NIAMS Advisory Council Agenda

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


90th 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 13, 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 — 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. Strategic Plan of the Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR) Dr. Bill Riley
VI. Concept Clearance for Scientific Initiatives Dr. Joan McGowan and Dr. Susana Serrate-Sztein
VII. Can we enhance the efficiency and impact of research core facilities? Dr. Jim Anderson
VIII. Developing a more productive, efficient and sustainable biomedical research enterprise Dr. Jon Lorsch
IX. PCORnet: People Powered Outcomes Research Ms. Sharon Terry

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 — 1:15 PM — CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

X. Board of Scientific Counselors Report Dr. Judith James
XI. A Pivotal Year and Path Forward for Muscular Dystrophy Clinical Research Dr. Thomas Cheever
XII. Special Actions Dr. Laura K. Moen
XIII. Consideration of Applications Dr. Laura K. Moen
Division of Musculoskeletal Diseases
Dr. Joan McGowan
Osteoporosis and Metabolic Disorders of Bone Program Dr. D. Lee Alekel
Muscle Development and Physiology Program Dr. Amanda Boyce
Muscle Disorders and Therapies Program Dr. Thomas Cheever
Rare Diseases and Integrative Physiology of Bone Program Dr. Faye Chen
Clinical Research and Diagnostic Tools for Osteoarthritis
and Bone Quality Program
Dr. Gayle Lester
Cartilage and Connective Tissue Program Dr. Bernadette Tyree
Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Program Dr. Fei Wang
Orthopaedic Research Program
Dr. Charles Washabaugh
Division of Skin and Rheumatic Diseases
Dr. Susana Serrate-Sztein
Keratinocyte Biology and Diseases Program Dr. Carl Baker
Immunobiology and Immune Diseases of Skin Program Dr. Ricardo Cibotti
Systemic Autoimmune Diseases Biology Dr. Marie Mancini
Arthritis Biology Program Dr. Su-Yau Mao
Rheumatic Diseases Biopsychosocial Research Program Dr. Susana Serrate-Sztein and Dr. James Witter
Extracellular Matrix Biology and Diseases Program Dr. Hung Tseng
Skin Repair, Regeneration, and Pigmentation Program Dr. Hung Tseng
Rheumatic Diseases Genetics and Translational
Research Program
Dr. Yan Wang
Rheumatic Diseases Clinical Program Dr. James Witter