Fall/Winter 2015 Vol. 15 Number 2



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Affordability of National Flood Insurance Program Premiums -- Report 2
Water Science and Technology Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies; Board on Mathematical Sciences and Their Applications, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; and Committee on National Statistics, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2015, approx. 156 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-38077-5; available from NAP).

Airport Passenger Screening Using Backscatter X-Ray Machines: Compliance With Standards
National Materials and Manufacturing Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; and Nuclear and Radiation Studies Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2015, 148 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37133-9; available from NAP).

Applying a Health Lens to Business Practices, Policies, and Investments -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Population Health Improvement, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2015, approx. 90 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-38051-5; available from NAP).

Assessing the Impact of Applications of Digital Health Records on Alzheimer's Disease Research -- Workshop Summary
Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2015, approx. 46 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37972-4; available from NAP).

Assessing Progress on the Institute of Medicine Report The Future of Nursing
Institute of Medicine (2015, approx. 190 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-38031-7; available from NAP).

Between Public and Private Mobility: Examining the Rise of Technology-Enabled Transportation Services -- TRB Special Report 319
Transportation Research Board (2015, approx. 126 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36964-0; available from the board, tel. 202-334-3213).

Collective Behavior: From Cells to Societies -- Interdisciplinary Research Team Summaries
The National Academies Keck Futures Initiative (2015, 142 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37347-0; available from NAP).

Communicating to Advance the Public's Health -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Population Health Improvement, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2015, 96 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36867-4; available from NAP).

Considerations for Designing an Epidemiologic Study for Multiple Sclerosis and Other Neurologic Disorders in Pre and Post 9/11 Gulf War Veterans
Board on the Health of Select Populations, Institute of Medicine (2015, 50 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-38865-8; available from NAP).

Cybersecurity Dilemmas: Technology, Policy, and Incentives -- Summary of Discussions at the 2014 Raymond and Beverly Sackler U.S.-U.K. Scientific Forum
National Academy of Sciences and The Royal Society (2015, 32 pp.; available from NAP).

Design, Implementation, Monitoring, and Sharing of Performance Standards for Laboratory Animal Use -- Summary of a Workshop
Roundtable on Science and Welfare in Laboratory Animal Use, Institute for Laboratory Animal Research, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2015, 128 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37924-3; available from NAP).

Enhancing Participation in the U.S. Global Change Research Program
Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate, Division on Earth and Life Studies; Board on Environmental Change and Society, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2015, approx. 54 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-38026-3; available from NAP).

Exploring Opportunities for Collaboration Between Health and Education to Improve Population Health -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Population Health Improvement, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2015, 126 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31422-0; available from NAP).

Financial Incentives to Encourage Development of Therapies That Address Unmet Medical Needs for Nervous System Disorders -- Workshop Summary
Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders and Forum on Drug Discovery, Development, and Translation, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2015, 128 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37323-4; available from NAP).

Innovations in Design and Utilization of Measurement Systems to Promote Children's Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Health -- Workshop Summary
Forum on Promoting Children's Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Health; Board on Children, Youth, and Families; Institute of Medicine and Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2015, 106 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36748-6; available from NAP).

Integrating Discovery-Based Research Into the Undergraduate Curriculum -- Report of a Convocation
Division on Earth and Life Studies and Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2015, 152 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-38089-8; available from NAP).

Mathematical Sciences Research Challenges for the Next-Generation Electric Grid -- Summary of a Workshop
Board on Mathematical Sciences and Their Applications, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 100 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37856-7; available from NAP).

Mathematics Curriculum, Teacher Professionalism, and Supporting Policies in Korea and the United States -- Summary of a Workshop
U.S. National Commission on Mathematics Instruction, Board on International Scientific Organizations, Division on Policy and Global Affairs (2015, 102 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37436-1; available from NAP).

Opportunities to Promote Children's Behavioral Health: Health Care Reform and Beyond -- Workshop Summary
Board on Children, Youth, and Families; Institute of Medicine and Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2015, 120 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37774-4; available from NAP).

Peer Review and Design Competition in the NNSA National Security Laboratories
Laboratory Assessments Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 84 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37843-7; available from NAP).

Physical Activity: Moving Toward Obesity Solutions -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Obesity Solutions, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine (2015, 196 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37814-7; available from NAP).

Rapid Medical Countermeasure Response to Infectious Diseases: Enabling Sustainable Capabilities Through Ongoing Public- and Private-Sector Partnerships -- Workshop Summary
Forum on Medical and Public Health Preparedness for Catastrophic Events, Forum on Drug Discovery, Development, and Translation, Board on Health Sciences Policy; Forum on Microbial Threats, Board on Global Health; Institute of Medicine (2015, approx. 176 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37861-1; available from NAP).

Rationalizing Rural Area Classifications for the Economic Research Service -- A Workshop
Committee on National Statistics, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2015, approx. 180 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-38056-0; available from NAP).

Review Criteria for Successful Treatment of Hydrolysate at the Blue Grass Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant
Board on Army Science and Technology, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 102 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37640-2; available from NAP).

Review of the 21st Century Truck Partnership, Third Report
Board on Energy and Environmental Systems, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 202 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37710-2; available from NAP).

A Review of the Landscape Conservation Cooperatives
Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate and Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2015, approx. 180 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37985-4; available from NAP).

Review of WIC Food Packages: Proposed Framework for Revisions -- Interim Report
Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine (2015, approx. 531 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-38000-3; available from NAP).

The Role of Clinical Studies for Pets With Naturally Occurring Tumors in Translational Cancer Research -- Workshop Summary
National Cancer Policy Forum, Board on Health Care Services, Institute of Medicine (2015, 82 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37990-8; available from NAP).

SBIR/STTR at the National Institutes of Health
Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy, Division on Policy and Global Affairs (2015, approx. 376 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37877-2; available from NAP).

Spills of Diluted Bitumen From Pipelines: A Comparative Study of Environmental Fate, Effects, and Response
Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2015, approx. 180 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-38010-2; available from NAP).

Telecommunications Research and Engineering at the Communications Technology Laboratory of the Department of Commerce: Meeting the Nation's Telecommunications Needs
Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 64 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37980-9; available from NAP).

Telecommunications Research and Engineering at the Institute for Telecommunication Sciences of the Department of Commerce: Meeting the Nation's Telecommunication Needs
Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 74 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-38843-6; available from NAP).

Transforming Health Care Scheduling and Access: Getting to Now
Roundtable on Value and Science-Driven Health Care, Institute of Medicine (2015, 154 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-33919-3; available from NAP).

Vital Signs: Core Metrics for Health and Health Care Progress
Institute of Medicine (2015, 308 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-32493-9; available from NAP).

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