Live Web Broadcast Information
9:00 a.m.- 9:15 a.m.
Welcome and Background
Harold Varmus, M.D., NIH Director
9:15 a.m.- 10:00 a.m.
Initial Comments from Individual Participants
10:00 a.m.- 10:30 a.m.
How the NIH Works and Charge to the Participants
10:30 a.m.- 10:45 a.m.
10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
How the Public is Involved in NIH Activities – Panel Presentations and Q and A
Anthony Fauci, M.D., NIAID Director
Kenneth Olden, Ph.D., NIEHS Director
Alan Leshner, Ph.D., NIDA Director
Richard Klausner, M.D., NCI Director
12:15 p.m.- 12:30 p.m.
How and What the NIH Communicates to the Public Now
Anne Thomas, Associate Director for Communications
12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
1:30 p.m.- 2:30 p.m.
Discussion of the Role and Activities of the Director's Council of Public Representatives (COPR)
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Discussion of the Role and Activities of the OD and IC Offices of Public Liaison (OPLs)