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2017

March

Engineered Cells and Tissues as Platforms for Discovery and Therapy (K1)
March 9-12, 2017
Agenda

Rare and Undiagnosed Diseases: Discover and Models of Precision Therapy (C2)
March 5-8, 2017
Agenda

February

Rare Disease Day at NIH
Feb. 27, 2017
WebsiteAgenda (PDF - 134KB) • Videocast

Twitter Chat on Rare Diseases
Feb. 21, 2017
Website

Third International Rare Diseases Research Consortium (IRDiRC) Conference
Feb. 8-9, 2017
Website • Agenda

Assay Guidance Workshop for High-Throughput Screening and Lead Discovery
February 4, 2017
Website

January

NCATS Advisory Council and CAN Review Board Meeting
January 12
VideocastAgenda (PDF - 77KB)

2016

December

NCATS SBIR/STTR Twitter Chat
December 12

Cures Acceleration Network (CAN) Review Board Virtual Meeting
December 9
Agenda (PDF - 115KB) • Federal Register Notice • Minutes(PDF - 214KB)

Therapeutically Relevant Bioassays Webinar">Therapeutically Relevant Bioassays Webinar
December 7
Website

October

Assay Guidance Workshop for High-Throughput Screening and Lead Discovery
October 27
Website

International Conference on Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs (ICORD)
October 19-22
Website

New Frontiers in 3-D Cell Culture–Based Screening Technologies
October 13
Website

September

NCATS Advisory Council and CAN Review Board Meeting
September 15
Federal Register NoticeVideocastAgenda (PDF - 156KB) Minutes (PDF - 169KB)

Tissue Chips in Space Informational Webinar
September 6
NIH Guide Notice Related Information

August

SBIR Contract Solicitation Pre-Proposal Webinar
August 24
RegistrationNIH Guide Notice

July

Securing SBIR and STTR Funding: Support for Women Entrepreneurs and Researchers in Biotech
July 14
Register

Transform Tox Testing Challenge: Innovating for Metabolism Semi-Finalists Workshop
July 8
RegisterAgendaWebcast

June

NCATS Advisory Council and CAN Review Board Meeting
June 13
Federal Register Notice RegisterAgenda (PDF - 150KB) Minutes (PDF - 192KB)

Best Practices of Biomedical Research: Improving Reproducibility and Transparency of Preclinical Research Conference
June 9–10
WebsiteRegistration

Trans-Agency Blood Brain Interface Workshop 2016
June 7–8
WebsiteVideocast

April

Pfizer CTI at NIH Workshop
April 14

Assay Guidance Workshop for High-Throughput Screening and Lead Discovery
April 5-6
Agenda (PDF - 45KB)

March

NIH Translational Science Training Program Boot Camp
March 31-April 1
Website

Society of Toxicology 55th Annual Meeting and ToxExpo
March 13-17
Website

RE(ACT) Congress — International Congress on Research of Rare and Orphan Diseases
March 9-12
Website

Accelerating Innovation: Funding for Women Entrepreneurs in Biotechnology and Health Care Webinar
March 2

February

WORLDSymposium™ 2016
Feb. 29-March 4
Website

Rare Disease Day at NIH
February 29
AgendaLive WebcastMore Information

NIH Twitter Chat: Rare Diseases
February 22

January

NCATS Advisory Council and CAN Review Board Meeting
January 14
Meeting Information • Agenda (PDF - 80KB) • Minutes (PDF - 220KB)

2015

December

Cures Acceleration Network (CAN) Review Board Virtual Meeting
December 11
Agenda (PDF - 65KB) • Minutes (PDF - 192KB) • Slides (PDF - 572KB) • Federal Register Notice

November

Common Rule Meeting: Enhancing and Clarifying Consent Forms and Establishing Standard Safeguards
November 18

RARE Webinar: Introducing NCATS’ ORDR Director Petra Kaufmann
November 17

12th Annual Meeting DIA Japan 2015
November 15-17
Website

NCATS Strategic Plan Town Hall Webinar
November 10
View Slides (PDF - 910KB)

NCATS Small Business Funding Opportunities Webinar
November 10

2015 CURED Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease Patient Research Symposium
November 6-8
Website

Common Rule Meeting: Revising and Expanding the Scope of the Common Rule
November 5

NCATS Strategic Plan Town Hall Webinar
November 4
View Slides (PDF - 910KB)

2015 Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer (FLC) Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting & I2C Conference
November 2-3
Website

