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CALENDAR OF MEETINGS

Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine: April 2008 - Volume 50 - Issue 4 - p 516
doi: 10.1097/01.jom.0000316247.31358.96
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CALENDAR OF MEETINGS

Apr 13–16, 2008—

ACOEM “American Occupational Health Conference (AOHC),” Marriott Marquis Hotel, New York, NY. Information: ACOEM, 25 Northwest Point Boulevard, Suite 700, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007; telephone: 847/818-1800; fax: 847/818-9266; web site: www.acoem.org.

May 3, 2008—

“Texas College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine Annual Meeting,” Hyatt Regency River Walk and Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, TX. Held in conjunction with TexMed 2008. Information: Arch Carson, MD, University of Texas School of Public Health; e-mail: [email protected].

May 7–9, 2008—

“Combined Conference of the Australasian Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine and the Australasian Faculty of Occupational and Environmental Medicine,” Hilton Hotel, Adelaide, South Australia. Information: DC Conferences, PO Box 637, North Sydney, NSW 2059, Australia; telephone: 02 9954 4400; e-mail: [email protected]; web site: www.dcconferences.com.au/afrmafoem.

May 13–15, 2008—

“Occupational Hygiene 2008 Annual Conference,” Thistle Hotel, Bristol, UK. Information: The British Occupational Hygiene Society, 5/6 Melbourne Business Court, Millennium Way, Pride Park, Derby, DE24 8LZ; telephone: 01,332 298101; fax: 01,332 298099; e-mail: [email protected]; web site: www.bohs.org.

May 27–31, 2008—

“35th Annual International Conference of the Global Health Council,” Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, D.C. Information: web site: www.globalhealth.org.

May 31–June 5, 2008—

“American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Exposition,” Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, Minn. Sponsors: AIHA and ACHIG. Information: AIHA, 2700 Prosperity Ave., Suite 250, Fairfax, VA 22031; telephone: 703/849-8888; fax: 703/207-3561; web site: www.aiha.org/content/CE/aihce/aihce.htm.

June 9–11, 2008—

“20th International Conference on Epidemiology in Occupational Health,” Ramada Plaza Herradura Conference Center, San Jose, Costa Rica. Information: Jennifer Crowe, Conference Secretary, EPICOH – NEUREOH, IRET PO Box 86-3000, Here- dia, Costa Rica; telephone: +506-853-5957; e-mail: [email protected]; web site: www.epicoh-neureoh2008.com.

Jun 11–13, 2008—

“10th International Symposium on Neurobehavioral Methods and Effects in Environmental and Occupational Health,” Ramada Plaza Herradura Conference Center, San Jose, Costa Rica. Information: Jennifer Crowe, Conference Secretary, EPICOH – NEUREOH, IRET PO Box 86-3000, Heredia, Costa Rica; telephone: +506-853-5957; e-mail: [email protected]; web site: www.epicoh-neureoh2008.com.

June 29–July 2, 2008—

“XVIII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work—A Global Forum for Prevention,” COEX Convention Center, Seoul, Korea. Topic: Safety and Health at Work: A Societal Responsibility. Sponsors: International Labor Organization (ILO), International Social Security Association (ISSA), and Korea Occupational Safety and Health Agency (KOSHA). Information: Congress Secretariat, KOSHA, 34-4 Gusan-dong, Bupyeong-gu, Incheon, Republic of Korea; telephone: +82-32-5100-740/748/749; e-mail: [email protected]; web site: www.safety2008korea.org.

Jul 11, 2008—

“Commercial Driver Medical Examiner,” Renaissance Chicago Hotel, Chicago, IL. Information: ACOEM, 25 Northwest Point Boulevard, Suite 700, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007; telephone: 847/818-1800; fax: 847/818-9266; web site: www.acoem.org.

July 12–13, 2008—

“MRO I: Fast Track,” Renaissance Chicago Hotel, Chicago, IL. Information: ACOEM, 25 Northwest Point Boulevard, Suite 700, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007; telephone: 847/818-1800; fax: 847/818-9266; web site: www.acoem.org.

July 12–13, 2008—

“Using AMA Guides 6th Edition,” Renaissance Chicago Hotel, Chicago, IL. Information: ACOEM, 25 Northwest Point Boulevard, Suite 700, Elk Grove Village, IL 60,007; telephone: 847/818-1800; fax: 847/818-9266; web site: www.acoem.org.

