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Briefings are events organized through the Office of Congressional and Government Affairs to inform members of Congress and/or their staff on the conclusions and recommendations of reports of the National Academies.

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21st Century Manufacturing: The Role of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership Program
A 21st Century System for Evaluating Veterans for Disability Benefits
A Framework for K-12 Science Education: Practices, Crosscutting Concepts, and Core Ideas
A Matter of Size: Triennial Review of the National Nanotechnology Initiative
A National Cancer Clinical Trials System for the 21st Century: Reinvigorating the NCI Cooperative Group Program
A New Biology for the 21st Century: Ensuring the United States Leads the Coming Biology Revolution
A Patent System for the 21st Century
A Ready and Resilient Workforce for the Department of Homeland Security: Protecting America's Front Line
A Research Strategy for Environmental, Health, and Safety Aspects of Engineered Nanomaterials
A Review of NASA's 2006 Draft Science Plan: Letter Report
A Review of the DOE Plan for U.S. Fusion Community Participation in the ITER Program
A Review of the Draft 2013 National Climate Assessment
A Review of the FBI's Trilogy Information Technology Modernization Program
A Review of the HHS Family Planning Program: Mission, Management, and Measurement of Results
A Review of the Proposed Revisions to the Federal Principles and Guidelines Water Resources Planning Document
A Review of the Use of Science and Adaptive Management in California's Draft Bay Delta Conservation Plan
A Scientific Assessment of Alternatives for Reducing Water Management Effects on Threatened and Endangered Fishes in California's Bay Delta
A Transportation Research Program for Mitigating and Adapting to Climate Change and Conserving Energy: Special Report 299
Abrupt Impacts of Climate Change: Anticipating Surprises
Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention: Solving the Weight of the Nation
Achieving Nutrient and Sediment Reduction Goals in the Chesapeake Bay: An Evaluation of Program Strategies and Implementation
Achieving Traffic Safety Goals in the United States: Lessons from Other Nations - TRB Special Report 300
Advancing Nuclear Medicine Through Innovation
Advancing Scientific Research in Education
Adverse Effects of Vaccines: Evidence and Causality
Advice on the Department of Energy's Cleanup Technology Roadmap: Gaps and Bridges
Aeronautics Innovation: NASA’s Challenges and Opportunities
Aging and the Macroeconomy: Long-Term Implications of an Older Population
Air Quality Management in the United States
Alternatives for Managing the Nation’s Complex Contaminated Groundwater Sites
Alternatives to the Indian Point Energy Center for Meeting New York Electric Power Needs
America’s Climate Choices (First three reports)
America’s Lab Report: Investigations in High School Science
America's Climate Choices
America's Energy Future: Technology and Transformation: Summary Edition
America's Future in Space: Aligning the Civil Space Program with National Needs
America's Uninsured Crisis: Consequences for Health and Health Care
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis in Veterans: Review of the Scientific Literature
An Assessment of Balance in NASA’s Science Programs
An Assessment of Potential Health Effects from Exposure to PAVE PAWS Low-Level Phased-Array Radiofrequency Energy
An Assessment of the Deep Underground Science and Engineering Laboratory
An Ecosystem Services Approach to Assessing the Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico
An Evaluation of the Food Safety Requirements of the Federal Purchase Ground Beef Program
Analysis of Cancer Risks in Populations near Nuclear Facilities: Phase I
Analyzing the U.S. Content of Imports and the Foreign Content of Exports
Animal Care and Management at the National Zoo: Final Report
Animal Care and Management at the National Zoo: Interim Report
Approaches for Ecosystem Services Valuation for the Gulf of Mexico After the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: Interim Report
Asbestos: Selected Cancers
Assessing Accomplished Teaching: Advanced-Level Certification Programs
Assessing Risks to Endangered and Threatened Species from Pesticides
Assessing the Human Health Risks of Trichloroethylene: Key Scientific Issues
Assessment of Department of Defense Basic Research
Assessment of Options for Extending the Life of the Hubble Space Telescope: Final Report
Assessment of Staffing Needs of Systems Specialists in Aviation
