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Spring/Summer 2015 Vol. 15 Number 1



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NEW PUBLICATIONS

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.

2013-2014 Assessment of the Army Research Laboratory
Laboratory Assessments Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 182 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36832-2; available from NAP).

Acute Exposure Guideline Levels for Selected Airborne Chemicals, Vol. 19
Committee on Toxicology, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2015, 224 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36894-0; available from NAP).

Affordability of National Flood Insurance Program Premiums -- Report 1
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, 166 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37125-4; available from NAP).

The Air Force Health Study Assets Research Program
Board on the Health of Select Populations, Institute of Medicine (2015, 136 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-33914-8; available from NAP).

Aligning the Governance Structure of the NNSA Laboratories to Meet 21st Century National Security Challenges
Laboratory Assessments Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 96 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-32337-6; available from NAP).

Assessing the Use of Agent-Based Models for Tobacco Regulation
Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2015, 280 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31722-1; available from NAP).

BioWatch PCR Assays: Building Confidence, Ensuring Reliability -- Abbreviated Version
Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies; Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2015, approx. 186 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36722-6; available from NAP).

Building Infrastructure for International Collaborative Research in the Social and Behavioral Science -- Summary of a Workshop
Division on Policy and Global Affairs (2015, 58 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31345-2; available from NAP).

Cognitive Aging: Progress in Understanding and Opportunities for Action
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2015, 420 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37196-4; 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, 90 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36867-4; available from NAP).

Cost, Effectiveness, and Deployment of Fuel Economy Technologies for Light-Duty Vehicles
Board on Energy and Environmental Systems, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, approx. 612 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37388-3; available from NAP).

Cross-Sector Responses to Obesity: Models for Change -- Workshop Summary
Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine (2015, 156 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37105-6; available from NAP).

Developing a 21st Century Neuroscience Workforce -- Workshop Summary
Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2015, 130 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36874-2; available from NAP).

Diplomacy for the 21st Century: Embedding a Culture of Science and Technology Throughout the Department of State
Development, Security, and Cooperation, Division on Policy and Global Affairs (2015, approx. 176 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37313-5; available from NAP).

Emerging Viral Diseases: The One Health Connection -- Workshop Summary
Forum on Microbial Threats, Board on Global Health, Institute of Medicine (2015, 336 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31397-1; available from NAP).

Empowering Women and Strengthening Health Systems and Services Through Investing in Nursing and Midwifery Enterprise: Lessons From Lower-Income Countries -- Workshop Summary
Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education and Forum on Public-Private Partnerships for Global Health and Safety, Board on Global Health, Institute of Medicine (2015, 130 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31672-9; available from NAP).

Enhancing the Effectiveness of Team Science
Board on Behavioral, Cognitive, and Sensory Sciences; Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2015, 320 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31682-8; available from NAP).

The Essential Federal Role in Highway Research and Innovation
Research and Technology Coordinating Committee, Transportation Research Board (2015, 45 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-29574-1; available from NAP).

An Evaluation of the Public Schools of the District of Columbia: Reform in a Changing Landscape
Board on Testing and Assessment, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2015, approx. 378 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37380-7; available from NAP).

Financing Investments in Young Children Globally -- Summary of a Joint Workshop
Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Institute of Medicine and National Research Council; Board on Global Health, Institute of Medicine (2015, 108 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31610-1; available from NAP).

A Framework for Assessing Effects of the Food System
Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine; Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2015, 444 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-30780-2; available from NAP).

Frontiers of Engineering: Reports on Leading-Edge Engineering from the 2014 Symposium
National Academy of Engineering (2015, 148 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31461-9; available from NAP).

Funding and Managing the U.S. Inland Waterways System: What Policy Makers Need to Know
Transportation Research Board (2015, approx. 156 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-295568-0; available from NAP).

The Future of Home Health Care -- Workshop Summary
Forum on Aging, Disability, and Independence, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine; Division on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2015, 160 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36753-0; available from NAP).

Genomics-Enabled Learning Health Care Systems: Gathering and Using Genomic Information to Improve Patient Care and Research -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Translating Genomic-Based Research for Health, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2015, approx. 116 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37112-4; available from NAP).

Healthy, Resilient, and Sustainable Communities After Disasters: Strategies, Opportunities, and Planning for Recovery
Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2015, 600 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31619-4; available from NAP).

Improving Genetics Education in Graduate and Continuing Health Professional Education -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Translating Genomic-Based Research for Health, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2015, 120 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31605-7; available from NAP).

Industrialization of Biology: A Roadmap to Accelerate the Advanced Manufacturing of Chemicals
Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology and Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2015, 176 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37095-0; available from NAP).

Informed Consent and Health Literacy -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Health Literacy, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2015, 192 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31727-6; available from NAP).

Integrating Research and Practice: Health System Leaders Working Toward High-Value Care -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Value and Science-Driven Care, Institute of Medicine (2015, 226 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31201-1; available from NAP).

