Friday, March 5, 2021
News on Pathogens and Preparedness

Envisioning a Transformed Clinical Trials Enterprise for 2030 – Session 2

Virtual Event

The National Academies’ Forum on Drug Discovery, Development, and Translation will host a virtual public workshop on Feb 9, 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 […]

Systematizing the One Health Approach in Preparedness and Response Efforts for Infectious Disease Outbreaks

Virtual Event

A virtual meeting hosted by the National Academies on February 23-25, 2021 will examine ways to systemize and integrate the One Health approach as part of outbreak prevention, detection, preparedness, and response efforts. The workshop will explore research opportunities, multi-sectoral collaboration mechanisms, community engagement strategies, educational opportunities, and policies that can effectively implement the core […]

COVID-19 Response Updates and Resources from CDC and the Ad Council

Virtual Event

This webinar will give participants the opportunity to hear from the nation's premier public health organization, the CDC and a second leadership organization in the public service advertising and social marketing sector, The Ad Council. Both will share information and resources to help inform your local COVID-19 response messaging. The webinar will include time for […]

Defend The Flock: How Avian Influenza Affects Us All

Virtual Event

The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) invites you to join poultry health experts for a webinar on Thursday, February 25. As part of Bird Health Awareness Week, several poultry experts from across the country will host a discussion about what avian influenza is, how it impacts different […]

Rare Disease Day at NIH 2021 – Virtual Conference

Virtual Event

Rare Disease Day at NIH will be held virtually on Monday, March 1, 2021, from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. EST. This year’s event will feature interactive panel discussions, rare stories through TED-style talks and more. The event is free and open to the public, including patients, patient advocates, health care providers, researchers, trainees, students, […]

RNA Viruses: How They Do What They Do

Virtual Event

A virtual presentation on "RNA Viruses: How They Do What They Do" will be held on March 2, 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 and therapy in […]

COVID Seminar Series – Hindsight is 2020

Virtual Event

The Pacific Northwest National Laboratory will host a COVID Seminar Series event on March 2: "Hindsight is 2020". The Community Science and Technology Seminar Series was launched to help the general public better understand and explore how science transforms our world. During this inaugural COVID-19 seminar series talk, Dr. Steven Wiley will discuss the differences […]

Vulnerabilities in U.S. Chemical Weapons Detection, Identification, and Tracing

Virtual Event

The National Academies will host an expert discussion on Identifying and Accounting for Vulnerabilities in U.S. Chemical Weapons Detection, Identification, and Tracing Capabilities on March 4, 2021. The meeting is open to the public in virtual format and is part of a larger 2-day meeting of the Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology. The Chemical […]

Integrating Inflammation and Coagulation in COVID-19

Virtual Event

The National Institutes of Health COVID-19 Scientific Interest Group will host a webcast on Integrating Inflammation and Coagulation in COVID-19 on March 4, 2021. About the Speaker Yogen Kanthi, M.D., NHLBI Lasker Scholar, NIH Speaker Yogen Kanthi is a cardiologist and clinical vascular medicine specialist. His laboratory aims to understand how inflammation and coagulation contribute […]