Assessment of Technologies for Improving Light Duty Vehicle Fuel Economy
Assessment of the Scientific Information for the Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program
Atlantic Salmon in Maine
Ballistic Imaging
Base Map Inputs for Floodplain Mapping
Best Available and Safest Technologies for Offshore Oil and Gas Operations: Options for Implementation
Beyond "Fortress America": National Security Controls on Science and Technology in a Globalized World
Beyond Bias and Barriers: Fulfilling the Potential of Women in Academic Science and Engineering
Beyond the HIPAA Privacy Rule: Enhancing Privacy, Improving Health Through Research
Biological Confinement of Genetically Engineered Organisms
Biotechnology Research in an Age of Terrorism: Confronting the "Dual Use" Dilemma
Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans and Agent Orange Exposure
Board on Radioactive Waste Management Reports
Buckling Up: Technologies to Increase Seat Belt Use (Special Report 278)
Budgeting for Immigration Enforcement: A Path to Better Performance
Capabilities for the Future: An Assessment of NASA Laboratories for Basic Research
Catalysis for Energy: Fundamental Science and Long-Term Impacts of the U.S. Department of Energy Basic Energy Science Catalysis Science Program
Characterizing Exposure of Veterans to Agent Orange and Other Herbicides Used in Vietnam: Interim Findings and Recommendations
Charting the Future of Methane Hydrate Research in the United States
Child and Adolescent Health and Health Care Quality: Measuring What Matters
Child and Adult Care Food Program: Aligning Dietary Guidance for All
Children's Health, the Nation's Wealth: Assessing and Improving Child Health
Chimpanzees in Biomedical and Behavioral Research: Assessing the Necessity
Choosing the Nation’s Fiscal Future
Chronic Multisymptom Illness in Gulf War Veterans: Case Definitions Reexamined
Climate Stabilization Targets: Emissions, Concentrations, and Impacts over Decades to Millenia
Clinical Practice Guidelines We Can Trust
Clinical Preventive Services for Women: Closing the Gaps
Coal: Research and Development to Support National Energy Policy
Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury: Evaluating the Evidence
Colorado River Basin Water Management: Evaluating and Adjusting to Hydroclimatic Variability
Combating Tobacco Use in Military and Veteran Populations
Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) in the United States
Completing the "Big Dig": Managing the Final Stages of Boston's Central Artery/Tunnel Project
Conflict of Interest in Medical Research, Education, and Practice
Confronting Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Sex Trafficking of Minors in the United States
Confronting the Nation's Water Problems: The Role of Research
Contaminated Water Supplies at Camp Lejeune: Assessing Potential Health Effects
Controlling Cost Growth of NASA Earth and Space Science Missions
Controlling the Quantum World
Copyright in the Digital Era: Building Evidence for Policy
Cord Blood: Establishing a National Hematopoietic Stem Cell Bank Program
Corps of Engineers Water Resources Infrastructure: Deterioration, Investment, or Divestment?
Countering the Problem of Falsified and Substandard Drugs
Critical Aspects of EPA's IRIS Assessment of Inorganic Arsenic: Interim Report
Critical Infrastructure for Ocean Research and Societal Needs in 2030 and Assessing Requirements for Sustained Ocean Color Research and Operations
Critical Technology Accessibility
Cumulative Environmental Effects of Oil and Gas Activities on Alaska's North Slope
Dam and Levee Safety and Community Resilience: A Vision for Future Practice
Damp Indoor Spaces and Health
Defense Modeling, Simulation, and Analysis: Meeting the Challenge
Delivering High-Quality Cancer Care: Charting a New Course for a System in Crisis
Department of Homeland Security Bioterrorism Risk Assessment: A Call for Change
Desalination: A National Perspective
Deterrence and the Death Penalty
Dietary Supplements: A Framework for Evaluating Safety
Dioxins and Dioxin-like Compounds in the Food Supply: Strategies to Decrease Exposure
Disaster Resilience: A National Imperative
Disposition of the Air Force Health Study
Disposition of the Air Force Health Study: Interim Letter Report
Distribution and Administration of Potassium Iodide in the Event of a Nuclear Incident
Drawing Louisiana’s New Map: Addressing Land Loss in Coastal Louisiana
Driving and the Built Environment: The Effects of Compact Development on Motorized Travel, Energy Use, and CO2 Emissions -- Special Report 298
Early Childhood Assessment: Why, What, and How?
