June 2, 2016 to June 3, 2016
Natcher Conference Center Bethesda, Maryland
Sickle Cell in Focus (SCiF) is an annual two-day intensive and educational conference co-hosted by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institutes (NHLBI) in Washington, DC and the South Thames Sickle Cell & Thalassaemia Network (STSTN) in London, UK
June 7, 2016 to June 8, 2016
Neuroscience Center Bethesda, Maryland
The 2016 workshop will examine key challenges and proposed recommendations associated with the interface between the circulatory system and the brain. The workshop will include experts from across the spectrum of the blood-brain interface, not just the blood-brain barrier, to highlight the promise and potential of technologies for diagnostics and therapy development. The event will encourage collaborations across the various groups represented at the meeting. Additionally, attendees will have the opportunity to generate a set of recommendations that could facilitate development in this promising field.
July 6, 2016 to July 7, 2016
Workshop: Personalized Medicine and Hispanic Health: Contributions to Improving Health Outcomes and Reducing Health Disparities
National Institutes of Health Building 31, Wing C, Conference Room 10 Bethesda, MD 20892
The proposed workshop will foster the discussion of: The goal of this workshop is to bring together experts to discuss the needed evidence on efficacy, effectiveness and patient safety of pharmacological and non-pharmacological therapies for heart, lung, and blood disorders and their risk factors among Hispanics/Latinos, accounting for their racial/ethnic, genetic, socioeconomic and cultural diversity.
November 1, 2016 to November 3, 2016
NHLBI Innovation Conference NHLBI’s Office of Translational Alliances and Coordination (OTAC) hosts the NHLBI Innovation Conference to connect NHLBI-funded companies with investors, strategic partners, and business leaders from the biotech, medical device, and pharmaceutical industries.