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99th Meeting of the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research

Event Details

The National Human Genome Research Institute will hold the 99th Meeting of National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research on May 15, 2023.

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All times are in ET.

Hybrid: Rockledge Conference Center and Virtual

Recorded Video

Closed Session

Monday, May 15, 2023
9:00 a.m - 10:00 a.m. ET

Open Session

Monday, May 15, 2023
10:30 a.m - 5:00 p.m. EDT

Meeting Summary

Call to Order 
Eric Green

Introduction of New Council Members, NHGRI Staff, Liaisons and Guests
Rudy Pozzatti


Approval of Minutes
Rudy Pozzatti

Future Meeting Dates
Rudy Pozzatti

Sept. 18-19, 2023          Sept. 16-17, 2024                                                                  
Feb. 12-13, 2024           Feb. 24-25, 2025
May 20-21, 2024.          May 19-20, 2025

Director's Report
Eric Green

Video Related Documents Slides (PDF) Slides (PPT)

Special Announcements
Eric Green


Presentation: NHGRI Intramural Research Program Report
Charles Rotimi

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET

Presentation: NHGRI Intramural Research Program Blue-Ribbon Panel Report
Gail Jarvik
Lynn Jorde

Video Blue-Ribbon Panel Report (PDF)

Presentation: NASEM Report on the Use of Race, Ethnicity, and Ancestry as Population Descriptors
Aravinda Chakravarti
Charmaine Royal

Video NASEM Report (Web) Slides (PDF)

3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. EDT

Presentation: Update on the H3Africa Program
Jennifer Troyer

Video Slides (PDF)

Concept Clearance - RFA: Genomic-Enabled Learning Health Systems
Robb Rowley

Video Concept Clearance Document

Concept Clearance - PAR: Developing Novel Theory and Methods for Understanding the Genetic Architecture of Complex Traits
Alexander Arguello

Video Concept Clearance Document

Council-Initiated Discussion
Rudy Pozzatti


Items of Interest
Rudy Pozzatti

NSGC Report to Council

Conflict of Interest Statement
Rudy Pozzatti


Closed Session

Tuesday, May 16, 2023
9:00 a.m - Adjourn

Consideration of NHGRI Applications

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Sign language interpreting and CART services are available upon request to participate in this event. Individuals needing either of these services and/or other reasonable accommodations should contact Britny Kish at britny.kish@nih.gov, 240-381-1283. Requests should be made at least five days in advance. To access Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS), call 711. 

Last updated: February 14, 2024