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Fall/Winter 2010 Vol. 10 Number 3




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NEW PUBLICATIONS

For documents shown as available from the National Academies Press (NAP), write to 500 Fifth St., N.W., Lockbox 285, Washington, D.C. 20055; tel. 202-334-3313 or 1-800-624-6242; or order on the Internet at www.nap.edu. Documents from a specific unit of the National Academies are available from the source as noted.

The 2009 H1N1 Influenza Vaccination Campaign -- Summary of a Workshop Series
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2010, approx. 160 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16021-9; available from NAP).

Achieving Traffic Safety Goals in the United States: Lessons From Other Nations
Transportation Research Board (2010, approx. 185 pp.; available from the board and NAP).

Acute Exposure Guideline Levels for Selected Airborne Chemicals, Vol. 9
Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, 462 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15944-X; available from NAP).

Antibiotic Resistance: Implications for Global Health and Novel Intervention Strategies -- Workshop Summary
Board on Global Health, Institute of Medicine (2010, approx. 500 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15611-4; available from NAP).

Assessment of Impediments to Interagency Collaboration on Space and Earth Science Missions
Space Studies Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, approx. 70 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16350-1; available from NAP).

Assessment of Intraseasonal to Interannual Climate Prediction and Predictability
Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, 192 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15183-X; available from NAP).

An Assessment of the National Institute of Standards and Technology Building and Fire Research Laboratory: Fiscal Year 2010
Laboratory Assessments Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, 56 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16167-3; available from NAP).

An Assessment of the National Institute of Standards and Technology Center for Neutron Research: Fiscal Year 2010
Laboratory Assessments Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, 28 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16170-3; available from NAP).

An Assessment of the National Institute of Standards and Technology Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory: Fiscal Year 2010
Laboratory Assessments Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, 40 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16161-4; available from NAP).

An Assessment of the National Institute of Standards and Technology Materials Science and Engineering Laboratory: Fiscal Year 2010
Laboratory Assessments Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, 62 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16164-9; available from NAP).

An Assessment of the National Institute of Standards and Technology Physics Laboratory: Fiscal Year 2010
Laboratory Assessments Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, 72 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16158-4; available from NAP).

BioWatch and Public Health Surveillance: Evaluating Systems for the Early Detection of Biological Threats -- Abbreviated Version
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine; and Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology, Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, approx. 240 pp.; ISBN 0-309-13971-6; available from NAP).

Building Community Disaster Resilience Through Private-Public Collaboration
Board on Earth Sciences and Resources, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, approx. 132 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16263-7; available from NAP).

Building a National Framework for the Establishment of Regulatory Science for Drug Development -- Workshop Summary
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2010, approx. 100 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15889-3; available from NAP).

Cardiovascular Disability: Updating the Social Security Listings
Board on the Health of Select Populations, Institute of Medicine (2010, 304 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15698-X; available from NAP).

Certifying Personal Protective Technologies: Improving Worker Safety
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2010, approx. 190 pp; ISBN 0-309-15855-9; available from NAP).

Challenges and Opportunities for Education About Dual Use Issues in the Life Sciences
Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, approx. 136 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15840-0; available from NAP).

Challenges and Opportunities in Using Residual Newborn Screening Samples for Translational Research -- Workshop Summary
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2010, 100 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15954-7; available from NAP).

Child and Adult Care Food Program: Aligning Dietary Guidance for All
Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine (2010, approx. 208 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16317-X; available from NAP).

Continuing Assistance to the National Institutes of Health on Preparation of Additional Risk Assessments for the Boston University NEIDL, Phase 2
Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, 28 pp.; available only online from NAP).

Critical Code: Software Producibility for Defense
Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, 160 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15948-2; available from NAP).

Databases for Estimating Health Insurance Coverage for Children -- A Workshop Summary
Committee on National Statistics, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2010, approx. 204 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16240-8; available from NAP).

Describing Socioeconomic Futures for Climate Change Research and Assessment -- Report of a Workshop
Committee on the Human Dimensions of Global Change, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2010, approx. 80 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16144-4; available from NAP).

Dietary Reference Intakes for Calcium and Vitamin D
Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine (2010, approx. 482 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16390-0; available from NAP).

Eighteenth Interim Report of the Committee on Acute Exposure Guideline Levels
Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, 56 pp.; available only online from NAP).

An Evaluation of the Food Safety Requirements of the Federal Purchase Ground Beef Program
Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, 44 pp.; ISBN 0-309-17709-X; available from NAP).

