Council of Councils Working Group on the Use of Chimpanzees in NIH-Supported Research - WebEx Meeting

February 24, 2012 (2-5pm EST)


  1. Welcome and Announcements
  2. Address questions/ambiguities/issues with respect to the IOM report
  3. Details on Request for Information.
    • Public comment period ends April 10, 2012
    • WG immediate access to comments after closing date, summary provided to WG by April 24.
  4. Decide on number of and themes/topics for subgroups
  5. Participants in subgroups
    • Themes and topics for subgroups
    • Volunteers/assignments by Working Group members
    • Need, assessment, and proposed ad hoc members
  6. Requests for additional material/data/documentation for subgroups
    • Administrative review of grants that mention chimpanzees (but don’t use them); Co-chair review of grants with potential WG member CoI
    • Working Group review of grants
    • Review materials from 4 centers
    • Other
  7. Scheduling next teleconference to review progress
  8. Scheduling/venue for face-to-face meeting on May 14-15, 2012
  9. Face-to-face meetings after May

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