Earth Observations from Space: The First 50 Years of Scientific Achievements
Ecosystem Concepts for Sustainable Bivalve Mariculture
Educating the Student Body: Taking Physical Activity and Physical Education to School
Effects of Diluted Bitumen on Crude Oil Transmission Pipelines: TRB Special Report 311
Effects of Nuclear Earth-Penetrator and Other Weapons
Effects of U.S. Tax Policy on Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Electricity from Renewable Resources: Status, Prospects, and Impediments
Eliminating Health Disparities: Measurement and Data Needs
Emerging Workforce Trends in the U.S. Energy and Mining Industries: A Call to Action
Endangered and Threatened Fishes in the Klamath River Basin: Causes of Decline and Strategies for Recovery
Endangered and Threatened Species of the Platte River
Ending the Tobacco Problem: A Blueprint for the Nation
Enhancing Food Safety: The Role of the Food and Drug Administration
Enhancing the Vitality of the National Institutes of Health: Organizational Change to Meet New Challenges
Ensuring the Climate Record from the NPOESS and GOES-R Spacecraft: Elements of a Strategy to Recover Measurement Capabilities Lost in Program Restructuring
Ensuring the Quality, Credibility, and Relevance of U.S. Justice Statistics
Environmental Decisions in the Face of Uncertainty
Environmental Impacts of Wind-Energy Projects
Epilepsy Across the Spectrum: Promoting Health and Understanding
Equity of Evolving Transportation Finance Mechanisms: TRB Special Report 303
Equivalency and Linkage of Educational Tests: Interim Report
Essential Health Benefits: Balancing Coverage and Costs
Estimating Mortality Risk Reduction and Economic Benefits from Controlling Ozone Air Pollution
Estimating the Incidence of Rape and Sexual Assault
Ethical and Scientific Issues in Studying the Safety of Approved Drugs
Evaluating Implementation of Section 4(f) Streamlining Provisions: Review of U.S. Department of Transportation's Draft Phase I Study Report and Phase II Draft Methodology
Evaluating Obesity Prevention Efforts: A Plan for Measuring Progress
Evaluating Progress of the U.S. Climate Change Science Program: Methods and Preliminary Results
Evaluating Research Efficiency in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Evaluating Testing, Costs, and Benefits of Advanced Spectroscopic Portals: Final Report (Abbreviated Version)
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Fish Stock Rebuilding Plans in the United States
Evaluating the Implementation of Section 4(f) Streamlining Provisions, A Review of the U.S. Department of Transportation's Phase I Draft Study Plans: June 9, 2008
Evaluation of a Site-Specific Risk Assessment for the Department of Homeland Security's Planned National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility in Manhattan, Kansas
Evaluation of Biomarkers and Surrogate Endpoints in Chronic Disease
Evaluation of PEPFAR
Evaluation of Quantification of Margins and Uncertainties Methodology for Assessing and Certifying the Reliability of the Nuclear Stockpile
Evaluation of the Health and Safety Risks of the New USAMRIID High Containment Facilities at Fort Detrick, Maryland
Evaluation of the Sea Grant Program Review Process
Evaluation of the Updated Site-Specific Risk Assessment for the National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility in Manhattan, Kansas
Expanding Underrepresented Minority Participation: America's Science and Technology Talent at the Crossroads
Exploration of the Seas: Interim Report
Exploration of the Seas: Voyage Into the Unknown
Export Control Challenges Associated with Securing the Homeland
Exposure of the American Population to Radioactive Fallout from Nuclear Weapons Tests: A Review of the CDC-NCI Draft Report on a Feasibility Study of the Health Consequences to the American Population from Nuclear Weapons Tests Conducted by the United States and Other Nations
Exposure Science in the 21st Century
Fair Weather: Effective Partnerships in Weather and Climate Services
Federal Funding of Transportation Improvements in BRAC Cases
Final Report from the NRC Committee on the Review of the Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration (LACPR) Program
Financing Vaccines in the 21st Century: Assuring Access and Availability
Finding What Works in Health Care: Standards for Systematic Reviews
Firearms and Violence: A Critical Review
First Report from the NRC Committee on the Review of the Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration (LACPR) Program
Flash Flood Forecasting Over Complex Terrain: With an Assessment of the Sulphur Mountain NEXRAD in Southern California
Fluoride in Drinking Water: A Scientific Review of EPA’s Standards
Food Insecurity and Hunger in the United States: An Assessment of the Measure
Food Marketing to Children and Youth: Threat or Opportunity?