Seventh Annual Partnering for Cures Conference
November 1-3
Website

October

Common Rule Meeting: Streamlining Institutional Review Board Review
October 29

10th Annual Translational Stem Cell Research Conference
October 28-29
Website

NCATS Strategic Plan Town Hall Webinar
October 26
View Slides (PDF - 910KB)

Rare Diseases and Orphan Products Breakthrough Summit
October 21-22
Website

Common Rule Meeting: Requiring Consent for Research with Biospecimens and Allowing Broad Consent
October 14

2015 Erdheim Chester Disease Medical Symposium and Patient & Family Gathering
October 8
Website

2015 Neurobiology of Disease in Children Symposium
October 7-8
Website

September

27th Annual Fanconi Anemia Research Fund Scientific Symposium
September 17-20
Website

C&EN Virtual Symposium: Advances in Drug Discovery and Development
September 16
Website • Speaker Q&A with NCATS Director (PDF - 39KMB)

NCATS Advisory Council and CAN Review Board Meeting
September 3
Meeting Information

August

Genomic Integrity
August 1–5
Website

July

Fourth International RASopathies Symposium
July 17-19, 2015
Website

Assay Guidance Workshop for High-Throughput Screening and Lead Discovery
July 17, 2015

Personalized Medicine: Novel Biologic Therapies for Rare Eosinophilic Disorders
July 14, 2015
Website

June

Technical Assistance Video for CTSA Recruitment Innovation Centers
June 22
NoticeAccess the Video

NCATS Advisory Council and CAN Review Board Meeting
June 18
Meeting Information

Webinar: Funding Opportunities for Early-Stage Companies
June 11

May

Second EATRIS Conference: Building Bridges in Translational Medicine
May 27–28
Website

Webinar: Funding and Resources to Catalyze Translation from Lab to Patient
May 13

April

International Society for Extracellular Vesicles (ISEV) Annual Meeting
April 23–26
ISEV Meeting Website

Joint Education Day
April 22
Agenda

Translational Science 2015
April 16–18
Website

Pfizer's Centers for Therapeutic Innovation (CTI) Seminar and One-on-One Meetings for NIH Intramural Researchers
April 13-14

February

Fifth AIMBE/NIH Workshop on Validation and Qualification of New In Vitro Tools and Models for the Pre-clinical Drug Discovery Process
February 12
Website

Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS) 4th Annual Conference & Exhibition
February 7–11
Website

January

NCATS Advisory Council and CAN Review Board Meeting
January 15
Meeting Information

Workshop to Explore the Ethical, Legal and Social Implications of Citizen Science
January 13–14
WebsiteVideoCast

2014

December

Cures Acceleration Network (CAN) Review Board Meeting
December 12
Minutes (PDF - 256.43 KB) • Federal Register NoticeAgenda (PDF - 107.51 KB)

Intellectual Property Webinar Series: Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights
December 9–11
Website

November

Partnering for Cures
November 16–18
Website

Small Business Grants (SBIR/STTR) Webinar for Applicants
November 7, 2014
WebsiteWebinar

October

Next-Generation R&D Partnerships: The NCATS Success Story
October 29
Website

Addressing Irreproducibility in Target Validation
October 23
Website

16th Annual NIH Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Conference
October 21–23
Website

September

NCATS Advisory Council and CAN Review Board Meeting
September 19
Minutes (PDF - 255.4 KB) • Federal Register NoticeAgenda (PDF - 92.79 KB) • VideoCast

August

National Conference on Engaging Patients, Families, and Communities in all Phases of Translational Research to Improve Health
August 21–22
Website

May

NCATS Advisory Council and CAN Review Board Meeting
May 16
Minutes (PDF - 642.07 KB) • Federal Register NoticeAgenda (PDF - 66.59 KB) • VideoCastWorking Group Report on the IOM CTSA Report (PDF - 413.86 KB)

March

Fourth AIMBE/NIH Workshop on Validation and Qualification of New In Vitro Tools and Models for the Pre-Clinical Drug Discovery Process
March 6–7
Website

NIH SBIR/STTR Pre-Submission Update Webinar
March 6
WebsiteVideoCastResources

February

Rare Disease Day at NIH
February 28
WebsiteAgenda (PDF - 188.3 KB) • VideoCast

January

NCATS Advisory Council and CAN Review Board Meeting
January 16
Minutes (PDF - 220.06 KB) • Federal Register NoticeAgenda (PDF - 67.28 KB) • VideoCast

2013

December

Cures Acceleration Network (CAN) Review Board Meeting
December 12
Minutes (PDF - 455.22 KB) • Federal Register NoticeAgenda (PDF - 56.37 KB)

Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything): Rare Diseases and the Research Process
December 4
Chat Link

