Draft Agenda

One Hundred Fifty-Fourth Meeting

First Floor Conference Center
6700B Rockledge Drive
Bethesda, MD 20817

Watch the open session via videocast at https://videocast.nih.gov/

Friday, January 17, 2020

Open Session, 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Director’s Report, Opening Remarks
Dr. Santa Tumminia

Consideration of October Minutes
Dr. Anne Schaffner

Council Operating Procedures
Dr. Anne Schaffner

NEI Budget Overview
Ms. Karen Colbert

NEI Strategic Planning Update
Dr. Shefa Gordon

NEI Office of Regenerative Medicine Update
Dr. Steve Becker

ENQUIRE Process at CSR
Dr. Bruce Reed

Break, 10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Open Session continued, 10:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

SBIR/STTR Portfolio Presentation: “NEI Small Business: From Grant Application to Commercialization”
Dr. Jerry Wujek

Scientific Presentation: “AI and Deep Learning Applications in Ophthalmology and Vision Science”
Dr. Aaron Lee

General Council Discussion: Novel science opportunities, issues that affect progress in vision research, advice to the NEI staff
Dr. Santa Tumminia

Lunch, 1:00 p.m. – 1:40 p.m.

Closed Session, 1:40 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Review of Confidentiality and Conflict of Interest Procedures; Future Council Dates
Dr. Anne Schaffner

Review of Grant and Cooperative Agreement Applications
Dr. Michael Steinmetz

ADJOURNMENT, 3:30 p.m.


Contact: Dr. Anne E. Schaffner, 301-451-2020; aes@nei.nih.gov


Last updated: January 7, 2020