July 12–13, 2008—

“Basic Curriculum in Occupational Medicine, Segment 3,” Renaissance Chicago Hotel, Chicago, IL. Information: ACOEM, 25 Northwest Point Boulevard, Suite 700, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007; telephone: 847/818-1800; fax: 847/818-9266; web site: www.acoem.org.

August 14–16, 2008—

“Annual Symposium of the Carolinas Occupational and Environmental Medicine Association (COEMA),” Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club, Durham, N.C. Information: Vicki Smith; telephone: 888/235-3320 or 919/962-2101; fax: 919/966-7579; e-mail: [email protected]; or Brian Caveney: e-mail: [email protected].

September 9–11, 2008—

“Innovation in Occupational Health,” 36th Medichem Congress, Royal Artis Zoo, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Information: e-mail: [email protected]; web site: www.medichem.org/medichem2008.

September 17–19, 2008—

“Western Occupational Health Conference,” Napa Valley Marriott, Napa, CA. Information: Kerry Parker, WOEMA/WOHC Executive Director, 575 Market Street, Suite 2125, San Francisco, CA 94105; telephone: 415/927-5736; fax: 415/927-5726; e-mail: [email protected]; web site: www.woema.org.

September 19–20, 2008—

“Annual Fall Seminar of the Central States Occupational Medical Association,” Downtown Indianapolis Marriott Hotel, Indianapolis, IN. Information: Marlyce Nutt, CSOMA Executive Director, 6 Phillippi Creek, Elgin, IL 60,120; telephone: 630/497-0286; fax: 630/497-0364; e-mail: [email protected]; web site: www.csoma.org.

September 23–25, 2008—

“Inhaled Particles X Conference,” Manchester University Conference Center, Manchester, UK. Sponsored by the British Occupational Hygiene Society and The Aerosol Society of Britain and Ireland. Information: Scientific Committee Chair, Fintan Hurley, IOM; e-mail: [email protected]; Conference Organizer: Lee Kenny, HSE; e-mail: [email protected]; web site: www.bohs.org.

September 25–26, 2008—

“Annual Scientific Meeting of Michigan Occupational and Environmental Medical Association (MOEMA),” Mission Point Resort, Mackinac Island, Mich. Information: Linda Masters, MOEMA Executive Secretary; telephone: 313/874-1360, ext. 17; e-mail: [email protected]; web site: www.moema.org.

Sep 27, 2008—

“Tri-State Occupational Medical Association (TSOMA) Meeting,” Ohio State Medical Association Headquarters, Columbus, Ohio. Information: Ed McVay, MD; telephone: 814/375-3000; e-mail: [email protected].

October 21–23, 2008—

“Fourth National Occupational Injury Research Symposium (NOIRS),” Sheraton Station Square Hotel, Pittsburgh, PA. Information: web site: www.cdc.gov/niosh/noirs/2008/; e-mail: [email protected].

November 7–8, 2008—

“Musculoskeletal Examination and Treatment Techniques,” Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort, Albuquerque, NM. Information: ACOEM, 25 Northwest Point Boulevard, Suite 700, Elk Grove Village, IL 60,007; telephone: 847/818-1800; fax: 847/818-9266; web site: www.acoem.org.

November 7–9, 2008—

“MRO I: Comprehensive,” Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort, Albuquerque, NM. Information: ACOEM, 25 Northwest Point Boulevard, Suite 700, Elk Grove Village, IL 60,007; telephone: 847/818-1800; fax: 847/818-9266; web site: www.acoem.org.

March 22–27, 2009—

“29th International Congress on Occupational Health,” Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town, South Africa. Sponsor: International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH). Information: Congress Secretariat, ICOH 2009 Congress, P O Box 16,179, Lyttelton 0140, South Africa; Telephone: +27 (0)12-667-5160; e-mail: [email protected]; web site: www.icohweb.org.

April 27–May 1, 2009—

“12th World Congress on Public Health,” Istanbul, Turkey. Sponsors: World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA) and Turkish Public Health Association (TPHA). Information: TPHA; telephone: +90 312 219 57 00, ext. 230, 231; e-mail: [email protected] or [email protected]; web site: www.worldpublichealth2009.org or www.t-hasak.org.

CALENDAR OF MEETINGS

Items for consideration in the Calendar may be sent to Marianne Dreger, ACOEM Communications Department, 1114: fax: 847-818-9266; e-mail: [email protected]. Material must be sent six months prior to events.

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