September 19, 1985: Adolescent Sexuality will be presented as part of the Carrier Foundation's COMED sessions. For further information or registration call (201) 874-4000, ext 46). or write, Medical Education, Carrier Foundation, PO Box 147, Belle Mead, NJ 08502.
September 21, 1985: 1985 Update In Endocrinology will be held at the Ramada Inn, Niagara Falls, New York. Fee is S35 with six credit hours available. For information contact Rayna Saville, Coordinator, Pediatrie Continuing Medical Education, Children's Hospital of Buffalo, 219 Bryant Street, Buffalo, NY 14222 or call (716) 878-7630.
September 27-29, 1985: Second Midwest Regional Conference on Women In Medicine will be held at the Alameda Plaza Hotel. Wornall Road at Ward Parkway Kansas City, Missouri. Sponsored by the University of Kansas Medical Center the fees are $130 for physicians, $60 for other health professionals, S20 for students. Guest Speaker will be Ellen L Shulman, MD of NASA, at the Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas. For information contact Jan Johnston, Office of Continuing Education, University of Kansas Medical Center, 39th and Rainbow Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66103 or call (913) 588-4480.
September 30-October 2, 1985: The National Conference on Neonatal Nursing will be held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Sponsored by the National Association of Neonatal Nurses and Contemporary Forums, the tuition is $185. For further information contact Contemporary Forums, 219 Canyon Vista, Danville, CA 94526 or call (415) 820-2800.
October 2-5, 1985: 39th Annual Meeting of the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine will be held in Seattle, Washington. For further information contact AACPDM, PO Box 11083, Richmond, VA 23220.
October 3, 1985: National Conference on Television and Children will be held at Yale Medical School, New Haven, Connecticut. Sponsored by the Connecticut chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAPJ and the AAP's task force on Television and Children, featured speakers include Benjamin Spock, MD. Dorothy Singer, EdD, and more. Course fee is $45. For more information contact Victor C Stasburger, MD, (Course Director), Bridgeport Hospital, 267 Grant Street, Bridgeport, CT 06610 or call (203) 384-3064.
October 3-4, 1985: Eighth Annual Current Concerns In Adolescent Medicine "A Practitioner's Guide to Teenage Health Care" will be held at the Warwick Hotel, 65 West 54th Street, New York City. Sponsored by the Division of Adolescent Medicine of the Department of Pediatrics, Schneider Children's Hospital, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New York, the program is open to pediatricians, family practitioners and allied health professionals. For information contact Ann J. Boehme, Associate Director for Continuing Education, Long Island Jewish Medical Center. New Hyde Park, NY 11402 or call (718)470-8650.
October 4-5, 1985: Legal Issues In Medical Practice 1985 will be held in San Francisco, California. Sponsored by the Department of Family and Community Medicine of the University of California School of Medicine at San Francisco and by the American College of Legal Medicine, the course is designed to aid clinicians in avoiding the legal perils inherent in practicing medicine today Registration will be held Friday October 4, 1 985 from 8:00-8:45 am at the Ralston Room, Sheraton- Pa lace Hotel, 639 Market Street, San Francisco. California. Tuition is S150 or $90 for non-USCF interns, residents, fellows if a letter of verification from the training program accompanies registration application. For additional program information, please call (415) 666-4251.
October 11-12, 1985: Pathophyslology and Treatment of Cystic Hbrosfs will be he/d at the Sheraton Brock Hotel, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. Fees are $190 for physicians in practice, $90 for allied health professionals and $50 for physiologists attending APS meeting, October 13-18. Thirteen credit hours available. For information contact Rayna Saville, coordinator, Pediatrie Continuing Medical Education, Children's Hospital of Buffalo, 219 Bryant Street, Buffalo, NY 14222 or call (collect) (716) 878-7630.
October 14-17, 1985: The Fetus & Newborn: State of the Art Care will be held in San Diego, California. The conference will focus on the advances that most affect perinatal care in the 80s. Tuition is $295 for physicians and $205 for nurses. Twenty-one category I Credit hours and 21 Contact hours available. For information contact Contemporary Forums, 530 LaGonda Way Danville, CA 94526 or call (415) 820-2800.
October 18, 1985: 'Apnea of Infancy: Tb Breathe or Not to Breathe" will be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, San Antonio, Texas. Sponsored by the Santa Rosa Children's Hospital Foundation. The conference will feature presentations by Jack Aranda, MD. McGiII University Medical School, Barry Fisher, MD, Phoenix Children's Hospital, and Denise J. Strieder, MD, Harvard Medical School. For information contact Medical School Continuing Education Services. 7703 Floyd Curl Drive. San Antonio, TX 78284, or call (512) 691-6295.