Forensic Analysis: Weighing Bullet Lead Evidence
Fourth Report of the National Academy of Engineering/National Research Council Committee on New Orleans Regional Hurricane Protection Projects: Review of the IPET Volume VIII
Front-of-Package Nutrition Rating Systems and Symbols: Promoting Healthier Choices
Funding Options for Freight Transportation Projects: Special Report 297
Future Directions for the National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
Future Science Opportunities in Antarctica and the Southern Ocean
Gender Differences at Critical Transitions in the Careers of Science, Engineering and Mathematics Faculty
Geographic Adjustment in Medicare Payment - Phase II: Implications for Access, Quality, and Efficiency
Geographic Adjustment in Medicare Payment: Phase I: Improving Accuracy
Geographic Adjustment in Medicare Payment: Phase I: Improving Accuracy, Second Edition
Getting Up to Speed: The Future of Supercomputing
Giving Full Measure to Countermeasures: Addressing Problems in the DoD Program to Develop Medical Countermeasures Against Biological Warfare Agents
Global Security Engagement: A New Model for Cooperative Threat Reduction and Countering Biological Threats: Challenges for the Department of Defense's Nonproliferation Program Beyond the Former Soviet Union
Going the Distance? The Safe Transport of Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste in the United States
Great Lakes Shipping, Trade, and Aquatic Invasive Species
Guidelines for Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research
Gulf War and Health, Volume 9: Long-Term Effects of Blast Exposures
Gulf War and Health: Treatment for Chronic Multisymptom Illness
Gulf War and Health: Updated Literature Review of Depleted Uranium and Epidemiologic Studies of Veterans Exposed to Depleted Uranium: Feasbility and Design Issues
Gulf War and Health: Updated Literature Review of Sarin
Gulf War and Health: Volume 2. Insecticides and Solvents
Gulf War and Health: Volume 3. Fuels, Combustion Products, and Propellants
Gulf War and Health: Volume 4. Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War
Gulf War and Health: Volume 5. Infectious Diseases
Gulf War and Health: Volume 6. Physiologic, Psychologic, and Psychosocial Effects of Deployment-Related Stress
Gulf War and Health: Volume 7: Long-Term Consequences of Traumatic Brain Injury
Gulf War and Health: Volume 8: Update of Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War
Gulf War: The Health of Veterans and Deployed Forces
Healers Abroad: Americans Responding to the Human Resource Crisis in HIV/AIDS
Health Implications of Perchlorate Ingestion
Health IT and Patient Safety: Building Safer Systems for Better Care
Health Literacy: A Prescription to End Confusion
Health Risks from Dioxin and Related Compounds: Evaluation of the EPA Reassessment
Health Risks from Exposure to Low Levels of Ionizing Radiation: BEIR VII, Phase 2
Health Standards for Long Duration and Exploration Spaceflight: Ethics Principles, Responsibilities, and Decision Framework
Hepatitis and Liver Cancer: A National Strategy for Prevention and Control of Hepatitis B and C
HHS in the 21st Century: Charting a New Course for a Healthier America
Hidden Costs of Energy: Unpriced Consequences of Energy Production and Use
Hidden Costs, Value Lost: Uninsurance in America
Himalayan Glaciers: Climate Change, Water Resources, and Water Security
Hospital-Based Emergency Care: At the Breaking Point; Emergency Medical Services: At the Crossroads; and Emergency Care for Children: Growing Pains
How We Travel: A Sustainable National Program for Travel Data
Human Biomonitoring for Environmental Chemicals
Hydrology, Ecology, and Fishes of the Klamath River Basin
Immunization Safety Review: Vaccines and Autism
Impact of Genetically Engineered Crops on Farm Sustainability in the United States
Implementing Climate and Global Change Research: A Review of the Final U.S. Climate Change Science Program Strategic Plan
Implementing the Results of the Second Strategic Highway Research Program: Saving Lives, Reducing Congestion, Improving Quality of Life
Improving Breast Imaging Quality Standards
Improving Disaster Management: The Role of IT in Mitigation, Preparedness, Response, and Recovery
