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From the October 1998 ACP-ASIM Observer, copyright © 1998 by the American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine.

Courses sponsored by the American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine

Accreditation

American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

The American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine designates these CME activities as category 1 of the Physician's Recognition Award of the American Medical Association. One credit hour may be claimed for each hour of participation.

Oct. 1-3, 1998
Preparation for Recertification. Rancho Mirage, Calif. Location: The Westin Mission Hills Resort. 21 category 1 CME credits. Director: Douglas S. Paauw, FACP. Groups A and D, $455; Group B, $320; Group C, $650.* Course code D82.

Oct. 11-14, 1998
Preparation for Surgery: Medical Evaluation of the Preoperative Patient. Carmel-by-the-Sea, Calif. Location: La Playa Hotel. 16 category 1 CME credits. Director: John A. Robbins, FACP. Groups A and D, $590; Group B, $410; Group C, $850.* Course code D81.

Oct. 16-18, 1998
Preparation for Recertification Using the MKSAP 11 Program. Milwaukee. Location: Hyatt Regency Milwaukee. 21 category 1 CME credits. Director: Mahendr S. Kochar, FACP. Groups A and D, $455; Group B, $320; Group C, $650.* Course code D84.

Oct. 29-Nov. 1, 1998
Update in Internal Medicine using the MKSAP 11 Program. Toronto. Location: Four Seasons Hotel. 22 category 1 CME credits. Director: Jay D. H. Silverberg, FACP. Groups A and D, $590; Group B, $410; Group C, $850.* Course code D83.

Nov. 7-10, 1998
Broadening the Skills of the General Care Internist. Boston. Location: The Ritz-Carlton Hotel. 21 category 1 CME credits. Director: Bernard E. Kreger, FACP. Co-director: Mark A. Moskowitz, FACP. Groups A and D, $590; Group B, $410; Group C, $850.* Course code E81.

Nov. 9-12, 1998
Update in Clinical Medicine. Scottsdale, Ariz. Location: Scottsdale Hilton Resorts and Villas. 22 category 1 CME credits. Director: James L. Bernene, FACP. Co-directors: Alan I. Leibowitz, FACP; Michael Grossman, FACP. Groups A and D, $590; Group B, $410; Group C, $850.* Course code E82.

Jan. 18-23, 1999
Update in Internal Medicine Using the MKSAP 11 Program. Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Location: Buena Vista Palace Resort and Spa. 24.5 category 1 CME credits. Director: Craig S. Kitchens, FACP. Groups A and D, $645; Group B, $445; Group C, $940.* Course code G91.

Courses Sponsored by organizations other than the American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine

Sept.-Nov. 1998
Training in the Business of Medicine. Certificate programs in health care management (Oct. 30-31 and Nov. 20-21, 1998); managed care & capitation (Oct. 30-31 and Nov. 20-21, 1998); integrating strategic business skills in health care (Oct. 16-17 and Nov. 6-7, 1998). To be held at the Executive Education Center, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Fla. Sponsored by the University of Miami School of Medicine and School of Business Administration. Category 1 credit offered. Information: division of CME, P.O. Box 016960, (D23-3) Miami, Fla. 33101-9839; 305-243-6716 or toll free 1-800-U-OF-M-CME.

Oct. 21, 1998
Symposium on Jewish Genetic Diseases. To be held at The Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, One Brookdale Plaza, Brooklyn, N.Y. 11229. Sponsored by The Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center's Gaucher Disease Center of Brooklyn, The National Gaucher Foundation, and The National Foundation for Jewish Genetic Diseases. CME credits available. Information: Veronika Prokhorova, Lois Helgesen or Mark Levin, MD, 718-240-6147; fax: 718-240-6634; e-mail: mlvmd@aol.com.

