CRAN Joint Council Meeting Agenda

10th Joint Meeting (9th CRAN) of the National Advisory Council on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Cancer Advisory Board, and the National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse

Wednesday, May 11, 2022
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

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National Advisory Council Agenda

Open to the Public
Time Presentation
11:00 a.m. Call to Order and Introductions
Land Acknowledgement

Susan Weiss, Ph.D.
11:05 a.m. Blessing
Councilwoman Frias, Pascua Yaqui Tribe 
11:10 a.m. NIDA Director's Presentation
Nora D. Volkow, M.D
11:30 p.m. NIAAA Director's Presentation
George F. Koob, Ph.D
11:50 p.m. CRAN-Related NCI Activities and Priorities
William Klein, Ph.D.
Associate Director
NCI Behavioral Research Program (BRP)
12:10 p.m. ABCD Update
Gayathri Dowling, Ph.D.
Elizabeth Hoffman, Ph.D.
Kim LeBlanc, Ph.D.
1:00 p.m. Break
1:15 p.m. Addiction: Fentanyl, Opioids and Other Drugs, Its Impact On Our Community and What We Are Doing About It
Herminia “Minnie” Frias, M.P.H.
Tribal Council
Pascua Yaqui Tribe
1:45 p.m. Solutions to End Suicide and Prevent SUD in Alaska: Building Multi-Level Strengths and Protective Factors within Alaska Native Communities and Cultures to Reduce Risk
Stacy M. Rasmus, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Alaska Native Health Research 
University of Alaska Fairbanks
2:15 p.m. Roundtable Discussion
3:00 p.m. Adjournment
George F. Koob, Ph.D