Appendix Workshop on Measuring the Health of Persian Gulf Veterans

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES

INSTITUTE OF MEDICINE

May 7, 1998

Foundry Building, Room 2004, Georgetown

Agenda

Thursday, May 7, 1998

9:00 a.m.

Introduction and Overview

9:15 a.m.

Panel—Description of Persian Gulf Veterans' Health Problems

 

 

  • DoD data—COL Bruce Jones
  • The VA View—Frances M. Murphy, M.D.
  • Discussion

10:15 a.m.

BREAK

10:30 a.m.

Panel on Completed Population-Based Studies

 

 

  • Iowa Study—David Schwartz, M.D.
  • VA Research Activity—Han K. Kang, Dr. P.H. Includes Mortality study and Survey
  • Naval Research Center Activity—Greg Gray, M.D. Includes Hospitalization study

11:30 a.m.

Discussion

12:00 p.m.

LUNCH

1:00 p.m.

British Research

COL John T. Graham



The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement



Below are the first 10 and last 10 pages of uncorrected machine-read text (when available) of this chapter, followed by the top 30 algorithmically extracted key phrases from the chapter as a whole.
Intended to provide our own search engines and external engines with highly rich, chapter-representative searchable text on the opening pages of each chapter. Because it is UNCORRECTED material, please consider the following text as a useful but insufficient proxy for the authoritative book pages.

Do not use for reproduction, copying, pasting, or reading; exclusively for search engines.

OCR for page 31
--> Appendix Workshop on Measuring the Health of Persian Gulf Veterans NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES INSTITUTE OF MEDICINE May 7, 1998 Foundry Building, Room 2004, Georgetown Agenda Thursday, May 7, 1998 9:00 a.m. Introduction and Overview 9:15 a.m. Panel—Description of Persian Gulf Veterans' Health Problems     DoD data—COL Bruce Jones The VA View—Frances M. Murphy, M.D. Discussion 10:15 a.m. BREAK 10:30 a.m. Panel on Completed Population-Based Studies     Iowa Study—David Schwartz, M.D. VA Research Activity—Han K. Kang, Dr. P.H. Includes Mortality study and Survey Naval Research Center Activity—Greg Gray, M.D. Includes Hospitalization study 11:30 a.m. Discussion 12:00 p.m. LUNCH 1:00 p.m. British Research COL John T. Graham

OCR for page 31
--> 1:30 p.m. Open Testimony Each person will be allotted 5 minutes—more if there is time 2:30 p.m. Panel on Databases     DoD—LTC. Mark Rubertone, M.D. VA—Nancy A. Dalager, M.S. Patient Survey—Mark Meterko, Ph.D. Discussion 3:30 p.m. BREAK 3:45 p.m. Reflections on Health Status Measurement—Perspective of the Specialized Care Program MAJ Charles Engel, M.D. 4:15 p.m. Group discussion of DoD “straw man” proposal 4:45 p.m. Discussion 5:30 p.m. Adjourn Participant Roster*. Drue Barrett Centers for Disease Control Atlanta, GA Dana Bradshaw Department of Defense Washington, DC Kelley Brix SRA International Falls Church, VA Thomas Cardella Department of Defense Washington, DC Carole Chrvala Institute of Medicine Washington, DC Patricia M. Collins Department of Defense Washington, DC David Cowan Exponent Health Group Landover, MD Nancy A. Dalager Department of Veterans Affairs Washington, DC Donna J. Dean National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD Samar DeBakey Birch and Davis Associates, Inc. Falls Church, VA *   Boldface type indicates that the individual was a speaker.

OCR for page 31
--> Albert Donnay MCS Referral and Resources Baltimore, MD Molla Donaldson Division of Health Care Services Institute of Medicine Washington, DC Glen Dowling Department of Defense Washington, DC LTC Charles Engel Gulf War Health Center Walter Reed Army Medical Center Washington, DC Jane Durch National Research Council Committee on National Statistics Washington, DC Carolyn Fulco Institute of Medicine Division of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Washington, DC Timothy R. Gerrity Department of Veterans Affairs Washington, DC COL John T. Graham British Liaison Officer (Gulf Health) Interagency Support Office Persian Gulf Veterans Coordinating Washington DC CAPT Gregory C. Gray Unites States Navy San Diego, CA Stuart Fleishman General Accounting Office Washington, DC CDR Leroy Jackson Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, VA Lois Joellenbeck Medical Follow-up Agency Institute of Medicine Washington, DC COL Bruce H. Jones Department of Defense U.S. Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD Patricia Jones General Accounting Office Washington, DC Han K. Kang Director, Epidemiology Service Department of Veterans Affairs Washington, DC MAJ Sheila Kinty Department of Defense Falls Church, VA MAJ Edwin Matthews Department of Defense Randolph AFB, TX John F. Mazzuchi Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Clinical and Program Policy Department of Defense Washington, DC Mark Meterko VA National Customer Feedback Center West Roxbury, Mass Patrick McNeilly Department of Health and Human Services Washington, DC

OCR for page 31
--> Richard Miller Medical Follow-up Agency Institute of Medicine Washington, DC Frances M. Murphy Director, Environmental Agents Service Department of Veterans Affairs Washington, DC Francis O'Donnell Department of Defense Falls Church, VA Wendy Pachter Institute of Medicine Washington, DC George Poindexter Assistant Director, Military Health Programs General Accounting Office Washington, DC Matthew Puglisi The American Legion Washington, DC Janice C. Ramsden National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD COL James Riddle Department of Defense Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense Washington, DC LTC Mark Rubertone Walter Reed Army Medical Center Washington, DC David A. Schwartz University of Iowa Iowa City, IA LTC Thomas Williams Management Activity Falls Church, VA