215th Meeting: May 2017


Tuesday, May 23, 2017 (Meeting 215). Open to the public. (NIH Visitor Information
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Time Title Speaker
8:30 AM Welcome and Introductions Dr. Martha Somerman
8:40 AM Approval of Minutes from Previous Meeting Dr. Alicia Dombroski
8:45 AM Report of the Director, NIDCR Dr. Martha Somerman
9:30 AM Special Session on Complications of Head/Neck
Cancer Treatment and Symptom Management
  NIDCR Overview/Cancer Moonshot Dr. Dena Fischer
10:00 AM Break  
10:15 AM NIH Update Dr. Lawrence Tabak
10:45 AM Dr. Quynh-Thu Le
Stanford University
Tackling Salivary Gland Stem Cells to Improve
Function After Radiotherapy
11:15 AM Dr. Reuben Kim
University of California-Los Angeles
The Role of Primary Dentists in Managing MRONJ:
Lessons Learned from Molecular and Preclinical Studies
11:45 AM Dr. Ichiro Nishimura
University of California-Los Angeles
Mechanism of Oral Barrier Immune Dysfunction by
Anti-Resorptive Medications for Cancer-Induced Osteolysis
12:15 PM Questions and Discussion  
12:30 PM Adjournment of Open Session and Lunch  

Director's Report to Council 

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Meeting Minutes

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