Meeting Reports 2004

National Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases ˜ National Resource Center
National Coordinating Panel Meeting


July 14, 2004
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
One Democracy Plaza

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Welcome and Introductions Stephen I. Katz, M.D., Ph.D., Director, NIAMS
Janet S. Austin, Ph.D., Director, OCPL

Report on the NIH Resource Center

Brief History of the Center Susan Whittier, Project Director
Overview of the Contract and National Coordinating Panel Rachel Moore Weller, Project Officer

Current Resource Center Projects

Susan Whittier, Project Director

Reports From the Federal Partners on Related Activities and Needs

NIAMS Janet Austin, Ph.D., Director, OCPL
NICHD John McGrath, Ph.D., Director, OCPL
NIDCR Pat Sheridan, Public Liaison Officer
NIDDK Betsy Singer, Director, OCPL
NIH ORWH Lisa Begg, Dr.P.H., Director, Research Programs
HHS OWH Saralyn Mark, M.D., Senior Medical Director


Jane Shure, Director, OCPL

Reports From The Paget Foundation and Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation

The Paget Foundation
   Materials Development and Promotions Plans
Susan Whittier, Project Director

Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation
   Materials Development and Promotions Plans

Heller An Shapiro, Executive Director

Special Presentation: Bone Health and Osteoporosis: A Report of the Surgeon General

Dissemination of the Report: The Role of Partners Joan McGowan, Ph.D., Chief Musculoskeletal Disease Branch/NIAMS

Discussion on SGR Initiatives

All members and guests

Meeting Adjourned