Reports & Events Monthly Calendar - July 2022
“Reports & Events” is a monthly tip sheet for the news media that highlights selected meetings of interest and reports from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - June 28, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade Could Worsen Reproductive Health in U.S., Exacerbate Health Inequities
In a statement, National Academy of Sciences President Marcia McNutt and National Academy of Medicine President Victor J. Dzau said that the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade “will likely make it even more difficult for women to access high-quality health care in this country.” (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - June 24, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

National Academies ’ Gulf Research Program Awards $3.7 Million to Support Innovative Community Engagement Methods and Enhance Data Usage to Develop Equitable Outcomes to Climate Hazards
The Gulf Research Program (GRP) of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine today announced grant awards for 13 new projects totaling $3.7 million. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - June 22, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

The Pandemic ‘Baby Bust’ and Rebound
The COVID-19 pandemic shaped many people’s choices about whether and when to have children. A recent webinar explored the pandemic’s impact on birth rates, longer-term trends in U.S. birth rates, and why it matters for policy. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - June 17, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

Action Steps For Rebuilding Ukraine ’s Science, Research, and Innovation
The leaders of the national science academies of the United States, Ukraine, Poland, Denmark, Germany, the United Kingdom, and ALLEA have developed an action plan for the international science community to build a strong science, innovation, research, and training system in Ukraine. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - June 13, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

CDC ’s Division of Global Migration and Quarantine Needs Investment, Regulatory Reform, and Other Changes to Meet New Infectious Disease Challenges, Says Report
The CDC’s Division of Global Migration and Quarantine should create an effective and innovative quarantine station model to confront new challenges in preventing the spread of infectious diseases in the U.S., and requires new investment and regulatory reforms to do so. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - June 10, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

Gulf Research Program Announces Five Early-Career Research Fellows in Human Health and Community Resilience
Five scientists have been selected for the Human Health and Community Resilience track of the Early-Career Research Fellowship (ECRF), the Gulf Research Program of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine announced today. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - June 9, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

Multisector, All-of-Society Transformation Needed to Ensure Aging Societies Worldwide Are Poised to Thrive by 2050, Says New Report
Ensuring that populations globally are actively engaged in society while living longer, healthier lives will require a multisector, all-of-society approach. A new NAM report provides a roadmap with recommendations for addressing the needs of older people in the next five years and other actions to improve healthy longevity by 2050. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - June 3, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

International Science Academies Meet in Poland to Explore How to Support Ukrainian Science and Researchers
The U.S. National Academy of Sciences and the Polish Academy of Sciences brought together leaders from the National Academy of Sciences Ukraine and several other national academies for a meeting in Warsaw to identify concrete actions the international science community can take to support Ukrainian researchers and science capabilities. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - June 3, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

U.S. Needs New $100 Million Research Program to Study Health Effects of Exposure to Low Doses of Radiation, Says New Report
The U.S. should establish a new coordinated research program to investigate the impacts of exposure to low doses of radiation on human health, says a new report estimating that $100 million in funding will be needed annually for the next 15 years to answer key research questions. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - June 2, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

Science Academies Call on G-7 Governments to Take Urgent Action to Accelerate Decarbonization, Develop Antiviral Drugs to Increase Pandemic Preparedness, Address Other Global Challenges
Science academies from the G-7 nations issued statements urging their governments to take action on four global challenges — developing antiviral drugs to prepare for future pandemics, speeding progress on decarbonization, protecting the oceans and sea ice, and implementing a One Health approach to zoonotic disease and antimicrobial resistance. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - May 31, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

The Growing Role of Clinical Engineering - Merging Technology at the Point of Care
As health care delivery systems increasingly depend on technology, the expertise of clinical engineers in the use and management of this technology is critical for achieving best outcomes. In a new NAE Perspective, Thomas Judd and Yadin David discuss the indispensable role of clinical engineers in merging technology at the point of care. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - May 27, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

National Academy of Medicine Names 11 Scholars in Diagnostic Excellence for 2022
The National Academy of Medicine has selected 11 professionals for the 2022 class of the NAM Scholars in Diagnostic Excellence program, which supports the scholars in a one-year, part-time experience to advance their diagnostic skills, reduce diagnostic errors that lead to patient harm, and accelerate their career development as national leaders in this field. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - May 26, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

Reports & Events Monthly Calendar - June 2022
“Reports & Events” is a monthly tip sheet for the news media that highlights selected meetings of interest and reports from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - May 25, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

New Publication Explores How to Prioritize Investments in Infrastructure in the Gulf of Mexico
The recently passed Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act presents a unique opportunity for the U.S. to improve its transportation, water, communication, and energy systems. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - May 25, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news