March 1, 2016

IC Directors’ Meeting Highlights — October 22, 2015

Announcements: Francis Collins

Dr. Collins provided an overview of the recent and upcoming Congressional activities, meetings, and visits. An update on the NIH-wide Strategic Plan and NIH’s interest in and emphasis on basic research was provided.

MBWG Update: Griffin Rodgers, Steve Katz, Andrea Norris

Drs. Rodgers (NIDDK) and Katz (NIAMS) and Ms. Norris (CIT) presented an overview of the proposed MBWG recommendations for FY16. The discussion focused on the potential impacts of a Continuing Resolution and the sequester.

Leadership Forum Follow-up: Larry Tabak

To be discussed electronically.


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