Agenda (June 29, 2011)

Council of Councils Meeting

June 29, 2011


NIH Council of Councils
June 29, 2011
NIH Campus, Building 31, Conference Room 6
Bethesda, Maryland

8:30 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
8:45 a.m. Announcements and Future Meeting Dates
Robin I. Kawazoe
Executive Secretary, Council of Councils
Deputy Director, DPCPSI, OD, NIH
8:55 a.m. DPCPSI Update
Dr. James Anderson
9:30 a.m Discussion
9:45 a.m Break
10:00 a.m. Remarks by the Director, NIH
Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.
10:30am. Discussion
11:00 a.m. Review of NIH Common Fund Initiative Concepts: Process and Criteria
Elizabeth L. Wilder, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Strategic Coordination, DPCPSI
11:20 a.m. Concept #1: Metabolomics
Presenter: Philip Smith, Ph.D.
Deputy Director Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases, NIDDK
12:00 p.m. Discussion
12:30 p.m. Working Lunch
Discussion of the Transformative R01 Grant Mechanism
Dr. Elizabeth Wilder
1:30 p.m. Review of Grant Applications
Dr. Elizabeth Wilder
2:20 p.m. Concept #2: Single Cell Analysis
Presenter: Richard Conroy, Ph.D.
Program Director Division of Applied Science and Technology, NIBIB
3:00 p.m. Discussion
3:30 p.m. Break
3:45 p.m. Concept #3: Human Heredity and Health in Africa
Presenter: Mark Guyer, Ph.D.
Acting Deputy Director, and Director, Division of Extramural Research, NHGRI
4:15 p.m. Discussion
4:45 p.m. Overall Discussion and Recommendations
5:05 p.m. Closing Remarks
Dr. James Anderson
5:15 p.m. Adjournment

Future Council of Councils Meetings

All meetings are scheduled to be held on the NIH Campus in Bethesda, MD.


  • January 24-25, 2019 (Thursday-Friday)
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  • September 5-6, 2019 (Thursday-Friday)

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