ICCFASD Spring 2016 Public Meeting Agenda

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
5635 Fishers Lane, Terrace Level Conference Center, Rockville, Maryland 20852
Thursday, April 14, 2016

   8:30 A.M.        Welcome, Introductions, and Comments

                        Kenneth R. Warren, Ph.D., Senior Advisor, NIAAA, NIH; ICCFASD Chairperson


   8:40 A.M.    Overview of ICCFASD Mission and Goals

                        Marcia S. Scott, Ph.D., Division of Epidemiology and Prevention Research, NIAAA, NIH; 
                        ICCFASD Executive Secretary


   8:50 A.M.    Update from the U.S. Department of Justice and the ICCFASD Work Group on Justice Issues

                        Scott Pestridge, MPP, OJJDP, DOJ


   9:05 A.M.    Reports of Activities of the ICCFASD Agencies: SAMHSA, NIAAA, NICHD


   9:50 A.M.    BREAK


  10:05 A.M.   Discussion on Outcomes and Treatment Issues surrounding Prenatal Polydrug Use

                        Cheryl A. Boyce, Ph.D., Associate Director, Division of Epidemiology,
                        Services and Prevention Research, NIDA, NIH, Moderator


  • Introduction, Cheryl A. Boyce, Ph.D., NIDA, NIH
  • Alcohol Abuse in Pregnancy: Screening and Treating—Its Integration into Substance Use Disorders in Pregnancy, Lorraine Anne Milio, M.D., Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Drug and Alcohol Use in Pregnancy: Where Reproductive Health and Addiction Intersect, Mishka Terplan, M.D., M.P.H., University of Maryland School of Medicine
  • Postnatal Outcomes among Substance Abusing Women in Treatment, Lauren Jansson, M.D., Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Martha Velez, M.D., Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Discussion, speakers and all ICCFASD agency representatives


  11:35 A.M.    Lunch Break, Cafeteria/Grille, 1st floor, 5635 Fishers Lane


12:35 P.M.     Comments on the ICCFASD Issues Work Groups

                        Sally M. Anderson, Ph.D., NIAAA, NIH; ICCFASD Activities Coordinator


12:50 P.M.      Special focus Panel:  FASD Public Health Messages

                        Deidra Roach, M.D., NIAAA, NIH, Moderator


  • Introduction, Sally Anderson, NIAAA, NIH; ICCFASD
  • No Known Amount of Alcohol is Safe during Pregnancy: Supporting Health Care Providers to Consistently Deliver this Message, a HRSA-sponsored national project, Karen Wolf-Branigin, The ARC
  • Update on NOFAS Reducing Stigma in FASD Public Health Messages,Kathleen T. Mitchell, NOFAS
  • Discussion, speakers and all ICCFASD agency representatives


1:50 P.M.        BREAK

2:00 P.M.        Reports of Activities of the ICCFASD Agencies:  CDC, ACF, IHS, HRSA,

3:00 P.M.        Update from the ICCFASD Women, Drinking, and Pregnancy Work Group

                        Deidra Roach, M.D., Division of Treatment and Recovery Research, NIAAA, NIH

3:10 P.M.        Open Discussion


3:45 P.M.        Comments and Adjournment

                        Sally M. Anderson, Ph.D., NIAAA, NIH;
                        ICCFASD Activities Coordinator