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IACC Full Committee Meeting Agenda

Friday, October 23, 2009
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern

William H. Natcher Conference Center
45 Center Drive
Conference Rooms E1/E2
Bethesda, Maryland 20814

This meeting will also be available to the public by live videocast.

Time Event
  8:30 a.m. Registration
  9:00 Call to Order and Opening Remarks

Thomas Insel, M.D.

Director, National Institute of Mental Health
Chair, IACC
  9:10 Families Living with Autism – Panel Presentation

Peter Bell - Moderator
Autism Speaks
  • Nora Fitzpatrick – Daughter, Rory Stephens, age 4
  • Judy Chinitz – Son, Alex Gorman, age 15
  • Elizabeth Emken – Son, Alex Swartz, age 17
  • Jason Ross, age 17
  • Adam Berman, age 23
  • Sondra Cunningham – Son, Troy Cunningham, age 38
10:10 Applied-Behavioral Analysis-Based Treatment Presentation

Tony Charman, Ph.D.
University of London
11:00 Break
11:10 NDAR Update

Michael Huerta, Ph.D.
National Institute of Mental Health
11:25 Approval of July 15, 2009 IACC Full Committee Meeting Minutes

11:30 Update: Services Subcommittee

Ellen Blackwell, M.S.W.
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Lee Grossman
President and CEO, Autism Society
11:45 Open Session for Public Comment
12:00 p.m. Lunch
  1:10 Update: American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Thomas Insel, M.D.

Director, National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Chair, IACC

Chris DeGraw, M.D., M.P.H.
Senior Medical Advisor, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, HRSA
  1:20 Update: Subcommittee on Planning the Annual Strategic Plan Updating Process

Thomas Insel, M.D.
Director, National Institute of Mental Health and Chair, IACC
  1:40 Discussion of Recommendations for Updating the Strategic Plan
  3:30 Break
  3:45 Discussion of Recommendations for Updating the Strategic Plan - Continued
  5:00 Closing Comments and Adjournment

The October 23rd meeting may end prior to or later than 5:00 p.m. Eastern, depending on the needs of the Committee.



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