NIAMS Advisory Council Agenda

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
National Institutes of Health


85th Meeting
National Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
Advisory Council

Stephen I. Katz, M.D. Ph.D., Chair

National Institutes of Health
Building 31, Conference Room 6

February 4, 2015

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 — 8:30 AM — OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

I. Call to Order Dr. Stephen I. Katz
II. Consideration of Minutes
III. Future Council Dates

    June 16, 2015
    September 8, 2015
    February 2, 2016
    June 7, 2016
    September 13, 2016

IV. Director’s Report  
V. NIH Transformative Approaches to Scientific Workforce Diversity Dr. Hannah Valantine
VI. Biennial Inclusion Report Ms. Shahnaz Khan
VII. Lupus Research Plan Ms. Anita Linde
VIII. Update on Accelerating Medicines Partnership Dr. Robert Carter
IX. Report on NIAMS Fall Roundtables Drs. Serrate-Sztein and McGowan
X. K Forum Report Dr. Marie Mancini
XI. Intramural Research Program Overview Dr. Richard Siegel
XII. Council Operating Procedures Dr. Laura K. Moen

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 — 1:00 PM — CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

XIII. Consideration of Applications
XIV. Special Actions Dr. Laura K. Moen
XV. Evaluation of the Outcomes of the NIAMS R03 Small Grant Program Dr. Su-Yau Mao and Dr. Kentner Singleton
Division of Musculoskeletal Diseases
Dr. Joan McGowan
Basic Bone Biology Program Dr. Faye Chen
Bone Diseases Program Dr. Faye Chen
Cartilage and Connective Tissue Program Dr. Bernadette Tyree
Clinical Osteoarthritis and Diagnostic
Imaging Program
Dr. Gayle Lester
Integrated Physiology and Genetics of
Bone Program
Dr. D. Lee Alekel
Muscle Development and Physiology Program Dr. Amanda Boyce
Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering and
Regenerative Medicine Program
Dr. Fei Wang
Orthopaedic Research Program Dr. James Panagis
Division of Skin and Rheumatic Diseases
Dr. Susana Serrate-Sztein
Arthritis Biology Program Dr. Su-Yau Mao
Extracellular Matrix Biology and Diseases Program Dr. Hung Tseng
Immunobiology and Immune Diseases of Skin Program Dr. Ricardo Cibotti
Keratinocyte Biology and Diseases Program Dr. Carl Baker
Rheumatic Diseases Biopsychosocial Research Program Dr. William Tonkins
Rheumatic Diseases Clinical Program Dr. James Witter
Rheumatic Diseases Genetics and Translational
Research Program
Dr. Yan Wang
Systemic Autoimmune Diseases Biology Program Dr. Marie Mancini