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Meetings of Medical Interest
August 9, 2000

Meetings of Medical Interest

JAMA. 2000;284(6):770-773. doi:10-1001/pubs.JAMA-ISSN-0098-7484-284-6-jrd0809

Meetings of Medical Interest is usually published monthly. Organizations of Medical Interest and State Medical Associations and Examinations and Licensure Reference Directories are published once a year and last appeared in the July 26, 2000, issue. The deadline for receipt of copy for Meetings of Medical Interest is 12 weeks before the meeting date. Readers may notify JAMA Reference Directories of omissions or inaccuracies (by fax to Carmina Landeros at 312-464-4891 or by e-mail to carmina_landeros@ama-assn.org). Individual requests for meeting information cannot be answered.

Neither the American Medical Association nor JAMA reviews or evaluates the quality of meetings listed or endorses or approves their scientific content or educational value. THE JOURNAL reserves the right to decline any meeting announcement at its discretion. This is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of meetings held in the United States or internationally.

The last issue in which each Directory appeared: Meetings of Medical Interest, June 14, 2000; Organizations of Medical Interest, July 26, 2000; State Medical Associations and Examinations and Licensure, July 26, 2000.

2000 House of Delegates—Chicago, Ill, June 11-15
House of Delegates—Orlando, Fla, December 3-6

2001 House of Delegates—Chicago, Ill, June 17-21
House of Delegates—San Francisco, Calif, December 2-5

August 2000

American College of Cardiology/SCA&1 Interventional Board Review Program, San Francisco, Calif, August 17-20. Info: Resource Center, American College of Cardiology, 9111 Old Georgetown Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814-1699; (301)897-2694; fax: 897-9745; e-mail: llee@acc.org.

American Medical Fly Fishing Association, West Yellowstone, Mont, August 7-9. Info: V. F. Frye, MD, American Medical Fly Fishing Association, PO Box 768, Lock Haven, PA 17745-0768; (570)769-7375; fax: 769-7375; e-mail: amffa@cub.kcnet.org; Web: http://www.amffa.org.

Diagnostic Ultrasound in the 21st Century, New York City, NY, August 25-27. Info: S. Bessling, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, 14750 Sweitzer Lane, Suite 100, Laurel, MD 20707-5906; (800)638-5352; e-mail: sbessling@aium.org; Web: http://www.aium.org.

National Medical and Dental Association, Mackinaw Island, Mich, August 9-13. Info: M. J. Lwinski, DDS, 45 Pine St, PO Box 871, New Canaan, CT 06840; fax: (203)966-3239.

Principles of Radiation Physics & Medical Radiation Instrumentation, Houston, Tex, August 12-20. Info: B. Day, Institute for Nuclear Medical Education, 5660 Airport Blvd, Suite 101, Boulder, CO 80301; (800)548-4024; fax: (303)541-0066.

Symposium by the Sea ‘00, Captiva Island, Fla, August 11-13,2000. Info: Registrar, Florida College of Emergency Physicians, 3717 S. Conway Road, Orlando, FL 32812; (800)766-6335 / (407)281-7396; fax: 281-4407; e-mail: info@fcep.org; Web: http://www.fcep.org.

September

American College of Cardiology/Cardiovascular Board Review: Certification and Recertification, Chicago, Ill, September 5-10. Info: Resource Center, American College of Cardiology, 9111 Old Georgetown Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814-1699; (301)897-2694; fax: 897-9745; e-mail: llee@acc.org.

American College of Clinical Pharmacology, Annual Meeting, Chicago, Ill, September 17-19. Info: S. Ulrich, ACCP Executive Director, 3 Ellinwood Ct, New Hartford, NY 13413-1105; (315)768-6117; fax: 768-6119; e-mail: accp1ssu@aol.com; Web: http://www.accp1.org.

American College of Medical Quality National Conference, Dallas,Tex, September 14-16. Info: ACMQ, 4334 Montgomery Ave., 2nd Floor, Bethesda, MD 20814; (301)913-9142; fax: 913-9142; e-mail: acmq@acmq.org; Web: http://www.acmq.org.

Assisted Dying in the New Millennium: An International Perspective, Boston, Ma, September 1-3, Info: Exec Dir, Hemlock Society, (800)247-7421; fax: (303)639-1224; e-mail: fgirsh@privatei.com; Web: http://www.hemlock.org.

Chemo Radiation Summit 2000, Yosemite, Calif, September 21-23, Info: T. MacKelvie, (301)216-6772, e-mail: tressa@meetingsrr.com.

