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- August 29, 2016 - Public Workshop: Diabetes Outcome Measures Beyond Hemoglobin A1c
- September 27, 2016 - Patient Focused Drug Development: Patients Who Have Received an Organ Transplant
- September 30, 2016 -Public Workshop:Controlling the Progression of Myopia: Contact Lenses and Future Medical Devices, September 30, 2016