Measuring Human Capabilities: An Agenda for Basic Research on the Assessment of Individual and Group Performance Potential for Military Accession
Board on Behavioral, Cognitive, and Sensory Sciences, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2015, 280 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31717-7; available from NAP).

Measuring the Impact of Interprofessional Education on Collaborative Practice and Patient Outcomes
Board on Global Health, Institute of Medicine (2015, 150 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37282-4; available from NAP).

Optimizing the U.S. Ground-Based Optical and Infrared Astronomy System
Board on Physics and Astronomy, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 107 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37186-5; available from NAP).

Opportunities for the Employment of Simulation in U.S. Air Force Training Environments -- A Workshop Report
Air Force Studies Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 50 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36813-1; available from NAP).

Opportunities for the Gulf Research Program: Community Resilience and Health -- Summary of a Workshop
Gulf Research Program (2015, 90 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36852-0; available from NAP).

Opportunities for the Gulf Research Program: Monitoring Ecosystem Restoration and Deep Water Environments -- Summary of a Workshop
Gulf Research Program (2015, 52 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36808-7; available from NAP).

Overcoming Barriers to Deployment of Plug-in Electric Vehicles
Board on Energy and Environmental Systems, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; and Transportation Research Board (2015, 204 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37214-5; available from NAP).

Owning the Technical Baseline for Acquisition Programs in the U.S. Air Force -- A Workshop Report
Air Force Studies Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, approx. 49 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37431-6; available from NAP).

Policy Issues in the Development and Adoption of Biomarkers for Molecularly Targeted Cancer Therapies -- Workshop Summary
National Cancer Policy Forum, Board on Health Care Services, Institute of Medicine (2015, 106 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36857-5; available from NAP).

Potential Risks and Benefits of Gain-of-Function Research -- Summary of a Workshop
Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies; Committee on Science, Technology, and Law, Division on Policy and Global Affairs; and Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2015, 130 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36783-7; available from NAP).

Preparing the Workforce for Digital Curation
Board on Research Data and Information, Division on Policy and Global Affairs (2015, 104 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-29694-6; available from NAP).

Preventing Intimate Partner Violence in Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania -- Summary of a Joint Workshop by the Institute of Medicine, the National Research Council, and the Ugandan National Academy of Sciences
Forum on Global Violence Prevention, Board on Global Health, Institute of Medicine; and National Research Council (2015, approx. 108 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37451-4; available from NAP).

Psychological Testing in the Service of Disability Determination
Board on the Health of Select Populations, Institute of Medicine (2015, 240 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37090-5; 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, 314 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36678-6; available from NAP).

Regional Disaster Response Coordination to Support Health Outcomes -- Summary of a Workshop Series
Forum on Medical and Public Health Preparedness for Catastrophic Events, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine (2015, 120 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37149-0; available from NAP).

Relationships Among the Brain, the Digestive System, and Eating Behavior -- Workshop Summary
Food Forum, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine (2015, 134 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36683-0; available from NAP).

Review Criteria for Successful Treatment of Hydrolysate at the Pueblo Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant
Board on Army Science and Technology, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 86 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31788-7; available from NAP).

Review of California's Risk-Assessment Process for Pesticides
Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2015, 70 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36775-2; available from NAP).

Review of Proposals to the Bureau of Land Management on Wild Horse and Burro Sterilization or Contraception -- A Letter Report
Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2015, 17 pp.; available only online from NAP).

Review of the Edwards Aquifer Habitat Conservation Plan, Report 1
Water Science and Technology Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies (2015, 190 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-36887-2; available from NAP).

A Review of the Next Generation Air Transportation System: Implications and Importance of System Architecture
Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 110 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37178-0; available from NAP).

A Review of the U.S. Navy Cyber Defense Capabilities -- Abbreviated Version of a Classified Report
Naval Studies Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 12 pp.; available only online from NAP).

Review of VA Clinical Guidance for the Health Conditions Identified by the Camp Lejeune Legislation
Board on the Health of Select Populations, Institute of Medicine (2015, 120 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31600-2; 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 (2015, 88 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31469-5; available from NAP).

The Role and Potential of Communities in Population Health Improvement -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Population Health Improvement, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2015, 86 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-31206-6; available from NAP).

Sharing the Adventure With the Student: Exploring the Intersections of NASA Space Science and Education -- A Workshop Summary
Space Studies Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Board on Science Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (2015, 90 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37426-2; available from NAP).

Spread, Scale, and Sustainability in Population Health -- Workshop Summary
Roundtable on Population Health Improvement, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine (2015, 130 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37117-9; available from NAP).

Tying Flood Insurance to Flood Risk for Low-Lying Structures in the Floodplain
Water Science and Technology Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies; Board on Mathematical Sciences and Their Applications, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2015, 150 pp.; ISBN 978-0-309-37166-7; available from NAP).

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