Council of Councils Meeting

September 7, 2023

Virtual Meeting

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September 7, 2023


10:00 a.m.

Welcome and Opening Remarks   
Robert W. Eisinger, Ph.D.  
Acting Director, Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives (DPCPSI),  
Office of the Director, NIH

10:30 a.m.

Franziska Grieder, D.V.M., Ph.D.  
Executive Secretary, Council of Councils  
Director, Office of Research Infrastructure Programs (ORIP), DPCPSI

10:45 a.m.

Reissue Concept Clearance:  Mutant Mouse Resource and Research Centers (MMRRCs) and the Informatics, Coordination and Service Center (ICSC) for the MMRRCs  
Oleg Mirochnitchenko, Ph.D.  
Program Director, Division of Comparative Medicine (DCM), ORIP, DPCPSI

11:15 a.m.

Concept Clearance:  Equipment and Research on Extrinsic Factors   
Stephanie Murphy, V.M.D., Ph.D.  

Xiang-Ning Li, M.D., Ph.D.  
Director, Division of Construction and Instruments, ORIP, DPCPSI

12:00 p.m.

Reissue Concept Clearance:  Predoctoral Training in Advanced Data Analytics for Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (BSSR) - Institutional Research Training Program [T32]  
Michael Spittel, Ph.D.  
Health Science Administrator, Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, DPCPSI

12:30 p.m.

Lunch Break

12:45 p.m.

Common Fund Update  
Douglas Sheeley, Sc.D.  
Acting Director, Office of Strategic Coordination, DPCPSI

1:30 p.m.

Reissue Concept Clearance:  IDeA States Pediatric Clinical Trials Network Third Cycle - NOFOs For Data Coordinating and Operations Center and Clinical Sites  
Tonse N. K. Raju, M.D.  
Program Officer, IDeA States Pediatric Clinical Trials Network,  
Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes Program, NIH

2:00 p.m.

NIH Strategic Plan for Data Science, 2025-2028 Update  
Susan K, Gregurick, Ph.D.  
NIH Associate Director for Data Science, and Director, Office of Data Science Strategy, DPCPSI

2:30 p.m.

Update on the All of Us Research Program and Advisory Panel  
Joshua Denny, M.D., M.S.  
Chief Executive Officer, All of Us Research Program, NIH

3:00 p.m.

Review/Vote on the Council Operating Procedures  
Robert W. Eisinger, Ph.D.  
Acting Director, DPCPSI


3:15 p.m.

Closed Session

4:15 p.m.

Adjourn for the day

Future Council of Councils Meetings

Future Council of Councils Meetings

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


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