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Contraceptive Technology conferences on tap

Make plans now to attend the annual Contraceptive Technology March conferences in Washington, DC, and San Francisco. The Washington, DC, session will be held March 14-17, with preconferences on practical GYN endocrinology, mental health issues in women, and intrauterine contraception insertion training. The San Francisco session will be held March 21-24, including the same slate of preconferences.

For more information, contact: Contemporary Forums, 11900 Silvergate Drive, Dublin, CA 94568-2257. Telephone: (925) 828-7100. E-mail: info@cforums.com. Web site: www.cforums.com

Menopause is focus of May symposium

"Women’s Health and Menopause — New Strategies, Improved Quality of Life" is the theme for the fourth International Symposium on Women’s Health and Menopause scheduled for May 19-23 in Washington, DC. Sponsored by the Giovanni Lorenzini Medical Foundation, based in Milan, Italy, and Houston, topics to be discussed include early menopausal symptoms, new therapeutic strategies, surgical menopause and metabolic consequences, and ongoing clinical trials.

For more information, contact: Giovanni Lorenzini Medical Foundation, Meno 2001, 6565 Fannin, MS A-601, Houston, TX. Telephone: (713) 797-0401. Fax: (713) 796-8853. E-mail: meno2001@bcm.tmc.edu