October 19-24, 1985: American Academy of Pediatrics Meeting will be held in San Antonio, Texas. For information contact Joyce Hackbert. American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 NW Point Boulevard. PO Box 927, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007.
October 28-31, 1985: First International Congress on "Food and Health, New Perspectives Between Gastronomy and Medical Science for a better quality life" will be held in Salsomaggiore Terme, Italy. Sponsored by the Institute of Pharmacology, University of Pisa, Italy under the auspices of the International Association of Biomédical Research and the Italian Society of Clinical Pharmacology For scientific information contact Professor Aldo Bertelli, Institute of Pharmacology, University of Pisa, Via Roma, 55, 56100 Pisa, ftafy. For technical information contact Francesca Buccafusca, ALM, Via Lattuada 26, 20135 Milano, Italy, Telex 313063 HOTALM I, or Georges M. Halpern, MD, Co-President at 800-832-3200.
October 28-31, 1985: The National Safety Council Congress and Exposition will be held at the New Orleans Marriott Hotel and the Rivergate Convention Center. Sponsored by the National Safety Council, more than 150 educational sessions on various health and safety topics will be discussed. For information contact Convention and Meeting Management, National Safety Council, 444 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 6061 1, or call (312) 527-4800.
November 4-8, 1985: "Powerful Networking Experience" will be held at the NCFK Annual Conference and Exhibition, Sheraton-Dallas Hotel, Dallas, Texas. The theme will be "Enriching Families: Ethnic, Cultural and Religious Networks." For information contact National Council on Family Relations, Conference Coordinator, 1910 West County Road B, Suite 147, St. Paul, MN 551 13.
November 6-10, 1985: Sports Medicine Seminar will be held at the Greenbrier White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. Sponsored by the Lloyd Noland Hospital and Health Centers, the fee is S285. For further information contact George M. Converse, MD, Director, Medical Education, Lloyd Noland Hospital and Health Centers, 701 Ridgeway Road, Fairfield, AL 35064 or call (205) 783-5276/5121.
November 10-13, 1985: Seventh National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect will be held in Chicago. The conference is sponsored by The National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect. For further information contact 7th National Conference Headquarters, c/o Moorevents, Incorporated, 400 N. Michigan, Suite 2300, Chicago, IL 60611 or call (312) 644-5997.
November 14-17, 1985: Fourteenth Annual Cardiopulmonary Seminar win be held at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort, Clearwater Beach, Florida. The seminar is co-sponsored by the Medical Staff of Sun Coast Hospital and the University of South Florida. For further information contact the Medical Education Department. Sun Coast Hospital, PO Box 2025. Largo. FL 34294-2025 or call (813) 586-7103.
November 15, 1985: Progress In Pediatrics 1985 will be held at the Thomas B. Turner Building, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions. Baltimore, Maryland. Sponsored by the Children's Medical and Surgical Center of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, the fees are S80 for physicians and S40 for residents. For information contact Jeanne Ryan, Program Coordinator. Turner 22, 720 Rutland Avenue, Baltimore. MD 21205, or call (301) 955-6046.
November 16-19, 1985: National Perinatal Association - Annual Clinical Conference will be held in Orlando, Fionda. This conference will deal with a broad spectrum of clinical perinatal topics and focus on the theme, "High Tech-Soft Touch." For further information contact the conference coordinator. Contemporary Forums. 219 Canyon Vista. Danville, CA 94526 or call (415) 820-2800.
November 20-22, 1985: "Clinical Advances In Pediatrics," a postgraduate course for all those involved in the care of children will be presented at the Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri. The course will cover the topics of Allergy Child Abuse. Day Care, Developmental Pediatrics. Immunology, Infectious Diseases, Neonatology. Nephrology Nutrition and Urology For information contact Kurt Metzel, MD, Course Director, MENORAH MEDICAL CENTER, 4949 Rockhill Road. Kansas City MO 64110. or call (816) 276-8089.
November 21-23, 1985: Evolution In the Total Care of the Pediatrie Hematology/Oncology Patient will be held at the Hyatt Hotel m Orlando, Florida. The Ninth Annual Seminar is sponsored by the Florida Association of Pediatrie Tumor programs. Inc. Fees are S95 for physicians and S40 for non-physicians. For further information contact Cindi Butson. Seminar coordinator. PO Box 13372, University Station, Gainesville, Florida 32604 or call (904) 375-6848.