Announcements

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COURSES

13 September-10 December 2004. Certificate Program on Management and Finance for International Health, Department of International Health, Boston University, USA. Contact address: Certificate Programs and Seminars, Department of International Health, Boston University, 715 Albany Street, T4W, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA. Email: ih@bu.edu; Fax: 617-638-4476; URL: www. International-health.org

18-26 October 2004. Training Course in Managing Drug Supply for Primary Health Care, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Contact address: Ms Renate Tol, IDA Foundation, PO Box 37098, 1030 AB Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Email: rtol@ida.nl; Fax: (+31) (0) 20 403 1854.

MEETINGS AND CONFERENCES

9-12 September 2004. 13th Bioennial American Motility Society Meeting, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA. Contact address: Dr. Gianrico Farrugia, Course Director, Mayo School of Continuing Medical Education, 200 First SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA. Email: cme@mayo.edu; Fax: 507-284-0532; URL: www.mayo.edu

6-10 October 2004. International Conference on Overcoming Health Disparities: Global Experiences from Partnerships between Communities, Health Services and Health Professional Schools, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. URL: http://www.the-networktufh.org/conference/registration.asp.

24-27 October 2004. 2004 KOSEF-JSPS Asian Academic Seminar-Development of Mucosal Vaccines: from Basic Research to Clinical Application, International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, Korea. Contact address: Organizing Committee, 2004 KOSEF-JSPS Asian Science Seminar Secretariat, SNU Research Park, San 4-8 Bongcheon-7 dong, Kwanak-gu, Seoul 151-818, Korea. Email: mucosal@ivi.int; URL: http://www.ivi.int/event_news/Mucosal.html

November 2004. ISTERH 2004 Conference (Theme: Trace Element Nutrition and Human Disease), Bangkok, Thailand. Contact address: Ms Josee Fleurent, Conference Secretariat, International Society for Trace Element Research in Humans (ISTERH); Email: isterh@agoracom.qc.ca; URL: http://www.angelfire.com/nd/ isterh/meeting.html OR http://www.angelfire.com/nd/isterh/bangkok.html

7-11 November 2004. 53rd Annual Meeting of the American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH), Fontainebleau Hilton, Miami Beach, Florida, USA. Contact: Dr. James W. LeDuc, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, N.E. MS A-30, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA. Email: jwl3@cdc.gov; Fax: 404/639-3163; URL: http://www.astmh.org

7-12 November 2004. VIIth Conference of the International Society for Trace Element Research in Humans (ISTERH), Bangkok, Thailand. …