Tribal Consultation Advisory Committee (TCAC) Meeting — Sep. 29-30, 2015

Meeting Summary

Agenda

Agenda

DAY 1 – SEPTEMBER 29
Schedule Topic Presenter/Facilitator
8:30-8:35 am Invocation Walter Phelps, Council Delegate, Navajo Nation, TCAC Navajo Area Delegate
8:35-9:15 am

Welcome and Introductions

  • Introductions
  • Meeting Procedures
Kathy Etz, Ph.D., Senior Advisor for Tribal Affairs
Aaron Payment, M.P.A., Chairperson, Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians, TCAC Bemidji Area Delegate
9:15-10:15 am

Opening Remarks and NIH Orientation

Lawrence Tabak, D.D.S., Ph.D., NIH Principal Deputy Director
10:15-11:30 am

Highlights of Selected NIH Programs

Presentations with Q&A by:
Sheila Caldwell, Ph.D., National Institute of General Medical Sciences

Shobha Srinivasan, Ph.D., National Cancer Institute

Kathy Hudson, Ph.D., Office of the Director
11:30 am-12:15 pm AI/AN Ethical Research Presentation with Discussion:
Malia Villegas, Ph.D., Councilmember, Village of Afognak and TCAC National At-Large Member Delegate

TCAC Members
12:15-1:30 pm Lunch – On Your Own
1:30-2:35 pm Policies Presentations with Q&A by:
Carrie Wolinetz, Ph.D., Office of Science Policy

Laura Rodriguez, Ph.D., National Human Genome Research Institute
2:35-3:00 pm TCAC Discussion: How NIH Can Partner with Tribal EpiCenters Aaron Payment, M.P.A.

Kathy Etz, Ph.D.

Selina Keryte, Indian Health Service

TCAC Members
3:00-3:30 pm Health Disparities Strategic Plan Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable, M.D., Director of National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
3:30-3:35 pm Closing Comments and Blessing Aaron Payment, M.P.A.

Kathy Etz, Ph.D.

Lynn Malerba, Chief, Mohegan Tribe, TCAC National At Large Member Delegate
3:35-3:45 pm Meet Shuttle Bus in Front of Building  
3:45-5:30 pm NIH Campus Tour NIH Visitors Center
6:30-8:30 pm Dinner at Daily Grill at Hyatt Regency Bethesda Invited Participants

 

 

DAY 2 – SEPTEMBER 30
Schedule Topic Presenter/Facilitator
8:30-8:35 am Invocation Beverly Cook, Chief, Saint Regis Mohawk, Nashville Area Delegate
8:35-9:15 am Welcome and Introductions
  • Introductions
  • Recap of Day 1 and Overview of Day 2
  • Update on NIH Tribal Consultation held on September 21, 2015
Aaron Payment, M.P.A., Chairperson, Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians, TCAC Bemidji Area Delegate

Kathy Etz, Ph.D., Senior Advisor for Tribal Affairs
9:15-9:30 am Business Items
  • Nomination and Voting of Chair and Co-Chair
  • Voting on July 21 Meeting Summary
Kathy Etz, Ph.D.
9:30-10:45 am TCAC Discussion: Setting Priorities and Next Steps TCAC Members
10:45-11:00 am Break
11:00 am-12:15 pm Discussion with NIH Principal Deputy Director Lawrence Tabak, D.D.S., Ph.D.
TCAC Members
12:15-1:30 pm Brown Bag Lunch with NIH AI/AN Scholars
(Members/Technical Advisors/Scholars will order lunch off provided menu and pay individually. Others interested in discussion can bring own lunch.)
1:30-2:45 pm TCAC Discussion: Committee Planning TCAC Members
2:45-3:00 pm Wrap Up, Next Steps, and Closing Blessing Aaron Payment, M.P.A.

Kathy Etz, Ph.D.

Chester Antone, Councilman, Tohono O’odham Nation, Tucson Area Delegate

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