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February 12-13, 2015
*Arthur I. Bienenstock, "Reducing Investigators’ Administrative Workload for Federally-Funded Research"
*Yvette R. Seger, "Regulations and Reporting Requirements for Biological and Medical Research: Findings from FASEB’s Survey on Administrative Burden"
*Heather H. Pierce, "Measuring and Addressing Regulatory Burden"
*Cynthia Hope, "The Federal Demonstration Partnership"
April 16-17, 2015
*Ann Bartuska, "USDA Uses of Reporting"
*Linda G. Blevins and Michael S. Zarkin, "DOE Office of Science Financial Assistance Regulations and Reporting Requirements"
*Thomas A. Burke, "NAS Committee on Federal Research Regulations and Reporting Requirements: A New Framework for Research Universities in the 21st Century"
May 28-29, 2015
San Francisco, CA
*Keith Yamamoto, "Building a 21st Century Research Enterprise: Roles of the Research University; Where We Are, Where We Could Be, What It Will Take to Get There, Why It Matters"
*Wendy Streitz, "Federal Research Regulations: From a Systemwide Perspective"
*Cindy Kiel, "University of California at Davis Office of Research Regulatory Burden Presentation"
*Richard Seligman, "Presentation to the National Academies Committee on Federal Research Regulations and Reporting Requirements"
*Mary Lidstrom, "Federal Research Regulations and Reporting: University Perspective"
*Steven Beckwith, "Federal Regulations on Research"
*Randy Livingston, "Perspectives on Federal Research Regulations and Reporting Requirements"
July 6-8, 2015
Woods Hole, MA
Meeting closed in its entirety.
July 21-22, 2015
*Brett Sweet and Tejus Kothari, "Vanderbilt University Federal Regulatory Cost Burden Study Overview Discussion"
*Sally J. Rockey, "Research Regulation at the NIH"'
*Gilbert Tran, "The Future is NOW, the New Uniform Guidance 2 CFR 200"
*Christian E. Newcomer, "AAALAC International: Perspectives on Regulatory Burden"
*Sarah Kiskaddon, "Accreditation: Establishing an Infrastructure to Allow for Flexibility and Efficiency"
*Kimberly Orr, "Commerce Export Controls Impacting University Research"
October 29-30, 2015
*Barbara Evans, “The Need for Intelligible Principles to Guide Federal Research Regulations”
*John Cornwell, “Human Subjects Research & The Common Rule”
*Ellen Wright Clayton, “Biospecimens and Data in the Proposed Changes to the Common Rule”
*Gerald Epstein, “Overview of Policy for Dual Use Research of Concern”
*James W. Le Duc, “Select Agents”
*David Ivey, “Perspectives on Challenges/Problems in Export Control Compliance”
*Amy McGuire, “(Genomic) Data Sharing, Privacy, and Academic Research”
*Laura Beskow, “Patient Perspectives on Research Use of Electronic Health Records”
*Jilda Garton, “Managing University Technology Transfer (Intellectual Property, Material Transfer Agreements, Licensing)”
*Valerie McDevitt, “AUTM U.S. Licensing Activity Survey: FY2014”
January 14-15, 2016
*Jeffrey R. Botkin, "Reforming the Human Subjects Oversight System"
Optimizing the Nation's Investment in Academic Research, A New Regulatory Framework for the 21st Century was released at a public briefing on June 29, 2016.
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The University of Texas at Austin
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Stanford University School of Medicine
Vice Provost and Dean of Research
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Multi-Regional Clinical Trials Center
Harvard University (Harvard MRCT) and
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital
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McCourt School of Public Policy
Claude Canizares (NAS)
Bruno Rossi Professor of Physics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Arturo Casadevall (NAM)
Professor and Chair, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health
Jonathan R. Cole
John Mitchell Mason Professor, Provost, and Dean of Faculties
Professor of Surgical Oncology and Molecular and Cellular Oncology and the William C. Liedtke, Jr. Chair in Cancer Research
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Geoffrey E. Grant
Joseph R. Haywood
Assistant Vice President for Regulatory Affairs and
Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Michigan State University
Emanuel and Robert Hart Associate Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
David Korn (NAM)
Professor of Pathology
Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Charles F. Louis
Professor of Cell Biology and Neuroscience and former Vice Chancellor for Research
University of California, Riverside
David W. Robinson
Professor and Executive Vice Provost
Oregon Health and Science University
Thomas J. Rosol
Professor, Veterinary Biosciences; Senior Advisor, Life Sciences, University Office of Technology Commercialization and Knowledge Transfer; and Special Assistant to the Vice President for Research
The Ohio State University
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Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
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