Evaluation of a Site-Specific Risk Assessment for the Department of Homeland Security's Planned National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility in Manhattan, Kansas
Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, approx. 146 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16281-5; available from NAP).

Examination of Front-of-Package Nutrition Rating Systems and Symbols -- Phase I Report
Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine (2010, approx. 200 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15827-3; available from NAP).

Examination of the U.S. Air Force's Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Workforce Needs in the Future and Its Strategy to Meet Those Needs
Air Force Studies Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, 176 pp.; ISBN 0-309-14197-4; available from NAP).

Facilitating Climate Change Responses -- A Report of Two Workshops on Insights from the Social and Behavioral Sciences
Committee on the Human Dimensions of Global Change, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2010, 174 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16032-4; available from NAP).

The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health
Institute of Medicine (2010, approx. 620 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15819-2; available from NAP).

High School Dropout, Graduation, and Completion Rates: Better Data, Better Measures, Better Decisions
Center for Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2010, approx. 150 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16307-2; available from NAP).

HIV and Disability: Updating the Social Security Listings
Board on the Health of Select Populations, Institute of Medicine (2010, 216 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15701-3; available from NAP).

HIV Screening and Access to Care: Exploring Barriers and Facilitators to Expanded HIV Testing
Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2010, approx. 100 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15661-0; available from NAP).

Implementing the New Biology: Decadal Challenges Linking Food, Energy, and the Environment -- Summary of a Workshop, June 3-4, 2010
Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, approx. 54 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16194-0; available from NAP).

The Importance of Common Metrics for Advancing Social Science Theory and Research -- A Workshop Summary
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2010, approx. 100 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16300-5; available from NAP).

Improving Health Care Cost Projections for the Medicare Population -- Summary of a Workshop
Committee on National Statistics, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2010, 128 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15976-8; available from NAP).

Improving Water Quality in the Mississippi River Basin and Northern Gulf of Mexico: Strategies and Priorities
Water Science and Technology Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, approx. 46 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16272-6; available from NAP).

Interim Report on Causes of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig Blowout and Ways to Prevent Such Events
National Academy of Engineering and National Research Council (2010, 28 pp.; available only online from NAP)

In the Light of Evolution IV: The Human Condition
National Research Council (2010, 428 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15657-2; available from NAP).

Medical Countermeasures Dispensing: Emergency Use Authorization and the Postal Model -- Workshop Summary
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2010, approx. 94 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15803-6; available from NAP).

Missouri River Planning: Recognizing and Incorporating Sediment Management
Water Science and Technology Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, approx. 182 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16203-3; available from NAP).

Modeling the Economics of Greenhouse Gas Mitigation -- Summary of a Workshop
Board on Energy and Environmental Systems, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, approx. 196 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16235-1; available from NAP).

Monitoring Climate Change Impacts: Metrics at the Intersection of the Human and Earth Systems
Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, 110 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15871-0; available from NAP).

New Research Directions for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
Board on Earth Sciences and Resources, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, 70 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15865-6; available from NAP).

Pathways to Urban Sustainability: Research and Development on Urban Systems
Science and Technology for Sustainability Program, Division on Policy and Global Affairs (2010, 124 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15895-8; available from NAP).

Perspectives From United Kingdom and United States Policy Makers on Obesity Prevention -- Workshop Summary
Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine (2010, 96 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15078-7; available from NAP).

Planning a WIC Research Agenda -- Workshop Summary
Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine (2010, approx. 152 pp.; ISBN-10: 0-309-16179-7; available from NAP).

Precise Geodetic Infrastructure: National Requirements for a Shared Resource
Board on Earth Sciences and Resources, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, 156 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15811-7; available from NAP)

The Power of Renewables: Opportunities and Challenges for China and the United States
National Research Council and National Academy of Engineering (2010, approx. 268 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16000-6; available from NAP).

Proceedings of a Workshop on Deterring CyberAttacks: Informing Strategies and Developing Options for U.S. Policy
Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; and Division on Policy and Global Affairs (2010, 400 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16035-9; available from NAP).

Progress Toward Restoring the Everglades: The Third Biennial Review -- 2010
Water Science and Technology Board, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, approx. 348 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16006-5; available from NAP).

Providing Healthy and Safe Foods as We Age -- Workshop Summary
Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine (2010, 192 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15883-4; available from NAP).

Public Health Effectiveness of the FDA 510(k) Clearance Process: Balancing Patient Safety and Innovation -- Workshop Report
Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2010, 140 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15849-4; available from NAP).