Chest 2000, the 66th Annual International Scientific Assembly, San Francisco, Calif, October 22-26. Info: American College of Chest Physicians, 3300 Dundee Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062; (847)498-1400; fax: 498-5460; e-mail: registration@chestnet.org; Web: http://www.chestnet.org.

Combined Annual Meetings of CSCR, MWAFMR, MWSPR, MWSGIM, Chicago, Ill, September 21-23. Info: CSCR, 611 E Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53202; (414)273-2209, (414)276-3349; e-mail: cscr@exeinc.com; Web: http://www.cscr.com.

Eighteenth International Neurotoxicology Conference, Children's Health and the Environment 2000, Colorado Springs, Colo, September 23-26. Info: Prof J. Cranmer, Dept of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas School for Medical Sciences, 1120 Marshall, Rm 304. Little Rock, AR 72202; (501)320-2986; fax: 320-4978; e-mail: CranmerJoanM@exchange.uams.edu.

Medical Radiation Protection & Radiopharmaceuticals and Chemistry, Chicago, Ill, September 9-17. Info: B. Day, Insitute of Nuclear Medical Education, 5660 Airport Blvd, Suite 101, Boulder, CO 80301; (800)548-4024; fax: (305)541-0066.

National Association of Neonatal Nurses, 16th Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Tex, September 27-October 1. Info: NANN National Office, 701 Lee St, Suite 450, Des Plaines, IL 60016; (800)451-3795; fax: (847)297-6768; e-mail: info@nann.org; Web: http://www.nann.org.

North American Congress of Clinical Toxicology Conference, Tucson, Ariz, September 13-18. Info: Contemporary Forums Conference Management, 11900 Silvergate Drive, Dublin, Calif 94568; (925)828-7100; fax: (925)828-2121; e-mail: nacct@cforums.com; Web: http://www.clintox.org.

Pharmacy Symposium (22nd Annual), Houston, Tex, September 24-26. Info: University of Texas/M. D. Anderson Medical Center, Texas Medical Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030-4095; (713)792-2222; fax: 794-1724; e-mail: meetings@mdacc.tmc.edu.

Reproductive Health 2000: A Clinical Update on Women, Men, and Families, Chicago, Ill, September 13-16. Info: A. Swann, Association of Reproductive Health Professionals, 2401 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Suite 350, Washington, DC 20037-1718; (202)466-3825; fax: 466-3826; e-mail: ASwann@arhp.org.

Society for Medical Decision Making, Cincinnati, Ohio, September 24-27. Info: D. Reichard or C. Jones, Society for Medical Decision Making, c/o The George Washington University Office of Continuing Education in the Health Professions, 2300 K Street, NW, Washington, DC 20037; (202)994-8929; fax: 994-1791; e-mail: smdm-office@smi.stanford.edu; Web: http://www.smdm.org.

Thirteenth Annual Pediatric Board Review, Ann Arbor, Mich, September 17-22. Info: J. Robertson, Department of Medical Education, PO Box 1157, Ann Arbor, MI 48106-1157; (800)800-0666; fax: (734)936-1641.

October

Advanced MR Visiting Fellowship for Physicians, Philadelphia, Pa, October 23-27. Info: M. Zajdel, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center (Radiology), 3400 Spruce Street, MRI Center, 1 Founders Bldg, Philadelphia, PA 19104; (215)662-7825; fax: 349-5925.

American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, Dallas, Tex, Oct 27-31. Info: AASLD, 1729 King St, Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22314-2720; (703)299-9766; fax: 299-9622; e-mail: aasld@aasld.org.

American Academy of Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, Lake Buena Vista, Fla, October 11-15. Info: E. F Capella, CMA-A, Exec Dir, Eastern Orthopaedic Association, Suite 5D, Pier 5 North, 7 N Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1486; (215)351-4110; fax: 351-1825; e-mail: eoaphila@aol.com; Web: http://www.eoa-assn.org.

American Academy of Pharmaceutical Physicians 7th Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Md, October 29-31. Info: B. Martin; (919)424-4441; fax: 424-4439; e-mail: bmartin@aapp.org; Web: http://www.aapp.org.

American Board of Pediatrics General Pediatrics Examination, Chapel Hill, NC, October 23-24. Info: American Board of Pediatrics, 111 Silver Cedar Ct, Chapel Hill, NC 27514; (919)929-0461; fax: 929-9255; Web: http://www.abp.org.