Improving Metrics for the Department of Defense Cooperative Threat Reduction Program
Improving the Characterization Program for Contact-Handled Transuranic Waste Bound for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
Improving the Presumptive Disability Decision-Making Process for Veterans
Improving the Quality of Health Care for Mental and Substance-Use Conditions: Quality Chasm Series
Improving the Social Security Representative Payee Program: Serving Beneficiaries and Minimizing Misuse
Improving the Use of the "Best Scientific Information Available" Standard in Fisheries Management
Improving Water Quality in the Mississippi River Basin and Northern Gulf of Mexico: Strategies and Priorities
In the Nation's Compelling Interest: Ensuring Diversity in the Health Care Workforce
Incentives and Test-Based Accountability in Education
Induced Seismicity Potential in Energy Technologies
Information Sharing and Collaboration: Applications to Integrated Biosurveillance: Workshop Summary
Informing an Effective Response to Climate Change
Informing Decisions in a Changing Climate
Initial National Priorities for Comparative Effectiveness Research
Innovation Inducement Prizes at the National Science Foundation
Insuring America's Health: Principles and Recommendations
Intentional Human Dosing Studies for EPA Regulatory Purposes: Scientific and Ethical Issues
Interim Report of the Committee on Changes in New Source Review Programs for Stationary Sources of Air Pollutants
Interim Report of the Committee on Geographic Variation in Health Care Spending and Promotion of High-Value Health Care: Preliminary Committee Observations
Interim Report on Causes of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig Blowout and Ways to Prevent Such Events
International Education and Foreign Languages: Keys to Securing America's Future
Issues in Commuting and Pilot Fatigue: Interim Report
Keeping Patients Safe: Transforming the Work Environment of Nurses
Knowing What Works in Health Care: A Roadmap for the Nation
Letter Report on a Technical Peer Review of the Buzzards Bay Risk Assessment
Letter Report on Electronic Voting
Letter Report to Review the International Epidemiology Public Health Institute's Evaluation of Radiofrequency Energy from the PAVE PAWS Radar
Levees and the National Flood Insurance Program: Improving Policies and Practices
Life and Physical Sciences Research for a New Era of Space Exploration: An Interim Report
Liquid Transportation Fuels from Coal and Biomass: Technological Status, Costs, and Environmental Impacts
Local Government Actions to Prevent Childhood Obesity
Long-Term Health Consequences of Exposure to Burn Pits in Iraq and Afghanistan
Long-Term Health Effects of Participation in Project SHAD (Shipboard Hazard and Defense)
Macondo Well-Deepwater Horizon Blowout: Lessons for Offshore Drilling Safety
Maintaining High Scientific Quality at Los Alamos and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories
Management and Effects of Coalbed Methane Produced Water in the United States
Managing Coal Combustion Residues in Mines
Managing Construction and Infrastructure in the 21st Century Bureau of Reclamation
Managing for High-Quality Science and Engineering at the NNSA National Security Laboratories
Managing Materials for a 21st Century Military and Minerals, Critical Minerals, and the U.S. Economy
Marine Mammal Populations and Ocean Noise: Determining When Noise Causes Biologically Significant Effects
Mathematics Learning in Early Childhood: Paths Toward Excellence and Equity
Measuring Research and Development Expenditures in the U.S. Economy: Interim Report
Medical Devices and the Public's Health: The FDA 510(k) Clearance Process at 35 Years
Medical Isotope Production Without Highly Enriched Uranium
Medicare’s Quality Improvement Organization Program: Maximizing Potential (Series: Pathways to Quality Health Care)
Meeting Critical Laboratory Needs for Animal Agriculture: Examination of Three Options
Missouri River Planning: Recognizing and Incorporating Sediment Management
Monitoring Nuclear Weapons and Nuclear-Explosive Materials: An Assessment of Methods and Capabilities
Monitoring Progress Toward Successful K-12 STEM Education: A Nation Advancing?
