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


95th 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

June 12, 2018

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 – 8:30 AM – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Open Session to be videocast live at https://videocast.nih.gov

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. The 21st Century Cures Act: Implementation of the Regenerative Medicine Provisions Dr. Amy Patterson
VI. RISK Evaluation Drs. Hung Tseng, Amanda Boyce, Ted Zheng
VII. Opportunities for Enhanced Partnerships between NICHD and NIAMS Dr. Diana Bianchi



 Closed Session

VIII. Comparative Evaluation of NIAMS and NIAID Immune-dermatology Extramural Programs Dr. Ricardo Cibotti
IX. STAR Awards Discussion Ms. Melinda Nelson
X. Special Actions Ms. Melinda Nelson
XI. Consideration of Applications Ms. Melinda Nelson

Division of Extramural Research

Dr. Gayle Lester

Bone Biology and Bone Diseases Dr. Faye Chen
Dr. D. Lee Alekel
Joint Biology, Joint Diseases and Orthopaedic Disorders Dr. Gayle Lester
Dr. Charles Washabaugh
Dr. Fei Wang
Systemic Rheumatic and Autoimmune Diseases Dr. Yan Wang
Dr. Marie Mancini
Dr. James Witter
Dr. Su-Yau Mao
Dr. Heiyoung Park
Muscle Biology and Muscle Diseases Dr. Amanda Boyce
Dr. Thomas Cheever
Skin Biology and Skin Diseases Dr. Ricardo Cibotti
Dr. Hung Tseng



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