Agenda (January 29, 2016)

Council of Councils Meeting

January 29, 2016


NIH Campus, Building 31, Conference Room 10
Bethesda, Maryland

8:15 a.m. Call to Order and Introductions
James M. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives (DPCPSI)
Office of the Director (OD), NIH
8:20 a.m. Announcements
Franziska B. Grieder, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Director, Office of Research Infrastructure Programs (ORIP), DPCPSI
Executive Secretary, Council of Councils
8:30 a.m. NIH Update
Lawrence A. Tabak, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Principal Deputy Director, NIH
9:00 a.m. Discussion
9:15 a.m. Creation of Sexual and Gender Minority Research Office in DPCPSI
James M. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, DPCPSI

Karen Parker, Ph.D., M.S.W.
Public Health Advisor, DPCPSI
10:15 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. Overview of the Precision Medicine Initiative® Cohort Program and the Council’s Role in Overseeing the Cohort Program Advisory Panel
Josephine Briggs, M.D.
Director, National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, and
Interim Director, Precision Medicine Initiative® Cohort Program

Kathy Hudson, Ph.D.
Deputy Director for Science, Outreach, and Policy, NIH
11:05 a.m. ORIP Strategic Plan Presentation and Discussion
Franziska Grieder, D.V.M., Ph.D., ORIP/DPCPSI

Terry Magnuson, Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Medicine

Keith Reimann, D.V.M., University of Massachusetts, Medical School
12:00 p.m. Break – Group photo, Collect lunches, New members to get IDs
12:45 p.m. Review of Grant Applications – Working Lunch
1:45 p.m. Common Fund (CF) Concepts (Part 1)
Elizabeth Wilder, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Strategic Coordination (OSC), DPCPSI
2:45 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. CF Concepts (Part 2)
Elizabeth Wilder, Ph.D.
Director, OSC, DPCPSI
3:45 p.m. Closing Remarks
James M. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, DPCPSI
4:00 p.m. Adjournment

Future Council of Councils Meetings

All meetings are scheduled to be held virtually or in NIH facilities in Bethesda, MD.


  • January 25–26, 2024 (Thursday, Friday)
  • May 30–31, 2024 (Thursday, Friday)
  • September 12–13, 2024 (Thursday, Friday)


  • February 6–7, 2025 (Thursday, Friday)
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