Mortality in US Army Gulf War Veterans Exposed to 1991 Khamisiyah Chemical Munitions Destruction
Multiple Origins, Uncertain Destinies: Hispanics and the American Future
NASA's Beyond Einstein Program: An Architecture for Implementation
NASA's Elementary and Secondary Education Program: Review and Critique
NASA's Strategic Direction and the Need for a National Consensus
National Water Resources Challenges Facing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
New Source Review for Stationary Sources of Air Pollution
New Worlds, New Horizons in Astronomy and Astrophysics
NIH Extramural Center Programs: Criteria for Initiation and Evaluation
Noise and Military Service: Implications for Hearing Loss and Tinnitus
Non-native Oysters in the Chesapeake Bay
Nutrient Control Actions for Improving Water Quality in the Mississippi River Basin and Northern Gulf of Mexico
Nutrition Standards for Foods in Schools: Leading the Way Toward Healthier Youth
Ocean Acidification: A National Strategy to Meet the Challenges of a Changing Ocean
Ocean Acidification: A National Strategy to Meet the Challenges of a Changing Ocean (Report Summary)
Ocean Noise and Marine Mammals
On Evaluating Curricular Effectiveness: Judging the Quality of K-12 Mathematics Evaluations
Options for Estimating Illegal Entries at the U.S.-Mexico Border
Organ Donation: Opportunities for Action
PEPFAR Implementation: Progress and Promise
Performance Measurement: Accelerating Improvement
Performance Metrics for the Global Nuclear Detection Architecture: Abbreviated Version
Perspectives on Essential Health Benefits: Workshop Report
Phthalates and Cumulative Risk Assessment: The Task Ahead
Plan for a Short-term Evaluation of PEPFAR Implementation: Letter Report #1
Planning Climate and Global Change Research: A Review of the Draft U.S. Climate Change Science Program Strategic Plan
Plans and Practices for Groundwater Protection at the Los Alamos National Laboratory
Polar Icebreaker Roles and U.S. Future Needs: A Preliminary Asessment
Polar Icebreakers in a Changing World: An Assessment of U.S. Needs
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Diagnosis and Assessment
Potential Health Risks to DOD Firing-Range Personnel from Recurrent Lead Exposure
Potential Impacts of Climate Change on U.S. Transportation: Special Report 290
Precise Geodetic Infrastructure: National Requirements for a Shared Resource
Predicting Outcomes from Investments in Maintenance and Repair for Federal Facilities
Preparing for the Third Decade (Cycle 3) of the National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program
Preparing Teachers: Building Evidence for Sound Policy
Preventing Childhood Obesity: Health in the Balance
Preventing HIV Infection among Injecting Drug Users in High-Risk Countries: An Assessment of the Evidence
Preventing Medication Errors: Quality Chasm Series
Preventing Mental, Emotional, and Behavioral Disorders Among Young People: Progress and Possibilities
Preventing the Forward Contamination of Mars
Primary Care and Public Health: Exploring Integration to Improve Population Health
Priorities for Research to Reduce the Threat of Firearm-Related Violence
Progress Toward Restoring the Everglades: The Fourth Biennial Review, 2012
Progress Toward Restoring the Everglades: The First Biennial Review, 2006
Progress Toward Restoring the Everglades: The Second Biennial Review, 2008
Progress Toward Restoring the Everglades: The Third Biennial Review -- 2010
Prospective Evaluation of Applied Energy Research and Development at DoE (Phase One): A First Look Forward
Prospective Evaluation of Applied Energy Research and Development at DOE (Phase Two)
Provision of Mental Health Counseling Services Under TRICARE
PTSD Compensation and Military Service
Radiation Source Use and Replacement
Radioisotope Power Systems: An Imperative for Maintaining U.S. Leadership in Space Exploration
Real Prospects for Energy Efficiency in the United States
Realizing the Energy Potential of Methane Hydrate for the United States
Rebuilding the Research Capacity at HUD
Recapturing a Future for Space Exploration: Life and Physical Sciences Research for a New Era
Relieving Pain in America: A Blueprint for Transforming Prevention, Care, Education, and Research
Renewable Fuel Standard: Potential Economic and Environmental Effects of U.S. Biofuel Policy
Renewing U.S. Telecommunications Research
Research in Veterinary Science and Animal Health at the Crossroads
Research Priorities for Airborne Particulate Matter: IV. Continuing Research Progress
Research Progress on Environmental, Health, and Safety Aspects of Engineered Nanomaterials
Research Universities and the Future of America: Ten Breakthrough Actions Vital to Our Nation's Prosperity and Security
Resident Duty Hours: Enhancing Sleep, Supervision, and Safety
Responsible Research with Biological Select Agents and Toxins
Restructuring Federal Climate Research to Meet the Challenges of Climate Change
Retooling for an Aging America: Building the Health Care Workforce
Retooling for an Aging America: Building the Health Care Workforce
Returning Home from Iraq and Afghanistan: Assessment of Readjustment Needs of Veterans, Service Members, and Their Families