Oct. 28-30, 1998
The Twenty-Fifth Annual Recent Advances in Clinical Medicine. To be held at the Omni Charlottesville Hotel, Charlottesville, Va. Category 1 credit offered. Sponsored by the office of continuing medical education, University of Virginia School of Medicine. Information: Lynda Myers, University of Virginia, office of CME, Box 368 HSC, Charlottesville, Va. 22908; 804-924-5318; fax: 804-982-1415; e-mail lem8a@virginia.edu.

Nov. 1-6, 1998
Internal Medicine Update '98-24th Annual. Sponsored by the department of medicine, SUNY Health Science Center, Syracuse, N.Y. To be held at the Colony Beach and Tennis Resort, Longboat Key, Sarasota, Fla. Category 1 credit offered. Information: Elizabeth Burleigh, office of continuing medical education, 750 East Adams Street, Syracuse, N.Y. 13210; 315-464-4600; 800-283-4604; fax: 315-464-4422.

Nov. 23-27, 1998
Neurology: Issues in Primary Care. To be held in Sarasota, Fla. Sponsored by Temple University School of Medicine. Category 1 credit offered. Information: Mr. D. Reece Pierce, American Medical Seminars Inc., P.O. Box 6129, Sarasota, Fla. 34278; 800-325-1961; fax: 941-365-7073; Web: www.amscme.com.

Nov. 26-29, 1998
Hong Kong Academy of Medicine First International Congress: Challenges to Specialists in the 21st Century. To be held at the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Building in Hong Kong, People's Republic of China. CME credit offered. Information: Congress Secretariat, 9/F, Multicentre Block A, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, 3 Lok Man Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong; 852-2515-5755; fax 852-2505-3149; e-mail: hkam@hkam.org.hk;Web: www.hkam.org.hk.

Nov. 30-Dec. 4, 1998
Infectious Diseases in the Outpatient and Inpatient Settings. To be held in Sarasota, Fla. Sponsored by Temple University School of Medicine. Category 1 credit offered. Information: Mr. D. Reece Pierce, American Medical Seminars Inc., P.O. Box 6129, Sarasota, Fla. 34278; 800-325-1961; fax: 941-365-7073; Web: www.amscme.com.

Dec. 6-12, 1998
Emergencies in Internal Medicine XXI. To be held at Marriott's Frenchman's Reef Beach Resort, St. Thomas, U.S.V.I. Sponsored by the division of general medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine. AMA PRA category 1, ACEP, AAFP and AOA category 2-A credit hours available. (Nurse practitioners can claim AMA PRA category 1 credit.) Information: UM division of CME, P.O. Box 016960, Miami, Fla. 33101-9839; 305-243-6716 or toll free 800-U-OF-M-CME.

Dec. 21-24, 1998
Review and Update in Adult Infectious Diseases. To be held in Sarasota, Fla. Sponsored by Temple Universitiy School of Medicine. Category 1 AMA credits. Information: Mr. D. Reece Pierce, American Medical Seminars Inc., P.O. Box 6129, Sarasota, Fla. 34278; 800-325-1961; fax: 941-365-7073; Web: www.amscme.com.

Jan. 15-March 1, 1999
Asthma Therapy: From Basic to Clinical Research. Internet/Intranet telesymposium (print communications available). Now accepting abstracts. Contact: Michelle Tracy, project manager, Telesymposia Proceedings, Prous Science, P.O. Box 540, 08080 Barcelona, Spain; 34-93-459-2220; fax: 34-93-458-1535; e-mail: ts@prous.es;Web: www.prous.com/ts.

Jan. 18-22, 1999
The 30th Annual Cardiovascular Conference at Snowmass. Snowmass Conference Center, Snowmass, Colo. Sponsored by American College of Cardiology. 23 category 1 credit offered. Information: registration secretary, extramural programs department, American College of Cardiology, 9111 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda, Md. 20814-1699; 800-253-4636, ext. 695 (outside the U.S. and Canada, 301-897-5400, ext. 695); fax: 301-897-9745.

