NIAMS Advisory Council Agenda

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


87th 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 6C6

September 8, 2015

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 — 8:30 AM — OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Open Session to be videocast live at
I. Call to Order Dr. Stephen I. Katz
II. Consideration of Minutes
III. Future Council Dates
IV. Director’s Report Dr. Stephen I. Katz
V. Molecular Transducers of Physical Activity: A Common Fund Initiative Dr. Joan McGowan
VI. Concept Clearance for Scientific Initiatives Drs. Joan McGowan and Susana Serrate-Sztein
VII. Developing the NIH-wide Strategic Plan Dr. Lawrence Tabak
VIII. Update on the FY16 NCS Redirection Efforts Dr. Lawrence Tabak
IX. Update on 21st Century Cures Ms. Adrienne Hallett
X. Update on Lupus Research Plan Ms. Anita Linde and Dr. Susana Serrate-Sztein

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 — 1:15 PM — CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

XI. Board of Scientific Counselors Report Dr. Judith James
XII. Consideration of Applications Dr. Laura K. Moen
XIII. Special Actions Dr. Laura K. Moen
XIV. Patient Reported Outcomes Research Dr. James Witter and Dr. William Tonkins
Division of Musculoskeletal Diseases
Dr. Joan McGowan
Osteoporosis and Metabolic Disorders of Bone Program Dr. D. Lee Alekel
Rare Diseases and Integrative Physiology of Bone Program Dr. Faye Chen
Clinical Osteoarthritis and Diagnostic Imaging Program Dr. Gayle Lester
Orthopaedic Research Program
Dr. James Panagis
Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering
and Regenerative Medicine Program
Dr. Fei Wang
Cartilage and Connective Tissue Program Dr. Bernadette Tyree
Muscle Development and Physiology Program Dr. Amanda Boyce
Muscle Disorders and Therapies Program Dr. Thomas Cheever
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
Systemic Autoimmunity Program Dr. Marie Mancini
Rheumatic Diseases Clinical Program Dr. James Witter
Rheumatic Diseases Genetics and Translational
Research Program
Dr. Yan Wang