Novel and Exceptional Technology and Research Advisory Committee Meeting

The Novel and Exceptional Technology and Research Advisory Committee (NExTRAC) will receive an update from the Working Group on Engaging the Public as Partners in Clinical Research and discuss the next steps regarding the current charge to the committee, delivered in August 2023 (Federal Register Notice).

Registration is not required to view the webcast.

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NIH Videocast


NExTRAC June 17, 2024 Agenda

Public Comments

Any interested person may file written comments by e-mailing at least two business days prior to the meeting date. The statement should include the name, address, telephone number and when applicable, the business or professional affiliation of the interested person. Other than name and contact information, please do not include any personally identifiable information or any information that you do not wish to make public. Proprietary, classified, confidential, or sensitive information should not be included in your comments. Please note that any comments NIH receives may be posted unredacted to the Office of Science Policy website.

Additional Meeting Materials

Webinar on Draft NIH Intramural Research Program Policy: Promoting Equity through Access Planning

NIH will be hosting an informational webinar about its recent request for information (RFI) and draft proposal to incorporate patient access planning in the commercialization process for NIH-owned inventions.

Individuals and organizations interested in learning about the RFI and gaining a better understanding of the NIH Intramural Research Program’s patent licensing are encouraged to attend. Pre-registration is required.

Participants are invited to submit questions for NIH to address during the webinar. Participant questions may be sent to and must be received by Friday, June 7, 2024.



Draft Agenda


Access Planning Webinar Presentation


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