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Winter 2014 Vol. 14 Number 2



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For documents shown as available from the National Academies Press (NAP), write to 500 Fifth St., N.W., Room 360, Washington, D.C. 20001; call 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.

Analysis of Cancer Risks in Populations Near Nuclear Facilities: Phase 2 Pilot Planning
Nuclear and Radiation Studies Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2014, 34 pp.; available only online from NAP).

An Assessment of the National Institute of Standards and Technology Engineering Laboratory: Fiscal Year 2014
Laboratory Assessments Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 76 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36735-6; available from NAP).

An Assessment of the National Institute of Standards and Technology Material Measurement Laboratory: Fiscal Year 2014
Laboratory Assessments Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 84 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36740-0; available from NAP).

Building Health Workforce Capacity Through Community-Based Health Professional Education -- Workshop Summary
Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education, Board on Global Health, Institute of Medicine (2014, approx. 180 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31387-2; available from NAP).

Bulk Collection of Signals Intelligence: Technical Options
Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, approx. 80 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-32520-2; available from NAP).

Business Engagement in Building Healthy Communities -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Population Health Improvement, Board on Population Health and Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2014, approx. 100 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31666-8; available from NAP).

Capturing Social and Behavioral Domains and Measures in Electronic Health Records, Phase 2
Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2014, 374 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31242-4; available from NAP).

Career Choices of Female Engineers -- A Summary of a Workshop
Committee on Women in Science, Engineering, and Medicine, Division on Policy and Global Affairs, and the National Academy of Engineering (2014, 92 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30581-5; available from NAP).

Characterizing and Communicating Uncertainty in the Assessment of Benefits and Risks of Pharmaceutical Products -- Workshop Summary
Forum on Drug Discovery, Development, and Translation, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2014, 150 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31000-0; available from NAP).

Civic Engagement and Social Cohesion: Measuring Dimensions of Social Capital to Inform Policy
Committee on National Statistics, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2014, 196 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30725-3; available from NAP).

Critical Role of Animal Science Research in Food Security and Sustainability
Science and Technology for Sustainability Program, Division on Policy and Global Affairs; and Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2014, approx. 360 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31644-6; available from NAP).

Data and Research to Improve the U.S. Food Availability System and Estimates of Food Loss -- A Workshop Report
Committee on National Statistics, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education; and Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine (2014, 176 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31417-6; available from NAP).

Developing a Framework for Measuring Community Resilience -- Summary of a Workshop
Resilient America Roundtable, Division on Policy and Global Affairs (2015, approx. 76 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-34738-9; available from NAP).

Development Planning: A Strategic Approach to Future Air Force Capabilities
Air Force Studies Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2014, 98 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31365-0; available from NAP).

Enabling Rapid and Sustainable Public Health Research During Disasters -- Summary of a Joint Workshop by the Institute of Medicine and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Forum on Medical and Public Health Preparedness for Catastrophic Events, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2014, approx. 190 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31330-8; available from NAP).

Ensuring Patient Access to Affordable Cancer Drugs -- Workshop Summary
National Cancer Policy Forum, Board on Health Care Services, Institute of Medicine (2014, 74 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31270-7; 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 (2014, approx. 120 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31422-0; available from NAP).

Exploring Opportunities for STEM Teacher Leadership -- Summary of a Convocation
Teacher Advisory Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2014, 78 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31456-5; available from NAP).

Facilitating Patient Understanding of Discharge Instructions -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Health Literacy, Board on Population Health and Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2014, 76 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30738-3; available from NAP).

Financing Population Health Improvement -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Population Health Improvement, Board on Population Health and Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2014, 84 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30746-8; available from NAP).

The Flexible Electronics Opportunity
Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy, Division on Policy and Global Affairs (2014, 328 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30591-4; available from NAP).

Force Multiplying Technologies for Logistics Support to Military Operations
Board on Army Science and Technology, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2014, 230 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30733-8; available from NAP).

A Framework to Guide Selection of Chemical Alternatives
Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology and Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2014, 334 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31013-0; available from NAP).

Furthering America's Research Enterprise
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2014, 216 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30522-8; available from NAP).

Future Directions for NSF Advanced Computing Infrastructure to Support U.S. Science and Engineering in 2017-2020 -- Interim Report
Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2014, 48 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31379-7; available from NAP).

Future Directions of Credentialing Research in Nursing -- Workshop Summary
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2015, approx. 148 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31634-7; available from NAP).

The Global Movement and Tracking of Chemical Manufacturing Equipment -- A Workshop Summary
Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2014, 54 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30651-5; available from NAP).

Guide to Implementing the Next Generation Science Standards
Board on Science Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2015, approx. 120 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30512-9; available from NAP).

Harvesting the Scientific Investment in Prevention Science 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 National Research Council (2014, approx. 90 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31316-2; available from NAP).

