Sign up now for fall conferences

Family planners can stay current on pertinent health topics while earning continuing education credits, with attendance at the following fall national conferences:

Reproductive Health 2001 — Sept. 12-15, 2001, Washington, DC. The conference is sponsored by the Washington, DC-based Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (ARHP). The 38th annual conference will cover topics such as sexually transmitted infections, abortion, contraception, and social issues. Preconference sessions on Sept. 12 will cover midlife and adolescent health issues. A training session will be held Sept. 13 on the levonorgestrel intrauterine system; participants are asked to sign up for the session upon registration at the conference.

For more information, contact: Association of Reproductive Health Professionals, 2401 Pennsyl-vania Ave. N.W., Suite 350, Washington, DC 20037. Telephone: (877) 444-ARHP [(877) 444-2747]. Fax: (202) 466-3826. E-mail: conferences@arhp.org. On-line registration can be completed at the organization’s web site: www.arhp.org.

Women’s Health Care in the New Millenium — Oct. 10-13, Lake Buena Vista, FL. This is the fourth annual conference sponsored by the Washington, DC-based National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health (NPWH).

Sessions will include a skill-building workshop on intrauterine devices, as well as seminars on nonhormonal management of menopause, pharmacologic management of incontinence, and contraceptive advances.

For more information, contact Katrina Roux, National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health, 503 Capitol Court N.E., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20002. Telephone: (202) 543-9693, ext. 1. E-mail: npwhdc@aol.com. On-line registration can be completed at the organization’s web site: www.npwh.org.