U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Agenda for May 23, 2008 - 177th Meeting

Natcher Building (45), Conference Room E1/E2
May 23rd, 2008

OPEN SESSION 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - Dr. Rodgers 

I. CALL TO ORDER

II. CONSIDERATION OF SUMMARY - Dr. Rodgers
MINUTES OF THE 176th COUNCIL MEETING 

III. FUTURE COUNCIL DATES - Dr. Rodgers 
September 24, 2008
February 18, 2009
May 13, 2009
September 9, 2009

IV. ANNOUNCEMENTS  - Dr. Stanfield 
Confidentiality/Conflict of Interest

V. REPORT FROM THE NIDDK DIRECTOR - Dr. Rodgers

VI. UPDATE: ACCORD TRIAL - Dr. Savage 

VII. ADVISORY COUNCIL FORUM: Part 1 - Dr. Tabak                                                    
Peer Review Self Study Update
VIII.     COFFEE BREAK   10:30 a.m. 

IX. ADVISORY COUNCIL FORUM: Part 2 - Dr. Smith/Dr. Wilder​
        - Roadmap Initiative Update 
        - New Roadmap Initiative Development Process


X. SCIENTIFIC PRESENTATION - Dr. Czech
  RNAi-based Therapeutic Strategies for 
        Metabolic and Inflammatory Diseases

XI.  

XII. ADJOURN FOR LUNCH    12:15 p.m.       

SUBCOMMITTEE MEETINGS

Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases 
Natcher, Conference Room E1/E2 
Open Session: 1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Closed Session: 2:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Digestive Diseases and Nutrition 
Natcher, Conference Room D
Open Session: 1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Closed Session: 2:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. 

Kidney, Urologic, and Hematologic Diseases 
Natcher, Conference Room F1/F2 
Open Session: 1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Closed Session: 2:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
CLOSED SESSION 3:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

XIII. REPORTS OF SUBCOMMITTEES: CONSIDERATION OF APPLICATIONS 
Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases
Digestive Diseases and Nutrition 
Kidney, Urologic, and Hematologic Diseases
Dr. Stanfield 

XIV. ADJOURNMENT - Dr. Rodgers