Council of Councils Meeting

May 26, 2017


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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
8:30 a.m. Announcements and Updates
Franziska B. Grieder, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Director, Office of Research Infrastructure Programs, DPCPSI
Executive Secretary, Council of Councils
8:40 a.m History of the Knockout Mouse Program (KOMP)
Colin Fletcher, Ph.D.
Program Director, Knockout Mouse Phenotyping Program (KOMP2)
National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH

KOMP2… A translational scientific resource to catalyze biomedical research and accelerate precision medicine
K.C. Kent Lloyd, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Professor and Director, Mouse Biology Program, School of Medicine
University of California, Davis
9:40 a.m. The Grant Support Index (GSI)
Michael S. Lauer, M.D.
Deputy Director for Extramural Research, NIH
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Progress and Plans at the NIA
Richard Hodes, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, National Institute of Aging (NIA), NIH
11:00 a.m. Discussion
11:15 a.m. Lunch Break

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12:00 p.m. Review of Grant Applications – Working Lunch
1:00 p.m. A study of possible bias concerning race, gender, seniority and institution, and within the peer review process
Richard Nakamura, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Scientific Review, NIH
1:50 p.m. Common Fund Diversity Program

Elizabeth Wilder, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Strategic Coordination (OSC), DPCPSI

Update and Discussion
Alison Gammie, Ph.D.
Director, Training, Workforce Development and Diversity
National Institute of General Medical Sciences, NIH
2:35 p.m. Break
2:50 p.m. NIH Budget Developments
Neil K. Shapiro, J.D., M.B.A.
Associate Director for Budget, NIH
3:20 p.m. Update on Plans of the NIH Data Commons
Vivien Bonazzi, Ph.D.
Program Director, OSC, DPCPSI
3:55 p.m. Closing Remarks
James M. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, DPCPSI
4:00 p.m. Adjournment


Council of Councils - Future Meeting Dates

Friday, September 1, 2017 (Building 31C, Conference Room 10)

Thursday/Friday, January 25/26, 2018 (Building 31C, Conference Room 10)
Thursday/Friday, May 17/18, 2018 (Building 31C, Conference Room 10)
Thursday/Friday, September 6/7, 2018 (Building 31C, Conference Room 10)


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