NIH Tribal Consultation — Feb. 23, 2017

NIH Letter to Tribal Leaders

NIH Informational/Consultation Session on Tribal Interests in Research Involving Human Participants

Agenda

Schedule Details
3:00 p.m. – 3:10 p.m. Welcome and introductionsDavid R. Wilson, Ph.D., Director, NIH Tribal Health Research Office

Part One

Moderated by Dr. Wilson, Director, NIH Tribal Health Research Office

3:10 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
NIH’s role in the stewardship of NIH-funded research involving individuals and populations
Schedule Details
3:10 – 3:25 p.m. Brief presentations (5 minutes each) from NIH staff on NIH’s role in:
  • Advancing research to address public health needs – Dr. Wilson, Director, NIH Tribal Health Research Office   
  • Assuring the protection of individuals and populations participating in NIH-funded research – Carrie Wolinetz, Ph.D., Associate Director for Science Policy, NIH
  • Assuring the IRB review and approval process, including research with tribal populations – Sara Hull, Ph.D., Chair, Institutional Review Board, National Human Genome Research Institute and Director, NHGRI Bioethics Core
3:25 – 4:00 p.m. Perspectives and recommendations from participating Tribal members about NIH’s stewardship roles

Part Two

Moderated by Malia Villegas, Ph.D., Ed.M., Councilmember, Native Village of Afognak Member, NIH Tribal Consultation Advisory Council

4:00 p.m. – 4:50 p.m. Perspectives and recommendations from participating Tribal members on:
  • Ways of integrating tradition and culture in the design and conduct of research involving tribal populations
  • Partnering with tribes in the design and conduct of research
4:50 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Wrap up and next steps – Dr. Wilson and Dr. Villegas

Additional NIH staff who will be listening to Tribal perspectives and, as needed, addressing questions and engaging in discussion.

  • Larry Agodoa, NIDDK
  • Laura Bartlett, NLM
  • Petrice Brown-Longenecker, OER
  • Sheila Caldwell, NIGMS
  • Sarah Carr, OSP
  • Dorothy Castille, NIMHD
  • Christina Daulton, NHGRI
  • Stephanie Devaney, OD, All of Us Program
  • Kathy Etz, NIDA
  • Symma Finn, NIEHS
  • Valery Gordon, OSP
  • Ann Hardy, OER
  • Suzanne Heurtin-Roberts, NCI
  • Sara Hull, NHGRI
  • Robin Kawazoe, DPCPSI
  • Janice Kelly, NLM
  • Bill Knowler, NIDDK
  • Lora Kutkat, DPCPSI
  • Dina Paltoo, OSP
  • Mike Spittel, OBSSR
  • Karyl Swartz, CSR
  • Deborah Winn, NCI
  • Fred Wood, NLM

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