National Academy of Medicine

Safety Assessment of Macronutrients: Creating a New Paradigm

Unlike with most food additives, the safety evaluation of macronutrients poses a challenge to risk assessors because of their inherent nutritional value
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CDC’s 6|18 Initiative: Accelerating Evidence into Action

The long delay between the creation of new evidence for primary prevention by public health and widespread adoption into best practice by the healt
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Improving Global Road Safety: Corporate Sector Commitments and Opportunities

João is a sales representative for a major company in Brazil. Every day, he climbs onto his motorcycle and
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FDA and the Media: Lessons from Tysabri about Communicating Uncertainty

Despite a rigorous approval process, there is always uncertainty about newly approved drugs: will the benefits observed in initial
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Dose Matters: An Approach to Strengthening Community Health Strategies to Achieve Greater Impact

Dose Matters describes the concept of “population dose”—an approach to strengthening and evaluating the
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Innovation and Best Practices in Health Care Scheduling

In Innovation and Best Practices in Health Care Scheduling, CEOs with experience leading change in five of the nation’s promine
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Integrating Research into Health Care Systems: Executives’ Views

This discussion paper summarizes the results of a survey of attendees of the April 2014 Institute of Medicine workshop,
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