American College of Emergency Physicians Scientific Assembly, Philadelphia, Pa, October 23-26. Info: ACEP, 1125 Executive Circle, Irving, TX 75038-2522; (800)798-1822; fax: (972)580-2816; e-mail: meetingregistrar@acep.org.

American College of Nutrition 41st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nev, October 13-15. Info: ACN, (212)777-1037; fax: 777-1103; e-mail: office@cert-nutrition.org; Web: http://www.cert-nutrition.org.

American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, Chicago, Ill, October 22-27. Info: e-mail: swells@facs.org.

American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology Annual Meeting, Boston, Mass, October 22-25. Info: 12500 Fair Lakes Cir, Suite 375, Fairfax, VA 22033-3882; (800)962-7876 or (703)502-1550; fax: 502-7852 ; Web: http://www.astro.org.

American Society of Addiction Medicine's Review Course in Addiction Medicine, Chicago, Ill, October 26-28. Info: ASAM, 4601 N Park Ave, Arcade 101, Chevy Chase, MD 20815; (301)656-3920; fax: 656-3815; e-mail: email@asam.org; Web: http://www.asam.org.

American Society of Bariatric Physicians 50th Annual Symposium, October 5-7, Washington, DC. Info: ASBP, 5600 S Quebec St Suite 109 A, Englewood, CO 80111; (303)770-2526; fax: 779-4834; e-mail: bariatric@asbp.org; Web: http://www.asbp.org.

CHEST 2000, 66th Annual International Scientific Assembly, San Francisco, Calif, October 22-26. Info: American College of Chest Physicians Member Services, 3300 Dundee Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062; (847)498-1400; fax: 498-5460; e-mail: registration@chestnet.org; Web: http://www.chestnet.org.

Child Abuse and Neglect: Prevention, Assessment, and Treatment, Ypsilanti, Mich, October 23-24. Info: J. Robertson, Department of Medical Education, PO Box 1157, Ann Arbor, MI 48106-1157; (800)800-0666; (734)936-1641.

Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons, Chicago, Ill, October 22-27. Info: S. Garneski, American College of Surgeons, 633 N Saint Clair St, Chicago, IL 60611; (312)202-5000; fax: 202-5001; e-mail: sgarneski@facs.org; Web: http://www.facs.org.

Eastern Orthopaedic Association 37th Annual, Lake Buena Vista, Fla, October 11-15. Info: E. F. Capella, Eastern Orthopaedic Association, Suite 5D, Pier 5 North, 7 N Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1486; Web: http://www.EAO-ASSN.ORG.

Inter-American Course in Clinical Opthalmology, 22nd, October 31-November 3. Info: R. Bondar, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, 900 NW 17th St, Miami, FL 33136; (305)326-6110; fax: 326-6417; e-mail: rbondar@bpei.med.miami.edu; Web: http://www.bpei.med.miami.edu.

Interventional Radiology & Vascular Imaging 2000, Philadelphia, PA, October 4-7. Info: J. Ford Benner, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center (Radiology), 3400 Spruce Street, 1 Founders Building, Philadelphia, PA 19104; (215)662-7825; fax: 349-5925.

Principles of Radiation Physics & Medical Radiation Instrumentation, New York, NY, October 14-22. Info: B. Day, Institute for Nuclear Medical Education, 5660 Airport Blvd, Suite 101, Boulder, CO 80301; (800)548-4024; fax: (303)541-0066.

Seventh International Course on the Safety Assessment of Medicines, White Plains, NY, October 29-November 3. Info: B. Krokus, New York Medical College, Basic Science Building, Department of Pathology, Valhalla, NY 10595-1599; (914)594-3087; fax: 594-4163; e-mail: barbara_krokus@nymc.edu.

Screening and Management for Phenylketonuria Consensus Development Conference, Besthesda, Md, October 16-17. Info: (301)592-3320; e-mail: pku@prospectassoc.com; Web: http://consensus.nih.gov.

Sports Medicine for the Primary Care Physician, Ann Arbor, Mich, October 5-6. Info: J. Robertson, Department of Medical Education, PO Box 1157, Ann Arbor, MI 48106-1157; (800)800-0666; (734)936-1641.

Update on Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Ann Arbor, Mich, October 2-3. Info: J. Robertson, Department of Medical Education, PO Box 1157, Ann Arbor, MI 48106-1157; (800)800-0666; (734)936-1641.