Identifying and Reducing Environmental Health Risks of Chemicals in Our Society -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Environmental Health Sciences, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2014, 179 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30115-2; available from NAP).

India-United States Cooperation on Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism -- Summary of a Workshop
National Academy of Sciences, in Cooperation With the National Institute for Advanced Studies, Bangalore, India (2014, 184 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31296-7; available from NAP).

Literacy for Science: Exploring the Intersection of the Next Generation Science Standards and Common Core for ELA Standards -- A Workshop Summary
Board on Science Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2014, 124 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30517-4; available from NAP).

Measuring Research and Development Expenditures in the U.S. Nonprofit Sector: Conceptual and Design Issues -- Summary of a Workshop
Committee on National Statistics, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2015, approx. 186 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36714-1; available from NAP).

Measuring the Risks and Causes of Premature Death -- Summary of Workshops
Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education; and Board on Health Care Services, Institute of Medicine (2014, approx. 80 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36706-6; available from NAP).

Memorial Tributes Vol. 18
National Academy of Engineering (2014, 380 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31291-2; available from NAP).

Opportunities for the Gulf Research Program: Middle-Skilled Workforce Needs -- Summary of a Workshop
Gulf Research Program, The National Academies (2014, 46 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31427-5; available from NAP).

Post-Vietnam Dioxin Exposure in Agent Orange-Contaminated C-123 Aircraft
Board on the Health of Select Populations, Institute of Medicine (2015, approx. 120 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30890-8; available from NAP).

The Postdoctoral Experience Revisited
Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy; National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine (2014, 122 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31446-6; available from NAP).

Promising and Best Practices in Total Worker Health™ -- Workshop Summary
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2014, 86 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31211-0; available from NAP).

Ranking Vaccines: Applications of a Prioritization Software Tool -- Phase III: Use Case Studies and Data Framework
Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice and Board on Global Health, Institute of Medicine; and National Academy of Engineering (2014, approx. 140 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30403-0; available from NAP).

Realizing the Potential of the American Community Survey: Challenges, Tradeoffs, and Opportunities
Committee on National Statistics, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2015, approx. 240 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36678-6; available from NAP).

Reducing the Fuel Consumption and Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Medium and Heavy-Duty Vehicles, Phase Two -- First Report
Board on Energy and Environmental Systems, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; and Transportation Research Board (2014, 116 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30237-1; available from NAP).

Reliability Growth: Enhancing Defense System Reliability
Committee on National Statistics, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2014, approx. 260 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31474-9; available from NAP).

Report of the Committee on Proposal Evaluation for Allocation of Supercomputing Time for the Study of Molecular Dynamics: Fifth Round
Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2014, 20 pp.; available online only from NAP).

Review of Army Research Laboratory Programs for Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority Institutions
Army Research Laboratory Technical Assessment Board, Laboratory Assessments Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2014, 66 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31311-7; available from NAP).

Review of NASA’s Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks: 2014 Letter Report
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2015, approx. 92 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31451-0; available from NAP).

The Richard & Hinda Rosenthal Symposium 2014 -- Antimicrobial Resistance: A Problem Without Borders
Institute of Medicine (2014, 46 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31286-8; available from NAP).

Risks and Risk Governance in Shale Gas Development -- Summary of Two Workshops
Board on Environmental Change and Society, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2014, 156 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31257-8; available from NAP).

Robust Methods for the Analysis of Images and Videos for Fisheries Stock Assessment -- Summary of a Workshop
Board on Mathematical Sciences and Their Applications, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2014, approx. 66 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31469-5; available from NAP).

SBIR at the Department of Defense
Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy, Division on Policy and Global Affairs (2014, 444 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30656-0; available from NAP).

The Science of Responding to a Nuclear Reactor Accident -- Summary of a Symposium
Nuclear and Radiation Studies Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2014, 52 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31659-0; available from NAP).

Sharing Clinical Trial Data: Maximizing Benefits, Minimizing Risk
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2015, approx. 280 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31629-3; available from NAP).

Supporting a Movement for Health and Health Equity: Lessons From Social Movements -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Population Health Improvement and Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity and the Elimination of Health Disparities, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2014, 110 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30331-6; available from NAP).

Strategies for Scaling Effective Family-Focused Preventive Interventions 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 National Research Council (2014, 118 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30544-0; available from NAP).

Training Students to Extract Value From Big Data -- Summary of a Workshop
Board on Mathematical Sciences and Their Applications, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2014, approx. 50 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31437-4; available from NAP).

U.S. Air Force Strategic Deterrence Analytic Capabilities: An Assessment of Tools, Methods, and Approaches for the 21st Century Security Environment
Air Force Studies Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2014, 178 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-29871-1; available from NAP).

The Use and Effectiveness of Powered Air Purifying Respirators in Health Care -- Workshop Summary
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2015, approx. 80 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31595-1; available from NAP).

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