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Advisory Council 49th Meeting Agenda—June 7, 2013

National Advisory Council for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NACCAM)

NIH Campus, Building 31/6C
Conference Room 10
31 Center Drive
Bethesda, Maryland 20892

Visitor Information (NIH)

CLOSED SESSION

8:30 a.m.
This session of the meeting is closed to the public in accordance with the provisions in Sections 552b(c)(4) and 552b(c)(6), Title 5, U.S.C. and Section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2).
10:00 a.m.

BREAK

OPEN SESSION

10:15 a.m.

Call to Order

Martin Goldrosen, Ph.D.

10:20 a.m.

NCCAM Director’s Welcome and Overview of Meeting

Josephine Briggs, M.D.

10:50 a.m.

Concepts for Management of Clinical Research

Josephine Briggs, M.D.
and NCCAM Staff

11:10 a.m.

Update on Botanical Research Working Group and Concept Clearance

Paul Coates, Ph.D.,
Craig Hopp, Ph.D.,
and Barbara Sorkin, Ph.D.

11:30 a.m.

Council Working Group Report

Jack Killen, M.D.

12:00 p.m.

LUNCH

1:00 p.m.

Pragmatic Trials and the PRECIS Criteria

Russell Glasgow, Ph.D.

1:45 p.m.

Update on Low Back Pain Workshop

Partap Khalsa, D.C., Ph.D., DABCO

1:55 p.m.

Strategies for Improving Pain Measurements in the NCCAM Research Portfolio

Emmeline Edwards, Ph.D.
 
Overview of Current Pain Scales
Partap Khalsa, D.C., Ph.D., DABCO
 
Quantitative Sensory Testing (QST)
Joel Greenspan, Ph.D.
 
Brain Activity Correlates of Pain
Randy Gollub, M.D.

2: 50 p.m.

BREAK

 
Behavioral Measures of Pain
Francis Keefe, Ph.D.
 
Novel Technologies for Functional Assessments
Julia C. Finkel, M.D.

3:40 p.m.

Public Comment

3:45 p.m.

ADJOURN

Speakers

Josephine Briggs, M.D.
Director
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, NIH
Bethesda, Maryland
Paul Coates, Ph.D.
Director
Office of Dietary Supplements
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland
Emmeline Edwards, Ph.D.
Director, Division of Extramural Research
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, NIH
Bethesda, Maryland
Julia C. Finkel, M.D.
Professor of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics
George Washington University
Children's National Medical Center
Washington, District of Columbia
Martin Goldrosen, Ph.D.
Director
Division of Extramural Activities
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, NIH
Bethesda, Maryland
Randy Gollub, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Psychiatry Department
Massachusetts General Hospital
Charlestown, Massachusetts
Russell Glasgow, Ph.D.
Deputy Director
Implementation Science
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS)
National Cancer Institute, NIH
Bethesda, Maryland
Joel Greenspan, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Neural and Pain Sciences
University of Maryland Dental School
Baltimore, Maryland
D. Craig Hopp, Ph.D.
Program Officer, Division of Extramural Research
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, NIH
Bethesda, Maryland
Francis J. Keefe, Ph.D.
Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Professor in Medicine
Professor in Anesthesiology
Department of Psychiatry
Division of Medical Psychology
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, North Carolina
Partap Khalsa, D.C., Ph.D., DABCO
Program Officer, Division of Extramural Research
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, NIH
Bethesda, Maryland
Jack Killen, M.D.
Deputy Director
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, NIH
Bethesda, Maryland
Barbara Sorkin, Ph.D.
Director
Botanical Research Centers Program
Office of Dietary Supplements
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland