NEWS & EVENTS

Sleep Disorders Research Advisory Board (SDRAB) Meeting - April 1, 2021

Webinar

Description

At this meeting of the Sleep Disorders Research Advisory Board (SDRAB), the Board will hear a Report from the Director of the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research, Marishka Brown, Ph.D., and updates on the following:

  • the Trans-NIH Sleep Coordinating Committee Activities
  • stakeholder societies
  • NIH initiatives

The SDRAB also heard scientific presentations on the microbiome:

  • Is Time Restricted Feeding Driven by the Microbiome? Amir Zarrinpar, M.D., Ph.D. 
  • Sleep disruption and the Impact on the Gut Microbiota: CVD Outcomes Among African-origin Adults Lara Dugas, Ph.D., M.P.H., F.T.O.S. 

Federal Register Notice: FR Document 2021-04524

Agenda

1:00PM
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Call-To-Order

Executive Secretary

  • Confidentiality/Conflict of Interest Procedures
  • Public Meeting, [FR Doc. 2021-04524], March 5th, 2021
  • Welcome Remarks James Kiley, Ph.D., Director, Division of Lung Diseases
  • Introduction of the Board, Chairperson: Gabriel Haddad, M.D.

1:05PM
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National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute Research Priorities

Dina Paltoo, Ph.D., Assistant Director, Scientific Strategy and Innovation

1:20PM
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Report from the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research

Marishka Brown Ph.D., Director

  • Stakeholder Engagement Tour
  • 2021 NIH Sleep Research Plan

1:40PM
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Trans-NIH Sleep Research Coordinating Committee Activities and Updates

  • National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
    Janet He, Ph.D.
  • Programmatic Focus: National Cancer Institute

2:05PM
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Updates from Stakeholder Societies

  • Sleep Research Society (SRS)
    Craig Heller, Ph.D., President (SRS)
  • Circadian rhythm Sleep-Wake Disorders: Gaps and Opportunities Workshop Report
    Jeanne F. Duffy, M.B.A., M.S., Ph.D.
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine(AASM)/AASM Foundation Updates
    Jennifer Martin, Ph.D.

2:50PM
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BREAK

3:00PM
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NIH Initiatives

  • Opportunities for Sleep & Circadian Research in COVID-19
    Josh Fessel, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Community Engagement Alliance (CEAL) Against COVID-19 Disparities
    Catherine Stoney, Ph.D.
    Sairam Parthasarathy, M.D.

4:00PM
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Scientific Focus Presentation

  • Microbiome
    • Is Time Restricted Feeding Driven by the Microbiome?
      Amir Zarrinpar, M.D., Ph.D.
    • Sleep disruption and the Impact on the Gut Microbiota: CVD Outcomes Among African-origin Adults
      Lara Dugas, Ph.D., M.P.H., F.T.O.S.

4:30PM
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Public Comment

5:00PM
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Meeting Adjourns