Public Health Effectiveness of the FDA 510(k) Clearance Process: Measuring Postmarket Performance and Other Select Topics -- Workshop Report
Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2010, approx. 112 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16206-8; available from NAP).

Rare Diseases and Orphan Products: Accelerating Research and Development
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2010, approx. 440 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15806-0; available from NAP).

Redesigning the Clinical Effectiveness Research Paradigm: Innovation and Practice-Based Approaches -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Value and Science-Driven Health Care, Institute of Medicine (2010, 442 pp.; ISBN 0-309-11988-X; available from NAP).

Report of the Committee on Proposal Evaluation for Allocation of Supercomputing Time for the Study of Molecular Dynamics
Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, 22 pp.; available only online from NAP).

Research Opportunities in Corrosion Science and Engineering
National Materials Advisory Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, approx. 140 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16286-6; available from NAP).

Research Priorities for Assessing Health Effects from the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill -- A Letter Report
Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2010, 28 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16312-9; available from NAP).

Review of Closure Plans for the Baseline Incineration Chemical Agent Disposal Facilities
Board on Army Science and Technology, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, 106 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15858-3; available from NAP).

Review of the Department of Homeland Security's Approach to Risk Analysis
Division on Earth and Life Studies and Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, 160 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15924-5; available from NAP).

Review of the Design of the Dynasafe Static Detonation Chamber (SDC) System for the Anniston Chemical Agent Disposal Facility -- Letter Report
Board on Army Science and Technology, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, 38 pp.; available only online from NAP).

Review of the Proposal for the Gulf Long-Term Follow-Up Study: Highlights from the September 2010 Workshop -- Workshop Report
Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2010, 30 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16244-0; available from NAP).

A Review of the Proposed Revisions to the Federal Principles and Guidelines Water Resources Planning Document
Water Science and Technology Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2010, approx. 22 pp.; ISBN 0-309-17723-5; available from NAP).

Rising Above the Gathering Storm, Revisited: Rapidly Approaching Category 5
National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine (2010, 104 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16097-9; available from NAP).

The Role of Human Factors in Home Health Care -- Workshop Summary
Committee on Human-Systems Integration, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2010, 322 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15629-7; available from NAP).

The Safe Use Initiative and Health Literacy -- Workshop Summary
Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2010, 90 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15931-8; available from NAP).

Seeing Photons: Progress and Limits of Visible and Infrared Sensor Arrays
Standing Committee on Technology Insight-Gauge, Evaluate & Review (TIGER), Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, 194 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15304-2; available from NAP).

Sex Differences and Implications for Translational Neuroscience Research -- Workshop Summary
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2010, approx. 110 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16124-X; available from NAP).

Standards for K-12 Engineering Education?
National Academy of Engineering (2010, 160 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16015-4; available from NAP).

State Assessment Systems: Exploring Best Practices and Innovations -- Summary of Two Workshops
Center for Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2010, approx. 180 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16176-2; available from NAP).

The Teacher Development Continuum in the United States and China -- Summary of a Workshop
Board on International Scientific Organizations, Division on Policy and Global Affairs (2010, 68 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15163-5; available from NAP).

Technology for a Quieter America
National Academy of Engineering (2010, 216 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15632-7; available from NAP).

Toward Better Usability, Security, and Privacy of Information Technology -- Report of a Workshop
Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, 70 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16090-1; available from NAP).

Traffic Controller Staffing in the En Route Domain: A Review of the Federal Aviation Administration's Task Load Model
Transportation Research Board (2010, approx. 62 pp.; available from the board and NAP).

The Value of Genetic and Genomic Technologies -- A Workshop Summary
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2010, 108 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15771-4; available from NAP).

Understanding the Demand for Illegal Drugs
Committee on Law and Justice, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2010, 124 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15934-2; available from NAP).

U.S.-Iran Engagement in Science, Engineering, and Health (2000-2009): Opportunities, Constraints, and Impacts
Development, Security, and Cooperation, Division on Policy and Global Affairs (2010, 106 pp.; ISBN 0-309-15574-6; available from NAP).

User's Guide and Spreadsheets for Choosing the Nation's Fiscal Future
National Research Council and the National Academy of Public Administration (available only online from NAP).

Views of the U.S. NAS and NAE on Agenda Items at Issue at the World Radiocommunication Conference 2012
Board on Physics and Astronomy, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2010, approx. 54 pp.; ISBN 0-309-16105-3; available from NAP).

Transportation Research Board (TRB) reports --
Approximately 150 titles issued annually. Free catalog available on request from TRB, 500 Fifth St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20001 (tel. 202-334-3213), or visit TRB's online bookstore.



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