Jan. 25-29, 1999
Advanced ECG Interpretation and Arrhythmia Management (pgm #2). To be held in Sarasota, Fla. Sponsored by Temple University School of Medicine. Category 1 credit offered. Information: Mr. D. Reece Pierce, American Medical Seminars Inc., P.O. Box 6129, Sarasota, Fla. 34278; 800-325-1961; fax: 941-365-7073; Web: www.amscme.com.

Jan. 28-30, 1999
Joint Cancer Conference of the Florida Universities. To be held at Disney's Yacht and Beach Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Jointly sponsored by the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami Hospital and Clinics, University of Miami School of Medicine, the University of Florida Shands Cancer Center and the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute at the University of South Florida. Category 1 credit offered. Information: division of CME, University of Miami School of Medicine, P.O. Box 016960 (D23-3), Miami, Fla. 33101-9839; 305-243-6716 or 800-U-of-M-CME; fax: 305-243-5613; Web: www.sylvester.org/joint_conference.html.

Feb. 1-5, 1999
Gastroenterology for the Practitioner. To be held in Sarasota, Fla. Sponsored by Temple University School of Medicine. Category 1 credit offered. Information: Mr. D. Reece Pierce, American Medical Seminars Inc., P.O. Box 6129, Sarasota, Fla. 34278; 800-325-1961; fax: 941-365-7073; Web: www.amscme.com.

Feb. 7-12, 1999
Internal Medicine Update 1999 (34th Annual Postgraduate Course in Internal Medicine). To be held at the Eden Roc Resort, Miami Beach, Fla. Sponsored by the department of medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine. Category 1 credit offered. Information: Olivia Cata, postgraduate education M843, department of medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1400 N.W. 10th Ave, Suite 907, Miami, Fla. 33136; 305-243-7540; fax 305-243-7515.

Feb. 8-12, 1999
Neurology for Primary Care Medicine. To be held in Sarasota, Fla. Sponsored by Temple University School of Medicine. Category 1 credit offered. Information: Mr. D. Reece Pierce, American Medical Seminars Inc., P.O. Box 6129, Sarasota, Fla. 34278; 800-325-1961; fax: 941-365-7073; Web: www.amscme.com.

Feb. 15-19, 1999
Rheumatology for Primary Care Medicine. To be held in Sarasota, Fla. Sponsored by Temple University School of Medicine. Category 1 credit offered. Information: Mr. D. Reece Pierce, American Medical Seminars Inc., P.O. Box 6129, Sarasota, Fla. 34278; 800-325-1961; fax: 941-365-7073; Web: www.amscme.com.

Feb. 21-26, 1999
Topics and Advances in Internal Medicine. (24th Annual Postgraduate Course). To be held in San Diego. Sponsored by the department of medicine, University of California, San Diego. Category 1 credit offered. Information: Complete Conference Management, 1660 Hotel Circle North, #220, San Diego, Calif. 92108.

Feb. 22-26, 1999
Emergency Medicine: A Practical Approach to Common Problems. To be held in Sarasota, Fla. Sponsored by Temple University School of Medicine. Category 1 credit offered. Information: Mr. D. Reece Pierce, American Medical Seminars Inc., P.O. Box 6129, Sarasota, Fla. 34278; 800-325-1961; fax: 941-365-7073; Web: www.amscme.com.

March 8-12, 1999
Dermatology for the Practicing Physician. To be held in Sarasota, Fla.. Sponsored by Temple University School of Medicine. Category 1 credit offered. Information: Mr. D. Reece Pierce, American Medical Seminars Inc., P.O. Box 6129, Sarasota, Fla. 34278; 800-325-1961; fax: 941-365-7073; Web: www.amscme.com.

March 8-14, 1999
3rd International Conference on the Psychology of Consciousness, Energy, Medicine and Dynamic Change. To be held in Hilton Head, S.C. Sponsored by The National Institute for the Clinical Application of Behavioral Medicine. Information: 800-743-2226.

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