Tribal Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting — Mar. 13-14, 2018

Meeting Information

Building 31C, Sixth Floor, Room 10
31 Center Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892

Day 1 videocast

Day 2 videocast

Federal Staff Registration

Agenda

DAY 1 – MARCH 13
Schedule Topic Presenter/Facilitator
9:00 - 9:05 am Invocation Walter Phelps
Councilman, Navajo Nation
Navajo Area Delegate, TAC
9:05 - 9:30 am

Call to Order, Introductions, Welcome, and Meeting Goals

  • Introductions
  • Welcome from NIH
  • Meeting Procedures
  • Goals of Meeting
  • Review of Agenda
  •  TAC Chair and Co-Chair Call for Nominations
  •  TAC Charter Discussion

Liana Onnen
Chairperson, TAC
Chairwoman, Prairie Band Potawatomi

Chester Antone
Co-Chairperson, TAC
Councilman, Tohono O’odham Nation

James M. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
NIH Deputy Director for Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives

David R. Wilson, Ph.D.
Director, Tribal Health Research Office 
Division of Program Coordination,
Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
Office of the Director, NIH
 

9:30 - 10:15 am

Highlights of Tribal Activities at NIH and Discussion

David R. Wilson, Ph.D.
10:15 - 11:00 am NIAAA Presentation and Discussion

Judith A. Arroyo, Ph.D.
Minority Health and Health Disparities Coordinator
Office of the Director
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

TAC Members
 

11:00 - 1:00 pm

Lunch

Tribal Caucus (TAC Members and Technical Advisors Only)

TAC Members and Technical Advisors
1:00 - 2:15 pm Discussion with NIH

Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, NIH

Lawrence A. Tabak, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Principal Deputy Director, NIH

James M. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
NIH Deputy Director for Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives 

TAC Members
 

2:15 - 4:15 pm 2018 TAC Priorities Discussion

Liana Onnen

Chester Antone

TAC Members 
 

4:15 - 4:30 pm 2018 Tribal Consultation Discussion

David R. Wilson, Ph.D.

TAC Members
 

4:30 - 5:00 pm Closing Comments and Blessing 

Denise Dillard
King Island Native Corporation
National At-Large Member Delegate, TAC

 

 

DAY 2 – MARCH 14
Schedule Topic Presenter/Facilitator
9:00 - 9:05 am Invocation Eddie Johnson
Councilman, Sisseton-Wahpeton-Oyate
Aberdeen/Great Plains Delegate, TAC
9:05 - 9:15 am Welcome and Introductions
  • Introductions
  • Recap of Day 1 and Overview of Day 2

Liana Onnen
Chairperson, TAC
Chairwoman, Prairie Band Potawatomi

James M. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
NIH Deputy Director for Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives

David R. Wilson, Ph.D.
Director, Tribal Health Research Office Division of Program Coordination,
Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
Office of the Director, NIH
 

9:15 - 10:00 am Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO) Research Program Update and Discussion

Matthew W. Gillman, M.D.
Director, ECHO Program

Juliana Blome, Ph.D. 
Chief of Staff, ECHO Program

TAC Members
 

10:00 - 10:45 am NIH Research Training Programs and Discussion

Sharon Milgram, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Intramural Training and Education
Office of Intramural Research, NIH

TAC Members
 

10:45 - 11:00 am Break

 

11:00 - 11:45 am All of UsSM Research Program Update and Discussion

Dara Richardson-Heron, M.D.
Chief Engagement Officer and
Scientific Executive
All of Us Research Program 

Lynn Malerba
Chief, Mohegan Tribe 
National At Large Member Delegate, TAC

TAC Members
 

11:45 - 1:15 pm Lunch  
1:15 - 1:30 pm Points to Consider, Update, and Discussion

Kathy Etz, Ph.D.
Director of Native Programs 
Program Director
Division of Epidemiology, Services and Prevention Research
National Institute on Drug Abuse

TAC Members 
 

1:30 - 2:30 pm Discussion on the Roles of Technical Advisors and Next Steps TAC Members
2:30 - 3:00 pm Wrap Up, Announcement of TAC Chair and Co-Chair Election Results, Recommendations for Next Meeting Dates and Topics

Liana Onnen

Chester Antone

James M. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.

David R. Wilson, Ph.D.
 

3:00 - 3:15 pm Closing Comments and Blessing Bobby Saunkeah
Chickasaw Nation Department of Health
Oklahoma Area Delegate, TAC

 

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