Returning Home from Iraq and Afghanistan: Preliminary Assessment of Readjustment Needs of Veterans, Service Members, and Their Families
Revealing the Hidden Nature of Space and Time: Charting the Course for Elementary Particle Physics
Review of ATSDR's Great Lakes Report Drafts: Letter Report
Review of Chemical Agent Secondary Waste Disposal and Regulatory Requirements
Review of DOE's Nuclear Energy Research and Development Program
Review of Federal Strategy for Nanotechnology-Related Environmental, Health, and Safety Research
Review of Federal Strategy for Nanotechnology-Related Environmental, Health, and Safety Research
Review of Recreational Fisheries Survey Methods
Review of the 21st Century Truck Partnership
Review of the Department of Energy’s Genomics: GTL Program
Review of the Environmental Protection Agency's Draft IRIS Assessment of Formaldehyde
Review of the EPA's Economic Analysis of Final Water Quality Standards for Lakes and Flowing Waters in Florida
Review of the HIVNET 012 Perinatal HIV Prevention Study
Review of the Research Program of the FreedomCAR and Fuel Partnership: Third Report
Review of the Scientific Approaches Used During the FBI's Investigation of the Anthrax Letters
Review of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Restructured Upper Mississippi River-Illinois Waterway Feasibility Study: Second Report
Review of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Response to Petitions to Reclassify the Light Brown Apple Moth as a Non-Actionable Pest: A Letter Report
Review of Toxicologic and Radiologic Risks to Military Personnel from Exposure to Depleted Uranium During and After Combat
Revitalizing NASA's Suborbital Program: Advancing Science, Driving Innovation, and Developing Workforce
Rewarding Provider Performance: Aligning Incentives in Medicare (Pathways to Quality Health Care Series)
Rising Above the Gathering Storm: Energizing and Employing America for a Brighter Economic Future
Risk of Vessel Accidents and Spills in the Aleutian Islands: Designing a Comprehensive Risk Assessment
Safe and Effective Medicines for Children: Pediatric Studies Conducted Under the Best Pharmaceuticals for Children and the Pediatric Research Equity Acts
Safe Medical Devices for Children
Safety and Security of Commercial Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage: Public Report
School Meals: Building Blocks for Healthy Children
Science and Decisions: Advancing Risk Assessment
Science and Security in a Post 9/11 World: A Report Based on Regional Discussions Between the Science and Security Communities
Science and Technology in the National Interest: Ensuring the Best Presidential and Federal Advisory Committee Science and Technology Appointments
Science for Environmental Protection: The Road Ahead
Science Professionals: Master's Education for a Competitive World
Scientific and Humane Issues in the Use of Random Source Dogs and Cats in Research
Scientific Opportunities with a Rare-Isotope Facility in the United States
Scientific Review of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement: Drakes Bay Oyster Company Special Use Permit
Scientific Review of the Proposed Risk Assessment Bulletin from the Office of Management and Budget
Scientific Standards for Studies on Modified Risk Tobacco Products
Scientific Value of Arctic Sea Ice Imagery Derived Products
Seafood Choices: Balancing Benefits and Risks
Sea-Level Rise for the Coasts of California, Oregon, and Washington: Past, Present, and Future
Second Report of the National Academy of Engineering/National Research Council Committee on New Orleans Regional Hurricane Protection Projects
Secondhand Smoke Exposure and Cardiovascular Effects: Making Sense of the Evidence
Sediment Dredging at Superfund Megasites: Assessing the Effectiveness
Setting Priorities for Large Research Facility Projects Supported by the National Science Foundation
Shellfish Mariculture in Drakes Estero, Point Reyes National Seashore, California
Social Security Administration Electronic Service Provision: A Strategic Assessment
Sodium Intake in Populations: Assessment of Evidence
Spectrum Management for Science in the 21st Century
Sports-Related Concussions in Youth: Improving the Science, Changing the Culture
Staffing Standards for Aviation Safety Inspectors
State and Federal Standards for Mobile Source Emissions
Strategies to Reduce Sodium Intake in the United States
Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States: A Path Forward
Strengthening the National Institute of Justice
Structural Performance of the New Orleans Hurricane Protection System During Hurricane Katrina: Letter Report
Substance Use Disorders in the U.S. Armed Forces
Successful K-12 STEM Education: Identifying Effective Approaches in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
Superfund and Mining Megasites: Lessons from the Coeur d’Alene River Basin
Surface Temperature Reconstructions for the Last 2,000 Years
Sustainability and the U.S. EPA
Sustainable Development of Algal Biofuels
Sustainable Water and Environmental Management in the California Bay-Delta
Sustaining Global Surveillance and Response to Emerging Zoonotic Diseases
Tackling Marine Debris in the 21st Century
Taking Science to School: Learning and Teaching Science in Grades K-8
