August 15-17, 1986: The Eighth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, to be held at the University of Massachusetts. Amherst, Massachusetts. The conference will focus on three topics, formal analysis of language, intelligent systems, and neuroscience and cognitive science. Conference will be preceded by a three-day workshop on Teaching Cognitive Science. Fees: general - $80; society members - S 70; students - $45. Add $10 iate registration penally for fees received after August 1. Send payment for registration and accommodations to; University Conference Services, CS#87-I7. 918 Campus Center. University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003; call (413) 545-017? for registration and dormitory housing information only.
September 26-27, 1906: "Psychiatry Today: Clinical, Research and Social Interfaces," a joint meeting sponsored by the Illinois Psychiatric Society and the American Association for Social Psychiatry Fee: $125/member, $175/nonmember (APA). Contact: Rose B. Heald, Illinois Psychiatric Society, 20 North Michigan Avenue. Chicago, IL 60602.
October 4-5, 1986: Legal Issues in Medical Practice is a symposium jointly sponsored by ifie Department of Family and Community Medicine of ihe University of California School of Medicine at San Francisco School of Medicine and by the American College of Legal Medicine. The course is designed to aid clinicians in avoiding the legal perils inherent in practicing medicine t.oday. Registration 15 Friday October 4, 1985 from 8:00-8:45 am at the SheratonPalace Hotel, 639 Market Street, Sari Francisco, California, Tuition is SI50, S90 for non-UCSF interns, residents, fellows if a letter of verification from the training program accompanies registration form. For additional program information call (415)666-4251.
October 5-24, 1986: Delegation to the People's Republic of China sponsored by China-US Exchanges. The focus of the delegation is on the delivery of mental health services. Led by Henrietta V Williams, PhD, Clinical Psychologist. Cost is S3890 per person, round trip San Francisco including all first class lodging, meals, and transportation to China, orientation and overnight lodging in San Francisco prior to departure, and 3 nights hotel accommodations in Kowloon or Hong Kong, Participants have the option of returning directly io San Francisco from Hong Kong or staying in Tokyo for up to 15 days with no additional charge for air fare. 100% tax deductible for menici! health professionals. For details concerning easily met minimal requirements, write as soon as possible to Henrietta V Williams. PhD. The Nelson Clinic. Medical Pavilion. Greenville, North Carolina 27834