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News on Pathogens and Preparedness

Reporting Science to Public & How ‘Science’ Adapts to the Pandemic

A virtual presentation on “Reporting Science to Public & How 'Science' Adapts to the Pandemic” will be held on May 4, 2021 as part of the 2021 Demystifying Medicine Series. The 2021 Demystifying Medicine Series, which is jointly sponsored by FAES and NIH, will begin January 12 and includes the presentation of patients, pathology, diagnosis […]

Envisioning a Transformed Clinical Trials Enterprise for 2030 – Session 4

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The National Academies’ Forum on Drug Discovery, Development, and Translation will host a virtual public workshop on May 11, 2021 as part of a web series forum of events to discuss critical policy for advancement of biopharmaceutical innovation nationally and globally. This virtual public workshop will provide a venue for stakeholders to consider a transformed […]

Pivotal Interfaces of Environmental Health and Infectious Disease Research to Inform Responses to Outbreaks

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This workshop will explore how environmental health tools, technologies, and methodologies can be leveraged to inform real-time public health decision making about infectious disease outbreaks, epidemics, and pandemics. The workshop may feature several case studies of infectious disease outbreaks for which spread and exposure is mediated, in part, by environmental pollution and conditions. An ad […]

Allocating Scarce COVID-19 Vaccines Based on Epidemiological and Operational Considerations

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The Center for Global Development will host an online event on Allocating Scarce COVID-19 Vaccines Based on Epidemiological and Operational Considerations on 5 Nov 2021. Since the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, many institutes have been using epidemiological modelling to predict the spread of the novel coronavirus as well as estimate the impact of […]

Lessons Learned from the COVID-19 Pandemic to Improve Diagnosis

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The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will convene a virtual workshop on January 14, 2022 to examine changes to diagnostic paradigms in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and to consider the lessons learned and opportunities for improving diagnosis within the U.S. health care system. The workshop will be accessible to the public via […]

Animal Welfare Challenges in Research and Education on Wildlife, Non-Model Animal Species and Biodiversity

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The National Academies will host a meeting 9-10 February 2022 to discuss the current understanding of animal welfare challenges in research on wildlife and biologically diverse vertebrate animal species. Research to advance understanding of the ecology and biology of wildlife species is more important than ever as the world confronts issues ranging from biodiversity loss […]

Building Public Trust in Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response (PHEPR) Science

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The National Academies' Planning Committee on Building Public Trust in Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response (PHEPR) Science will hold a workshop on 29-30 March. Workshop discussants and participants will collaboratively generate actionable strategies and approaches to (re)build and maintain trust across this continuum, across stakeholders, across levels of the system (federal, state, tribal, territorial, […]

What Happened to the Plans? Lessons Observed from COVID-19 – A Workshop

National Academies of Sciences 2101 Constitution Ave NW, Washington, DC
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A planning committee of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will organize and convene a day and half public health workshop. During this workshop, invited participants from government, NGO, and private sector organizations will explore the nation’s Public Health Emergency (PHE) preparedness enterprise, including existing PHE preparedness and response plans, systems, and structures, […]