221st Meeting: May 2019


Thursday, May 23, 2019 
Open to the public
NIH Campus, Building 35A Conference Rooms 620/630 (NIH Visitor Information)
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Time Title Speaker
9:00 AM Welcome and Introductions Dr. Martha Somerman
9:05 AM Approval of Minutes from Previous Meeting Dr. Alicia Dombroski
9:10 AM Report of the Director, NIDCR Dr. Martha Somerman
9:40 AM Concept Clearances: Reissue: NIDCR Small Research Grants for Data Analysis and Statistical Methodology Applied to Genome-wide Data (R03) Dr. Lu Wang
9:50 AM Concept Clearances: Reissue: NIDCR Small Grant Program for New Investigators (R03) Dr. Dwayne Lunsford
10:05 AM NIDCR Strategic Plan Dr. Jonathan Horsford
10:25 AM Break  
10:40 AM 2020 Surgeon General's Report on Oral Health Dr. Judith Albino
​10:55 AM NIDCR Research Training Updates Dr. Lynn King
11:25 AM Update on NIH Next Generation Researchers Initiative (NGRI)  Dr. Mike Lauer
11:55 AM Dissecting Neural Crest Stemness in Development and Disease Dr. Laura Kerosuo
Stadtman Tenure-Track Investigator
Neural Crest Development and Disease Unit
NIDCR Division of Intramural Research
12:30 PM Adjournment of Open Session and Lunch  


Sign Language Interpreters will be provided. Individuals with disabilities who need reasonable accommodation to participate in this event should contact Ms. Delores Robinson, 301-594-4890 (or use the Federal Relay, 1-800-877-8339 to contact us).

Director's Report to Council 

Meeting Minutes

Concept Clearances

Last Reviewed
May 2019