November

AACC 15th Annual Conference, Anaheim, Calif, November 16-18. Info: Web: http://www.aacc.org/.

Advanced Body/Musculoskeletal MR Visiting Fellowship Program for Physicians, Philadelphia, PA, November 6-10. Info: M. Zajdel, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Radiology, 3400 Spruce Street, 1 Founders Building, Philadelphia, PA 19104; (215)662-6904; fax: 349-5925.

Advances in Cancer Management for the Surgeon, Boston, Mass, November 6-8. Info: D. Armstrong, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Jackson 918, Boston, MA 02114-2696; (617)724-1936; fax: 726-8623; e-mail: darmstrong1@partners.org.

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Assembly, San Francisco, Calif, November 2-5. Info: American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 1 IBM Plaza, Suite 2500, Chicago, IL 60611; (312)464-9700; fax: 464-0227; e-mail: info@aapmr.org.

American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, Dallas, Tex, November 10-14. Info: AASLD, 1729 King St, Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22314-2720; (703)299-9766; fax: 299-9622; e-mail: aasld@aasld.org.

Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse, Old Town Alexandria, Va, November 2-4. Info: Dir D. MacLane-Baeder, AMERSA, Brown University, Box G-BH, Providence, RI 02912; (401)785-8263; fax: 444-1850; e-mail: doreen@amersa.org.

Association for Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics Meeting, 5th Annual, Birmingham, Ala, November 2-5. Info: J. D. Bartlett, (205)934-6764; fax: 975-7052; e-mail: Jbartlett@icare.opt.uab.edu.

Association of Military Surgeons of the United State Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, November 5-10. Info: Linda Hines, (301)897-8800; Web: http://www.amsus.org.

Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium XVIII, Innovative Cancer Therapy for Tomorrow, New York, NY, November 8-11. Info: J. Silverman, Conference Coordinator, Division of Medical Oncology, Box 1178; Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave Levy Pl, New York, NY 10029; (212)241-6772; fax: 369-5440; e-mail: J_silverman@smtplink.mssm.edu; Web: http://info.neoplastics.mssm.edu.

Experimental Contact Dermatitis Workshop, 2nd, Dallas, Tex, November 17-18. Info: Rosemary Cockburn, Society for Investigative Dermatology, 820 W Superior Ave, #340, Cleveland, OH 44113; (216)579-9300; fax: 579-9333; e-mail: sid@sidnet.org.

Hepato-Biliary Symposium, Tampa, Fla, November 16-18. Info: American Society of Abdominal Surgeons, 675 Main St, Melrose, MA 02176; (617)665-6102; e-mail: absurg@gis.net.

Medical Radiation Protection & Radiopharmaceuticals and Chemistry, Los Angeles, Calif, November 11-19. Info: B. Day, Insitute of Nuclear Medical Education, 5660 Airport Blvd, Suite 101, Boulder, CO 80301; (800)548-4024; fax: (305)541-0066.

Neonatology 2000, Ann Arbor, Mich, November 9-10. Info: J. Robertson, Department of Medical Education, PO Box 1157, Ann Arbor, MI 48106-1157; (800)800-0666; fax: 936-1641.

Ninth Annual Primary Health Care of Women, Ann Arbor, Mich, November 30-December1. Info: J. Robertson, Department of Medical Education, PO Box 1157, Ann Arbor, MI 48106-1157; (800)800-0666; fax: 936-1641.

Pre-AHA International Cardiology Symposium, Charlottesville, VA, November 4-10. Info: N. Faux, University of Virginia Health System, 1400 West Main St, Corner Bldg, Charlottesville, Va 22908; (804) 243-6383; fax: 982-3202; e-mail: interheart@virginia.edu; Web: http://www.med.virginia.edu/.

Research Symposium (53rd Annual), Houston, Tex, November 14-17. Info: University of Texas/M. D. Anderson Medical Center, Texas Medical Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030-4095; (713)792-2222; fax: 794-1724; e-mail: meetings@mdacc.tmc.edu.

Scottsdale Headache Symposium, Scottsdale, Ariz, November 3-5. Info: American Association for the Study of Headache, (856)423-3195; fax: 423-0082.

San Diego Conference (15th Annual), Anaheim, Calif, November 16-18. Info: Jerry Goldsmith, Advancing Clinical Laboratory Science Worldwide, (202)835-8731; e-mail: jgoldsmith@aacc.org.

Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology With Transvaginal Sonography Option, Ann Arbor, Mich, November 8-10. Info: J. Robertson, Department of Medical Education, PO Box 1157, Ann Arbor, MI 48106-1157; (800)800-0666; fax: 936-1641.

December

American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry Annual Meeting and Symposium, Phoenix, Ariz, December 7-10. Info: AAAP, 7301 Mission Rd, Suite 252, Prairie Village, KS 66208; (913)262-6161; fax: 262-4311; e-mail: addicpsych@aol.com.

Medical Review Officer Training Course, Washington, DC, December 1-3. Info: American Society of Addiction Medicine, 4601 N Park Ave, Arcade 101, Chevy Chase, MD 20815; (301)656-3920; 656-3815; e-mail: email@asam.org; Web: http://www.asam.org.

Principles of Radiation Physics & Medical Radiation Instrumentation, Boulder, Colo, December 9-17. Info: B. Day, Institute for Nuclear Medical Education, 5660 Airport Blvd, Suite 101, Boulder, CO 80301; (800)548-4024; fax: (303)541-0066.

January 2001

Group for Research in Pathology Education (GRIPE) Winter 2001, Oklahoma City, OK, January 10-13. Info: Deborah S. Redwine, St. George's University, 940 Stanton L. Young Blvd, BMSB 434, PO Box 26901, Oklahoma City, OK 73190; (405)271-3390; fax (405)271-8774; email: GRIPE@ouhsc.edu; Web: http://griper.org.

Southern Clinical Neurological Society Annual Meeting. Los Suenos, Costa Rica, January 14-18. Info: M. F. Walden, 4410 West Newberry Road, Suite A1, Gainesville, FL 32607; (352)375-6137; fax: (352)336-3476; email: milliefayew@aol.com.

March

American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine, Atlanta, Ga, March 29-April 1. Info: ACP-ASIM Customer Service, 190 N Independence Mall W, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1572; (800)523-1546, ext 2600; fax: (215)351-2799; e-mail: custserv@mail.acponline.org.

Clinical and Scientific Congress of the International Anesthesia Research Society, 76th Annual, Fort Lauderdale, Fla, March 16-20. Info: International Anesthesia Research Society, 2 Summit Park Dr, Suite 140, Cleveland, OH 44131-2553; (216)642-1124; fax: 642-1127; e-mail: iarshq@iars.org.

Eighth Annual Winter Symposium, Snowmass, Colo, March 3-10. Info: Education and Research Foundation for the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 310 S. Henry Street, Alexandria, VA 22314; (703)299-9291; fax: (703)299-8898; e-mail: info@aafprs.org; Web: http://www.aafprs.org.

Hepatobiliary Disease in Clinical Practice: Update XIV. Lowes Miami Beach, FL, March 29-31. Info: Div of Continuing Medical Education, University of Miami School of Medicine, PO Box 016960 (D23-3), Miami, FL 33101; (305)243-6716; fax: 243-5613.

Varicella-Zoster Virus, Fourth International Conference, La Jolla, Calif, March 3-5. Info: VZV Research Foundation, 40 E 72nd St, New York, NY 10021; (212)472-3181; fax: 861-7033; e-mail: vzv@vzvfoundation.org.

April

American Society of Neuroradiology, 39th Annual Meeting, Boston, Mass, April 21-27. Info: A. D. Ickes, American Society of Neuroradiology, 2210 Midwest Rd, Suite 207, Oak Brook, IL 60523-8205; (630)574-0220, ext 231; fax: 574-1740; e-mail: aickes@asnr.org.

May

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, San Antonio, Tex, May 2-6. Info: American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, 1000 Riverside Ave, Suite 205, Jacksonville, FL 32204; (904)353-7878; fax: 353-8185.

June

Tenth Congress of the International Headache Society, New York, NY, June 29-July 3. Info: M. Bishop, American Association for the Study of Headache, (856)423-3195; fax: 423-0082.

July

American Association for Clinical Chemistry, Chicago, Ill, July 29-August 2. Info: A. Leonard, 2101 L Street NW, Suite 202, Washington, DC 20037-1526; (202)857-0717; fax: 887-5093; e-mail: custserv@aacc.org; Web: http://www.aacc.org.

September

Sixth Congress of the International Xenotransplantation Association, Chicago, Ill, September 29-October 3. Info: Felicissimo & Associates Inc, 205 Vigar Ave W, Suite 201, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H2Z 1G2; (514)874-1998; fax: 874-1580; e-mail: info@ixa2001chicago.com; Web: http://www.ixa2001chicago.com.

