March 2-5, 1994
The Third International Symposium on Osteoporosis: Research Advances and Clinical Applications will be held at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, LXZ. Sponsored by the National Osteoporosis Foundation, the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, and the National Institute of Health, the symposium will provide an overview of current research and clinical advances in the field of osteoporosis. For more information, contact Sharon Alleyne, Director, Professional Relations and Education, the National Osteoporosis Foundation, 1150 17th Street, NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20036; 202223-2226.
Moreh 17-18, 1994
The Alzheimer's Disease Conference: Advances in Treatment 1994 will be held at the Pan Pacific Hotel in San Diego. The conference is sponsored by the University of California - San Diego, the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, and the Alzheimer's Disease Diagnostic and Treatment Center of La Jolla, California. For more information, contact Cass Jones, Professional Conference Management Inc., 7916 Convoy Court, San Diego, CA 92111; 619-565-9921.
April 7-10, 1994
The National Kidney Foundation's Third Annual Spring Nephrology Meetings will be held at the Chicago Sheraton & Towers in Chicago. The meetings will offer six programs targeted towards family practitioners, nephrologists, renal and nonrenal dietitians, social workers, nurses, and technicians. For more information, contact Ellie Schlam, National Kidney Foundation, Inc., 30 East 33rd Street, New York, NY 10016; 212-889-2210.
April 27-Moy 1,1994
The Association for Death Education and Counseling's (ADEC) 16th Annual Conference will be held at the Red Lion Hotel-Lloyd Center in Portland, Oregon. Topics to be featured include death as a result of cult affiliation, death and the Native American, AIDS and the challenge to mourn, and laughter in the face of death. In addition, the ADEC Education Institute will sponsor certification preparation courses and specialty workshops. Continuing Education Units, NBCC, Nursing, and APA credits for the workshops and certification preparation courses will be offered. For more information, contact the ADEC Central Office at 203-232-4825.
April 27-Moy 1,1994
The National Council on Aging's (NCOA) 44th Annual Conference, "Building Community: A Challenge for an Aging Society," will be held at the Washington Hilton and Towers in Washington, DC. The conference will offer more than 100 sessions, including seminars, training sessions, workshops, and round tables. For more information, contact the NCOA, 409 Third Street SW, Washington, DC 20024; 202-479-6998.
May 25-28, 1994
The Third International Family Nursing Conference will be held in Montreal. For more information, contact McGiIl University, 550 Sherbrooke Street West, West Tower, Suite 490, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1B9; 514-3983770.