Council of Councils Meeting

June 19, 2015


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

8:15 a.m. Call to Order and Introductions
Agenda Overview (PDF, 1 slide)
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 and Updates
Franziska B. Grieder, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Director, Office of Research Infrastructure Programs (ORIP), DPCPSI
Executive Secretary, Council of Councils

Update on Common Fund Programs
Elizabeth Wilder, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Strategic Coordination (OSC), DPCPSI
9:00 a.m. Summary and Update of the March 28 ABRF/NIH Core Meeting
James M. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
9:30 a.m. Office of Dietary Supplements – Research Overview and Strategic Planning
Paul M. Coates, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Dietary Supplements, Office of Disease Prevention, DPCPSI
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Perspectives from NIGMS
Jon R. Lorsch, Ph.D.
Director, National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), NIH
11:15 a.m. Lunch Break
  • Pick up Box Lunches
11:45 a.m. Review of Grant Applications – Working Lunch
1:15 p.m. Genotype-Tissue Expression—Scientific Presentation and Discussion
Introduction by Susan E. Koester, Ph.D.
Deputy Director, Division of Neuroscience and Basic Behavioral Science
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), NIH

Emmanouil Dermitzakis, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Genetic Medicine and Development
University of Geneva Medical School
2:15 p.m. Summary of ORIP’s Division of Comparative Medicine Workshop Held on April 7-8, 2015:  One Health
Stephanie Murphy, V.M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Division of Comparative Medicine, ORIP, DPCPSI
2:45 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. Update on DPCPSI Portfolio Analysis Activities
George M. Santangelo, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Portfolio Analysis, DPCPSI
3:40 p.m. Closing Remarks
James M. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
3:45 p.m. Adjournment


Council of Councils - Future Meeting Dates
All meetings will be held on the NIH Campus in Bethesda, MD.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 (Building 31C, Conference Room 10)

Friday, January 29, 2016 (Building 31C, Conference Room 10)
Friday, May 20, 2016 (Building 31C, Conference Room 10)
Friday, September 9, 2016 (Building 31C, Conference Room 10)

Friday, January 27, 2017 (Building 31C, Conference Room 10)
Friday, May 26, 2017 (Building 31C, Conference Room 10)
Friday, September 1, 2017 (Building 31C, Conference Room 10)

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