Tribal Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting — September 2021

Tuesday, September 28, 2021
Schedule Presentation Presenter
2:00 p.m. Roll Call and Welcome

Kendra King Bowes
Project Manager
Miami Environmental & Energy Solutions (MEES)

2:05 p.m.

TAC Caucus

Lisa Sundberg
TAC Chair

Bobby Saunkeah
TAC Co-Chair

3:00 p.m.

IHS Research Collaborations with NIH

Lisa Sundberg
TAC Chair

Dave Wilson, Ph.D.
Director, THRO

3:20 p.m.

THRO discussion

  • 2021 Annual NIH TAC Meeting, October 26-27, 2021
    1:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. EDT

Dave Wilson, Ph.D.
Director, THRO

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

3:25 p.m.

TAC Chair Updates

  • Review TAC Priority List
  • Review Action Items from August 2021 TAC Summary Report and approve the report.
  • Updates from TAC subcommittee on guidance for Urban Indians in biomedical research

Next Steps and Action Items

  • Summary of action items for the next meeting – who will do what and by when?
  • Solicit agenda items for the Annual NIH TAC Meeting, October 26-27, 2021.

Lisa Sundberg
TAC Chair

Bobby Saunkeah
TAC Co-Chair

3:30 p.m.

Adjourn Meeting

 

 

Parking Lot 

  • RADx Initiatives including Back to School Projects
  • Delta Variant updates
  • Propose changing the language about TAC Chair and Co-chair selection written in the TAC Charter

    Before: The Chair will be an elected or appointed tribal leader.  ProposedChange: The TAC Chair will be from a fully approved TAC Delegates.
 

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