Overview

Advisory council members

The National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research (NACHGR) advises the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), on genetics, genomic research, training and programs related to the human genome initiative.

NACHGR performs second-level peer review for grant applications, and determines the program priorities for NHGRI and the goals for the government's efforts in the International Human Genome Project (HGP). NACHGR meets three times a year.

Upcoming Meetings

Meeting Date Date/Times
May 20-21, 2019 May 20: Closed Executive Session 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Open Session: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Closed Session: 3:00 p.m. - to 6:00 p.m.
May 21: Closed Session: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sept. 16-17, 2019 Sept. 16: Closed Executive Session 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Open Session: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Closed Session: 3:00 p.m. - to 6:00 p.m.
Sept. 17: Closed Session: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Feb. 10-11, 2010 Feb. 10: Closed Executive Session 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Open Session: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Closed Session: 3:00 p.m. - to 6:00 p.m.
Sept. 17: Closed Session: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
May 18-19, 2020 May 18: Closed Executive Session 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Open Session: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Closed Session: 3:00 p.m. - to 6:00 p.m.
Sept. 17: Closed Session: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sept. 14-15, 2020 Sept. 14: Closed Executive Session 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Open Session: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Closed Session: 3:00 p.m. - to 6:00 p.m.
Sept. 17: Closed Session: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Advisory Council meetings take place at the following location:

6700B Rockledge Drive
Suite 1100
Bethesda, MD 20871

Working Groups

The council has established a series of working groups to provide more in-depth exploration and recommendations regarding complex issues facing the field of genomics. 

Past Meetings

2018
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998
1997
1996
1994-1995

Contact

Rudy Pozzatti, Ph.D.
Rudy Pozzatti, Ph.D.
  • Deputy Director
  • Division of Extramural Operations

Last updated: February 15, 2019