November

Technical Assistance Webinar for RFA-RM-13-011 "Development of a Knowledge Management Center for Illuminating the Druggable Genome (U54)"
Illuminating the Druggable Genome (IDG) Pre-Application Meeting
November 1

October

Global Genes | RARE Webinar Series
Understanding Rare Disease Registries (Part Two)
October 23
Website

September

NCATS Advisory Council and CAN Review Board Meeting
September 16
Minutes (PDF - 430.97 KB) • Federal Register NoticeAgenda (PDF - 71.61 KB) • Videocast

NCATS Research and Development Day
September 12
WebsiteAgenda (PDF - 314.24 KB)

August

6th Annual Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) National Conference
Science of Community Engaged Research: Future Directions
August 22–23
Website

July

Global Genes | RARE Webinar Series
Understanding Rare Disease Registries (Part One)
July 31
Website

June

Adaptive Designs for Clinical Trials: Opportunities for Translational Research
June 10

6th Annual Clinical Research Management Workshop
June 3–4

May

NCATS Advisory Council and CAN Review Board Meeting
May 17
Minutes (PDF - 305.7 KB) • Federal Register NoticeAgenda (PDF - 138.42 KB) • Videocast

April

Translational Science 2013: Increasing the Value of Your Research through Team Science
April 17–19
Website

NIH Biospecimens Interest Group (BIG)
April 4
Website

February

Rare Disease Day
February 28–March 1
WebsiteAgenda (PDF - 206.46 KB) • Videocast - Day 1Videocast - Day 2

January

NCATS Advisory Council and CAN Review Board Meeting
January 23
Minutes (PDF - 530.29 KB) • Federal Register Notice (Advisory Council) • Federal Register Notice (CAN Review Board) • Agenda (PDF - 98.22 KB) • Videocast

2012

November

FDA-NIH Workshop: The Science of Small Clinical Trials
November 27–28
Website

October

2012 Sleep Research Network Meeting
October 22–23
Website

3rd Annual Conference on Clinical Research for Rare Diseases
October 2

NIH Microphysiological Systems Program: First Investigators’ Meeting
October 1–2

September

NCATS Advisory Council and CAN Review Board Meeting
September 14
Minutes (PDF - 227.9 KB) (Corrigendum) (PDF - 80.64 KB) • Federal Register NoticeCouncil Agenda (PDF - 93.58 KB) • CAN Review Board Agenda (PDF - 254.23 KB) • Videocast

Gene Transfer and Rare Diseases Workshop
September 13

August

5th Annual National CTSA Community Engagement Conference: Methods, Metrics and Outcomes: Evaluating the Success of Community Engaged Research
August 23–24
Website

July

CTSA Public-Private Partnerships Webinar Series: Prize4Life & NIH Program on Public-Private Partnerships
July 25

CTSA Technical Assistance Webinar for RFA-TR-12-006 
July 23

June

CTSA Public-Private Partnerships Webinar Series: Looking for the Win-Win: How Regeneron's Public-Private Partnerships Fuel Innovation 
June 27

Therapeutics Discovery Technical Assistance Webinar
June 25
Presentation (PDF - 2,004.91 KB)

5th Annual Clinical Research Management Workshop: Learning by Doing: Applying Evidence-based Tools to Re-engineer Clinical Research Management
June 4–5

Maximizing the Goals of the Cures Acceleration Network to Accelerate the Development of New Drugs and Diagnostics: A Workshop
June 4–5
Website

May

Rare Diseases: The Challenges Presented by Biospecimens, Patient Registries, Electronic Heath Records and Bioethics 
May 31
WebsiteVideocast

CTSA Public-Private Partnerships Webinar Series: The International Clinical Compound Library (ICCL): Accelerating the Development of New Therapies for Many Global Unmet Medical Needs
May 23

NCATS’ Therapeutics for Rare and Neglected Diseases Program Road Show
May 22

Workshop on Natural History Studies of Rare Disease: Meeting the Needs of Drug Development and Research
May 16–17
Website

March

Collaboration in Action
March 21
Archived Webinar

February

Rare Disease Day at NIH
February 29
Rare Disease Day: Spotlight on Solidarity

Virtual Town Hall with NCATS Leadership
February 27
Archived Webinar

Fiscal Year 2013 Budget in Brief: Strengthening Health and Opportunity for All Americans
February 13
NCATS Congressional Justification (PDF - 782.59 KB)

2011

July

NIH Director’s Podcast: NIH Sets Forth Vision for Reengineering Translational Science
July 6
MP3Transcript

March

NIH Director Francis Collins Joins FasterCures in a Webinar About the Proposed NCATS
March 16