Tank Waste Retrieval, Processing, and On-site Disposal at Three Department of Energy Sites: Final Report
Tank Wastes Planned For On-Site Disposal at Three Department of Energy Sites: The Savannah River Site -- Interim Report
Technical Input on Any Additional Studies to Assess Risk Associated with Operation of the National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Boston University: A Letter Report
Technical Input on the National Institutes of Health's Draft Supplementary Risk Assessments and Site Suitability Analyses for the National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Boston University: A Letter Report
Technology, Policy, Law, and Ethics Regarding U.S. Acquisition and Use of Cyberattack Capabilities
Terrorism and the Chemical Infrastructure: Protecting People and Reducing Vulnerabilities
The Biological Threat Reduction Program of the Department of Defense: From Foreign Assistance to Sustainable Partnerships
The Childhood Immunization Schedule and Safety: Stakeholder Concerns, Scientific Evidence, and Future Studies
The Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty: Technical Issues for the United States
The CTSA Program at NIH: Opportunities for Advancing Clinical and Translational Research
The Effects of Commuting on Pilot Fatigue
The Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research
The Federal Investment in Highway Research, 2006 2009: Strengths and Weaknesses - Special Report 295
The Future of Disability in America
The Future of Drug Safety: Promoting and Protecting the Health of the Public
The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health
The Health of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) People: Building a Foundation for Better Understanding
The Healthcare Imperative: Lowering Costs and Improving Outcomes: Workshop Series Summary
The Mental Health and Substance Use Workforce for Older Adults: In Whose Hands?
The National Children's Study Research Plan: A Review
The National Weather Service Modernization and Associated Restructuring: A Retrospective Assessment
The New Orleans Hurricane Protection System: Assessing Pre-Katrina Vulnerability and Improving Mitigation and Preparedness
The Quality of Science and Engineering at the NNSA National Security Laboratories
The Role of Transit in Emergency Evacuation: TRB Special Report 294
The Safety Challenge and Promise of Automotive Electronics: Insights from Unintended Acceleration: TRB Special Report 308
The Smallpox Vaccination Program: Public Health in an Age of Terrorism
The Use of Title 42 Authority at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: A Letter Report
The Utility of Proximity-Based Herbicide Exposure Assessment in Epidemiologic Studies of Vietnam Veterans
Third Report of the NAE/NRC Committee on New Orleans Regional Hurricane Protection Projects
Tires and Passenger Vehicle Fuel Economy: Informing Consumers, Improving Performance -- Special Report 286
Toward a Safer and More Secure Cyberspace
Toward Sustainable Agricultural Systems in the 21st Century
Transitions to Alternative Transportation Technologies: A Focus on Hydrogen
Transitions to Alternative Vehicles and Fuels
Treatment for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Military and Veteran Populations: Initial Assessment
Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: An Assessment of the Evidence
Tsunami Warning and Preparedness: An Assessment of the U.S. Tsunami Program and the Nation's Preparedness Efforts
U.S. Health in International Perspective: Shorter Lives, Poorer Health
Uranium Mining in Virginia: Scientific, Technical, Environmental, Human Health and Safety, and Regulatory Aspects of Uranium Mining and Processing in Virginia
Urban Stormwater Management in the United States
Using Science to Improve the BLM Wild Horse and Burro Program: A Way Forward
Vaccine Safety Research, Data Access, and Public Trust
Variation in Health Care Spending: Target Decision Making, Not Geography
Verifying Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Methods to Support International Climate Agreements
Veterans and Agent Orange: Update 2004
Veterans and Agent Orange: Herbicide/Dioxin Exposure and Acute Myelogenous Leukemia in the Children of Vietnam Veterans
Veterans and Agent Orange: Herbicide/Dioxin Exposure and Type 2 Diabetes
Veterans and Agent Orange: Length of Presumptive Period for Association Between Exposure and Respiratory Cancer
Veterans and Agent Orange: Update 2008
Veterans and Agent Orange: Update 2010
Veterans and Agent Orange: Update 2012
Veterans' Health Studies of The National Academies' Institute of Medicine
Vision and Voyages for Planetary Science in the Decade 2013-2022
Water Implications of Biofuels Production in the United States
Water Resources Planning for the Upper Mississippi River and Illinois Waterway
Water Reuse: Potential for Expanding the Nation's Water Supply Through Reuse of Municipal Wastewater
Weather Services for the Nation: Becoming Second to None
WIC Food Packages: Time for a Change
Women's Health Research: Progress, Pitfalls, and Promise
Workshop on Potential Health Hazards Associated with Consumption of Caffeine in Food and Dietary Supplements

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