October 5-10, 1987: Emergency Medical Review. Credit: 45 hours of ACEP Category I. AMA Category I, and 45 prescribed hours AAFP For information, contact Marge Adey or Brenda Ram, Center for Continuing Education, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 42nd & Dewey Avenue, Omaha. NE 68105; (402) 559-4152.
October 10-17, 1987: 12th Annual Pediatrics for the Practitioner: A Pediatric Symposium at the Mauna Kea Beach Resort, Island of Hawaii. Credit: 20 hours Category I AMA/CMA. For information, contact the Center for Health Education, 2801 Atlantic Avenue, PO Box 1428, Long Beach, CA 90801-1428; (2I3J 595-3811.
October 21-24, 1987: 13th International Symposium on Neonatal Intensive Care at the CasinoRoyal Grand Hotel, Sanremo, Italy. For information, contact GE. Moro, MD. Provincial Maternity Hospital, Via M. Melloni, 52, 20129 Milan, Italy; telephone (02)7423291/2/3.
October 24-25, 1987: Intravenous Immunoglobulins In Pediatric Management at the Niagara Hilton, Niagara Falls, New York. For information, contact Rayna Saville, Coordinator, Continuing Medical Education, Children's Hospital, 219 Bryant Street, Buffalo, NY 14222-2099; (716) 878-7630.
October 28-30, 1987: Heart Transplantation In Children at the Pediatric Heart Institute of St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia. Credit: 12 hours Category I for the Physician's Recognition Award of the AMA. Fees: S375 for physicians, $175 for nurses, students, and other health professionals. For information, contact the Office for Continuing Medical Education, Temple University School of Med/cine, 3400 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104; |2I5) 221-4787.
November 6-7, 1987: Progress In Pediatrics 1987 at The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland. Sponsored by The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions and Children's Medical and Surgical Center. Credits: 1 1 AMA Category 1, 1 J PREP other appropriate credit is pending. Fees: $100; residents and fellows, $50. For information, contact Program Coordinator, Office of Continuing Education, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Turner 22, 720 Rutland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21205; (301) 955-6046.
November 12-15, 1987: Current Issues in Perinatal Medicine at Marriott's Rancho Las Palmas Resort, Palm Springs, California. Category I credit pending. For information, contact the Center for Health Education, 2801 Atlantic Avenue, PO Box 1428, Long Beach, CA 90801-1428; (213) 595-3811.
November 20-22, 1987: Update In Pediatric Infectious Diseases at the Annapolis Hotel, Annapolis, MD. This course is an update on pediatric diseases, dealing with various viral and bacterial illnesses encountered by the practicing physician. The problems of immunodeficiency and immunizations, plus a review of antibiotics, will be discussed. Sponsored by The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, the Maryland Chapter of the /V\P and the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Credits: 11 Category I AMA and PREP credits available. Fees: AMA member, $125 ($100 before 9/15); nonmembers, $150 ($125 before 9/15). For information, contact Pamela Macedonia, Program Coordinator, Office of Continuing Education, Turner 22, 720 Rutland Avenue, Baltimore. MD 21205. (301) 955-6085.
November 21, 1987: Common Orthopedic Problems In Children: A Practical Guide to Problem Solving and Management at the Teaching Center Auditorium, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York. Open to pediatricians, family practitioners, orthopedic surgeons, physiatrists, physical therapists, and allied health professionals. Credits: 6 Category I from the ACCME and AMA. Tuition: S95; residents and allied health professionals, $45. For further information, contact Ann J. Boehme, Associate Director for Continuing Education, Schneider Children's Hospital of Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11042; (718) 470-8650.
November 23-24, 1987: Clinical Dilemmas in Perinatology at the Essex House, New York City. The symposium is presented by the Greater New York Chapter of the March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation and New York Hospital-Cornell University Medical Center. All interested health professionals are welcome. Approval pending for 9 credit hours. Category I of the Physician's Recognition Award of the AMA. Registration fee, $135. For more information, contact Janis Bierman, March of Dimes, 622 Third Avenue. New York, NY 10017; (212) 922-1460.
December 6-8, 1987: Two Great Debates In Neonatology to be held at Loew's L'Enfant Plaza Hotel, Washington, DC. Extra corporeal membrane oxygenation and high frequency ventilation will be discussed. Deadline for abstract presentation October 1, 1987. Conference sponsored by Ross Laboratories. For more information, contact JF Lucey, MD. Medical Center Hospital of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401.