October

Eastern Orthopaedic Association, Southampton, Bermuda, October 10-14. Info: E. F. Capella, Eastern Orthopaedic Association, Suite 5D, Pier 5 North, 7 N Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1486; Web: http://www.EOA-ASSN.ORG.

American Society of Bariatric Physicians 51th Annual Symposium, San Diego, Calif, October 25-27, Info: ASBP, 5600 S Quebec St Suite 109 A, Englewood, CO 80111; (303)770-2526; fax: 779-4834; e-mail: bariatric@asbp.org; Web: http://www.asbp.org.

November

Scottsdale Headache Symposium, Scottsdale, Ariz, November 2-4. Info: AASH, (856)423-3195; fax: 423-0082.

March 2002

Ninth Annual Winter Symposium, Vail, Colo, March 9-13. Info: Education and Research Foundation for the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 310 S. Henry Street, Alexandria, VA 22314; (703)299-9291; fax (703)299-8898; e-mail: info@aafprs.org; Web: http://www.aafprs.org.

April

American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa, April 11-14. Info: ACP-ASIM Customer Service, 190 N Independence Mall W, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1572; (800)523-1546, ext 2600; fax: (215)351-2799; e-mail: custserv@mail.acponline.org.

June

44th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Headache, Seattle, Wash, June 21-23. Info: AASH, (856)423-3195; fax: 423-0082.

August 2000

XXVII Congress of the European Society for Artificial Organs, Lausanne, Switzerland, August 31-September 2. Info: Beat H. Walpoth, MD, c/o BBS Congress GmbH, CH-300 Bern 25, Switzerland, 41-31-3318275; fax: 41-31-3329879; email: bbscongress@swissonline.ch; Web: http://www.insel.ch/esao.

Digestive Endoscopy, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, August 31-September 1. Info: H. Stockmann, European Postgraduate Gastro-Surgical School, G-4-zuid, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 31-20-5663926; fax: 31-20-5666569; e-mail: W.J.Stockmann@amc.uva.nl; Web: http://www.xs4all.nl/~pfockens/EPGS.html.

Peripheral Neuropathy in the New Millennium, Bannff, Alberta, August 18-20. Info: L. Rokowski, RN, Inter@ctive Information Solutions, 1171 E Rancho Vistoso Blvd, Suite 121, Tucson, AZ 85737; (888)463-8734 or (520)818-0949; Web: http://www.intgrtd.com/banff/banmain.html.

World Congress of the International Society of Hematology (28th), Toronto, Ontario, August 26-30. Info: ISH 2000, Secretariat, 275 Bay St, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1R 5Z5; (613)238-9997; fax: 236-2727; e-mail: ish2000@intertask.net; Web: http://www.ish2000.org.

September

Australian and New Zealand Burns Association: Beyond 2000: Quality Beyond Survival, Perth, Western Australia, September 6-8. Info: Congress West Pty Ltd, PO Box 1248, West Perth, Western Australia 6872; 61-8-9322-6906; 61-8-9322-1734; e-mail: conwes@congresswest.com.au.

Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe, Maastricht, the Netherlands, September 10-14. Info: IDKD, Pilatusstr 14, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland; 41-1-262 24 04; fax: 41-1-261 05 78.

Epilepsia 2000, Santiago, Chile, September 7-9. Info: Dr Manuel Campos, (56-2)232 93 47; fax: (56-2)229 67 81; e-mail: mcampos@med.puc.cl.

ESOP European Society of Pharmacovigilance, 8th Annual Meeting, Verona, Italy, September 21-23. Info: Professor G. P. Velo, Clinical Pharmacology Research Unit, Policlinico Borgo Roma, University of Verona, 37134 Verona, Italy; 39-045-80986111 or 39-045-8074899; fax: 39-045-581111; e-mail: esop@sfm.univr.it; Web: http://www.sfm.univr.it/esop.

International Collaborative Group for Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, 12th Meeting, Tiberias, Galilee, Israel, September 20-24. Info: P. Rozen, MD, PO Box 29041, Tel Aviv 61290, 972-3-5175150; fax: 972-3-5175155; e-mail: icg@targetconf.com; Web: http://www.nfdht.nl.

Tissue Engineering Symposium: Imagination to Reality Through Technology, Perth, Western Australia, September 3-5. Info: Congress West Pty Ltd, PO Box 1248, West Perth, Western Australia 6872; 61-8-9322-6906; 61-8-9322-1734; e-mail: conwes@congresswest.com.au.

