Women’s health symposium scheduled

Providers who missed the recent women’s conference, "Blending Traditions in the 21st Century: A Women’s Health Symposium," have a second opportunity to attend the event Sept. 29-Oct. 1 at Marco Island, FL. The symposium is cosponsored by the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Reproductive Health (NANPRH) and the American College of Nurse-Midwives, both based in Washington, DC. A wide range of topics will be covered, including contraception, prenatal care, menopause management, urinary incontinence, cervical disease, sexually transmitted diseases, and primary care issues. Skill workshops will include IUD insertion, colposcopy, and endometrial biopsy.

For details, contact: Elena Berger, NANPRH, 503 Capitol Court, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20002. Phone: (202) 543-9693. Fax: (202) 543-9858. E-mail: nanprh@aol.com.

Register now for colposcopy course

A seminar, "A Systematic Approach to Colpos copy," will be offered April 19-23 at the Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin administrative offices in Milwaukee. A three-day didactic will be conducted by V. Cecil Wright, MD, with an additional two days of clinical and slide review. For more details or to request an application, contact: Cathy Johnson, CNM, PhD, Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin, 302 N. Jackson St., Milwaukee, WI 53202. Phone: (414) 271-8045, ext. 3029. Application deadline is March 30.