar Series)

May 7, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Access presentation slides from webinar 1>> Agenda 11:00 am | Welcome Elizabeth Finkelman, MPP – Director, Action Collaborative on Countering the U.S. Opioid Epidemic, National Academy of Medicine Kelly Clark, MD, MBA, DFAPA, DFASAM – Immediate Past President, American Society for Addiction Medicine 11:10 am | Panel Presentations Moderator: Kelly Clark Brian Hurley, MD, MBA – Director of […]

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The Promise of Adolescence Webinar Series: Education

May 1, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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

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Webinar: Artificial Intelligence and Health Care

April 30, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Artificial Intelligence and Health Care When: Thursday, April 30, 2020 | 2:00 to 4:00 pm ET This free webinar, jointly hosted by the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) and the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) will explore the vision, opportunities, challenges, and implications of the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in health care. Speakers will […]

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Webinar: COVID-19 and Health Equity – Exploring Disparities and Long-Term Health Impacts (NAM-APHA COVID-19 Conversations Series)

April 29, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

COVID-19 and Health Equity: Exploring Disparities and Long-Term Health Impacts When: Wednesday, April 29, 2020 | 5:00 – 6:30pm ET Agenda 5:00 pm | Welcome Carlos del Rio, MD, Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Professor of Global Health and Epidemiology, Emory University 5:10 pm | Expert Panel Discussion Moderator: Debra Pérez, PhD, Senior Vice President, Organizational Culture, Inclusion […]

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Webinar: COVID-19 Testing: Possibilities, Challenges, and Ensuring Equity (NAM-APHA COVID-19 Conversations Series)

April 22, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

COVID-19 Testing: Possibilities, Challenges, and Ensuring Equity When: Wednesday, April 22, 2020 | 5:00 – 6:30pm ET Where: Webinar Access slides, transcript, and video recording >> Agenda 5:00 pm | Welcome Georges C. Benjamin, MD, Executive Director, American Public Health Association 5:10 pm | Expert Panel Discussion Moderator: David Relman, MD, Thomas C. and Joan M. Merigan Professor and […]

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Webinar: Crisis Standards of Care During COVID-19 (NAM-APHA COVID-19 Conversations Series)

April 15, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Crisis Standards of Care During COVID-19 When: Wednesday, April 15, 2020 | 5:00 to 6:30 pm ET Where: Webinar Watch the webinar recording and access slides and a transcript! Agenda 5:00 pm | Welcome  Georges C. Benjamin, MD, Executive Director, American Public Health Asssociation 5:10 pm | Expert Panel Discussion Moderator: Larry Gostin, JD, Director, O’Neill Institute for National […]

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Webinar: Emerging Evidence on COVID-19 Spread and Treatment (NAM-APHA COVID-19 Conversations Series)

April 9, 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Presenters: Margaret "Peggy" Hamburg, MD (Moderator) — Foreign Secretary, National Academy of Medicine; former FDA commissioner Arturo Casadevall, MD, PhD — Chair, Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health John-Martin Lowe, PhD — Assistant Vice Chancellor for Interprofessional Health Security Training and Education and Associate Professor of Environmental, Agricultural, and Occupational […]

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

April 7, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 5:15 pm

EVENT POSTPONED 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. […]

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