October

Association for Academic Psychiatry Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, October 4-7. Info: AAP Executive Office, Clark Building, 110, Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, MA 02238; (617)499-5660; e-mail: mta.psy.vrk@mahhosp.org.

Biology of Bile Acids in Health and Disease, Den Haag, the Netherlands, October 12-13. Info: Falk Foundation e.V. Congress Division, Leinenweberstr. 5, PO Box 6529, D-79041 Freiburg, Germany; 49-761-15-14-0; fax: 49-761-15-14-359; e-mail: symposia@falkfoundation.de.

Congress of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine, 13th Annual, Rome, Italy, October 1-4. Info: ESICM Congress Secretariat, 40 Avenue Joseph Wybran, 1070 Brussels, Belgium; 32-2-5590355; fax: 32-2-5270062; email: public@esicm.org; Web: http://www.esicm.org.

Congress of the Union of Middle Eastern and Mediterranean Pediatric Societies, Portoroz, Slovenia, October 4-6. Info: Dr I. Vidmar, Division for Pediatric Surgery and Intensive Care, Zaloska 7, 1525 Ljubljana, Slovenia; 386-61-316-446; fax: 386-61-130-17-14; e-mail: ivan.vidmar@kclj.si.

Functional Disorders of the Colon and Rectum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, October 19-20. Info: H. Stockmann, European Postgraduate Gastro-Surgical School, G-4-zuid, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 31-20-5663926; fax: 31-20-5666569; e-mail: W.J.Stockmann@amc.uva.nl; Web: http://www.xs4all.nl/~pfockens/EPGS.html.

Gastroenterology 2000 in Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany, October 1-4. Info: Falk Foundation e.V. Congress Division, Leinenweberstr. 5, PO Box 6529, D-79041 Freiburg, Germany; 49-761-15-14-0; fax: 49-761-15-14-359; e-mail: symposia@falkfoundation.de.

International Conference on Science and Technology: Chemistry and Chemical Sciences, Biochemistry-Biosciences, Pharmacy and Medicine, and Environmental Pollution, Bangkok, Thailand, October 5-6. Info: Dr V. M. Bhatnagar, Alena Chemicals of Canada, PO Box 1779, Cornwall, Ontario, Canada K6H 5V7; (613)932-7702.

International Conference on Science and Technology: Chemistry and Chemical Sciences, Biochemistry-Biosciences, Pharmacy and Medicine, and Environmental Pollution, New Delhi, India, October 12-13. Info: Dr V. M. Bhatnagar, Alena Chemicals of Canada, PO Box 1779, Cornwall, Ontario, Canada K6H 5V7; (613)932-7702.

International Symposium on the Autonomic Nervous System, 11th, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, October 27-29. Info: A. Zeller or S. Paxton, Registrars, American Autonomic Society, Mayo Clinic, 811 Guggenheim, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905; (507)284-3375; fax: 284-3133; e-mail: zeller.anita@mayo.edu; Web: http://www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/gcrc/aas.

World Congress on Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 10th, Zagreb, Croatia, October 4-7. Info: Asim Kurjak, MD, PhD, Department of OB/GYN, Sveti Duh Hospital, Sveti Duh 64, 10.000 Zagreb, Croatia; 385-1-374-55-37; fax: 385-1-374-55-34; e-mail: asim.kurjak@public.srce.hr; Web: http://obg.med.wayne.edu/ISUOG/home.htm.

November

Chronic Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, Bucharest, Romania, November 4. Info: C. Chira, Fundeni Hospital, Sos Fundeni nr 258, Sector 2, Bucharest, Romania; 40(1)2-40-52-85; fax: 40(1)2-40-88-43.

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopic Interventions in Pediatric Gastroenterology, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, November 16-17. Info: H. Stockmann, European Postgraduate Gastro-Surgical School, G-4-zuid, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 31-20-5663926; fax: 31-20-5666569; e-mail: W.J.Stockmann@amc.uva.nl; Web: http://www.xs4all.nl/~pfockens/EPGS.html.

Ethics Across Cultures, Eras, and Borders, November 5-9, Beer-Sheva, Israel. Info: Ethics Congress, Peltours-Te'um Congress Organisers, POB 52407, Jerusalem 91520, Israel; 972-2-648-1245; fax: 972-2-648-1305; e-mail: teumcong@netmedia.net.il.

