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IACC 2012 Strategic Planning Workshop: Monday – Tuesday, October 29 – 30, 2012, 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Eastern, Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert Street NW, Washington, DC 20008

Due to the likelihood of dangerous weather conditions, the IACC 2012 Stategic Planning Workshop has been canceled.

Agenda: Day 1 | October 29, 2012 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Eastern

The registration desk opens at 8:00 a.m. Eastern for members of the public attending in person, and the meeting will also be available to the public by live VideoCast Day 1 This link exits the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Web site and enters a non-government Web site., VideoCast Day 2 This link exits the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Web site and enters a non-government Web site., and conference call.

Time Event
  9:00 a.m. Welcome and Introductions

David Mandell, Sc.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania
Co-Chair, Subcommittee for Services Research and Policy

Denise Dougherty, Ph.D.
Senior Advisor, Child Health and Quality Improvement
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Co-Chair, Subcommittee for Services Research and Policy
  9:15 Overview and Charge

Thomas Insel, M.D.
Director, National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Chair, IACC

David Mandell, Sc.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania
Co-Chair, Subcommittee for Services Research and Policy
  9:45 Presentation and Discussion – Question 5 – Key Updates

David Mandell, Sc.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania
Co-Chair, Subcommittee for Services Research and Policy
10:30 Break
10:45 Presentation and Discussion – Question 6 – Key Updates
11:30 Discussion – 2013 Strategic Plan

Topics include: Services and Services Research
Information Gathered by Planning Groups
12:10 p.m. Presentation and Discussion – Questions 5 and 6 – Comparative Effectiveness Research / Patient-Centered Outcomes Research
12:45 Lunch
  1:45 Public Comment Session
  2:15 Break
  2:30 Breakout Sessions for Planning Groups
  3:30 Break
  3:45 Report from Planning Groups
  • 3:45 – Quality of Care
  • 4:00 – Access and Coverage
  • 4:15 – Education / Employment
  • 4:30 – Family Support
  • 4:45 – Comparative Effectiveness Research / Patient-Centered Outcomes Research
  5:00 Wrap-up and Next Steps
  5:30 Adjournment

Schedule subject to change.


Agenda: Day 2 | October 30, 2012 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Eastern

The registration desk opens at 8:00 a.m. Eastern for members of the public attending in person, and the meeting will also be available to the public by live VideoCast Day 1 This link exits the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Web site and enters a non-government Web site., VideoCast Day 2 This link exits the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Web site and enters a non-government Web site., and conference call.

Time Event
  9:00 a.m. Welcome and Introductions

Thomas Insel, M.D.

Director, National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Chair, IACC and Co-chair, Subcommittee for Basic and Translational Research

Geraldine Dawson, Ph.D.
Chief Science Officer, Autism Speaks
Co-Chair, Subcommittee for Basic and Translational Research
  9:10 Overview and Charge

Thomas Insel, M.D.
Director, NIMH
Chair, IACC
  9:20 Presentation and Discussion – Question 2 – Update: Biology
10:05 Presentation and Discussion – Question 4 – Update: Treatments and Interventions
10:50 Break
11:00 Presentation and Discussion – Question 3 – Update: Risk Factors
11:45 Presentation and Discussion – Question 7 – Update: Surveillance and Infrastructure
12:30 p.m. Lunch
  1:15 Presentation and Discussion – Question 1 – Update: Diagnosis
  2:00 Public Comment Session
  2:30 Break
  2:45 Breakout Sessions for Planning Groups
  3:45 Break
  4:00 Report from Planning Groups
  • 4:00 – Question 1 – Diagnosis
  • 4:15 – Question 2 – Biology
  • 4:30 – Question 3 – Risk Factors
  • 4:45 – Question 4 – Treatments and Interventions
  • 5:00 – Question 7 – Surveillance and Infrastructure
  5:15 Wrap-up and Next Steps
  5:30 Adjournment

Schedule subject to change.



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