A selected listing of meetings of interest to psychiatrists during the next six weeks.
December 1-5, 1982: Seventh Southeastern Conference on Alcohol and Drug Abuse will be held in Atlanta. Sponsored by the American Medical Society on Alcoholism and Charter Medical Corporation, the program will feature leading physicians, psychiatrists, nurses, research specialists, educators, and others. For more information, contact: Barbara D. Turner, R. N., Conference Coordinator, Charter Medical Corporation, Addictive Disease Division. 5780 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, Suite 170, Atlanta, GA 30342 (404)257-9333.
December 3 and 4, 1982: The Psychobiology of Eating and Its Disorders, sponsored by the Association for Research in Nervous and Mental Disease, Inc., will be held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City. Further information can be obtained from Bernard Cohen, M. D., Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave Levy Place, Room 21-74, New York, NY 10029 (212)348-8133.
December 9, 1982: Update on Dementia, sponsored by the Department of Psychiatry of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, will be held in Baltimore. This conference will present an update on the dementing illnesses. For further information, contact the program coordinator at: Office of Continuing Education, 720 Rutland Avenue, Turner 22, Baltimore, MD 21205 (301)955-6046.
December 10-11, 1982: Medical Update for Practicing Psychiatrists will be held in Baltimore. This conference is designed to offer practicing psychiatrists a unique opportunity to update and review general medical knowledge as well as to discover some of the newest diagnostic and therapeutic developments. Contact: Program of Continuing Education, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 10 South Pine Street, Room 300, Baltimore, MD 21201 (301)528-3956.
January 16, 17 and 18, 1983: International Symposium on the Psychobiology ot Alcoholism will be sponsored by the UCLA Extension Department of Continuing Education in Health Sciences and the UCLA School of Medicine, in collaboration with the UCLA Alcohol Center and the World Psychiatric Association Section on Biological Psychiatry, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills, California. For further information, contact: Health Sciences, UCLA Extension, P.O. Box 24901, Los Angeles, CA 90024 (213) 825-7257.