International Conference on Priorities in Health Care, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, November 23-24. Info: Mrs Els M de Bruijn, MD, Royal Dutch Medical Association, PO Box 20051, 3502 LB Utrecht; fax: 31-30-28-23-326; e-mail: priorities@knmg.nl.

Neuroradiology in Nevis, Nevis, West Indies, November 17-20. Info: J. F. Benner, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 3400 Spruce St, 1 Silverstein Bldg, Philadelphia, PA 19104; (214)662-6904; fax: 349-5925.

Road Safety Research, Policing & Education 2000 Conference, Queensland, Australia, November 26-28. Info: Road Safety 2000, PO Box 1280 Milton, Queensland, 4064, Australia; 61-0-7-3858-5554; fax: 61-0-7-3858-5510; e-mail: rs2000@im.com.au.

Third International Conference on Priorities in Health Care, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, November 23-24. Info: Boerhaave Congress Office; (31) 71527 5294; fax: (31) 71527 5262; e-mail: J.J.L.Muller@lumc.nl; Web: http://www.healthpriorities.net.

V Congress of the Iberoamerican Society of Osteology and Mineral Metabolism, November 29-December 1. Info: SIBOMM Secretariat, J.E. Uriburu 1267, Buenos Aires, Argentina 1114; 54-11-4827-4281; fax: 54-11-4827-4281; e-mail: sibomm@arnet.com.ar; Web: http://www.sibomm.com.

World Stroke Congress, Melbourne, Australia, November 25-29. Info: ICMS Pty Ltd, 84 Queensbridge Rd, Southbank, Victoria, Australia 3006; fax: 61-3-9682-0288; e-mail: stroke@icms.com.au.

December

Third Amsterdam International Update on Hepatology, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, December 14-15. Info: H. Stockmann, European Postgraduate Gastro-Surgical School, G-4-zuid, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 31-20-5663926; fax: 31-20-5666569; e-mail: W.J.Stockmann@amc.uva.nl; Web: http://www.xs4all.nl/~pfockens/EPGS.html.

January 2001

Headache Now/Bal Harbour 2001, San Juan, Puerto Rico, January 19-21. Info: AASH, (856)423-3195; fax: 423-0082.

March

Heart and Brain, Istanbul, Turkey, March 21-24. Info: Prof N. M. Bornstein, PO Box 50006, Tel Aviv 61500, Israel; 972 3 5140018; fax: 972 3 5175674; e-mail: stroke5@kenes.com.

July

British Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (BCOG), Birmingham, England, July 10-13. Info: BCOG Secretariat, Congress House, 65 West Dr, Cheam, Sutton, Surrey SM2 7NB, England; 44 (0)20 8661 0877; fax: 44 (0)20 8661 9036; e-mail: info@conforg.com.

January 2002

Headache Now/ Bal Harbour 2002, San Juan, Puerto Rico, January 18-20. Info: AASH, (856) 423-3195; fax: 423-0082.

XXXVII Congress of the ERA-EDTA, Nice, France, September 17-20. Info: I. C. Fontana, ERA-EDTA Office, Casella Postale 474, Parma Sud, Parma 43100 Italy; (39) 0521-989078; fax: (39) 0521-291777; e-mail: eraedta@ipruniv.cce.unipr.it.

CIRSE 2000, Maastricht, the Netherlands, September 10-14. Info: Ms. V. Kissels, PO Box 1402, NL-6201, BK Maastricht, the Netherlands; (31) 43361 9192; fax: (31) 43361 9020.

Fifth Congress of the European Federation of Neurological Societies, Copenhagen, Denmark, October 14-18. Info: E. Deisenhammer, MD, Professor of Neurology, EFNS Secretary General, EFNS Head Office, Neurological, Hosp. Rosenhugel, Riedelgasse 5, Vienna A-1130 Austria; (431) 88000270; fax: (431) 8892581; e-mail: headoffice@efns.org.

IFOS XVII World Congress of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Cairo, Egypt, October 21-26. Info: M. N. Kothy, Professor, 11 El Ansary Street, Mansheit El-Bakry, Cairo ET-11341 Egypt; (202) 2915434; fax: (202) 271-8787; e-mail: nkotby@attmail.com; Web: http://www.ifoscairo.com.eg.

12th World Congress of Neurosurgery, Sydney, Australia, September 15-21. Info: A. H. Kaye, MD, President, Congress Secretariat, PO Box 2609, Sydney 2001 Australia; (612) 92411478; (612) 92513552; e-mail: reply@icmsaust.com.ou.

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