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IACC Full Committee Meeting Agenda

Friday, April 30, 2010
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern

The Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Rotunda Room
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC 20004

This meeting will also be available to the public by live videocast. The materials for the meeting can be found here.

Time Event
  9:00 a.m. Registration
10:00 Call to Order and Opening Remarks

Thomas Insel, M.D.
Director, National Institute of Mental Health
Chair, IACC
10:05 Kathleen Sebelius
Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services
10:20 Welcome and Introductions of IACC Members
10:55 Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, National Institutes of Health
11:10 Break
11:25 Research Update: Autism Treatment Network

Geraldine Dawson, Ph.D.
Chief Science Officer, Autism Speaks
11:50 Research Update: Autism in the DSM-V

Susan E. Swedo, M.D.
Senior Investigator, Behavioral Pediatrics Section, Pediatrics and Developmental Neurospsychiatry Branch, NIMH
12:15 p.m. Lunch
  1:30 Public Comments
  2:00 Research Update: Stem Cell Research

James Battey, M.D.
Director, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
  2:25 Research Update: NIH Nonverbal ASD Workshop

Helen Tager-Flusberg, Ph.D.
Director, Laboratory of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Boston University

Ann Wagner, Ph.D.
Chief, Neurobehavioral Mechanisms and Mental Disorders Branch, NIMH
  2:50 Research Update: Building the Infrastructure for Comparative Effectiveness Research on Disability Issues

Rosaly Correa-de-Araujo, M.D., MSc, Ph.D.
Deputy Director, Office on Disability, Office of the Secretary
  3:15 Approval of January 19, 2010 IACC Committee Minutes
  3:20 Update: Planning Subcommittee

Thomas Insel, M.D.
Director, National Institute of Mental Health
Chair, IACC
  3:50 Break
  4:00 OARC Update
  • 2009 Summary of Advances
  • 2008 ASD Research Portfolio Analysis Report
  • IMFAR Update
  4:20 Public Comments Discussion Period
  4:50 Closing Comments
  5:00 Adjournment


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