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Dear Dr. Musterman,

In this issue you will find the following topics:
1. Course Tip: "Women's and Children's Nutrition in Low-Income Countries"
    "Research in Action: The Qualitative Approach"
2. Congress Tip: "WENMISS Congress 2008"
    "12th ESCRS Winter Refractive Surgery Meeting"

Best regards,
Gerhard Polak, MD

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Women's and Children's Nutrition in Low-Income Countries

Organized by: Uppsala University Section for International Maternal and Child Health (IMCH) Department of Womenīs and Childrenīs Health / International Maternal - Child Health | Venue: Sweden, Uppsala | Date: January 21st, 2008 - February 22nd, 2008 | Language: English | Fees: On request | Contents: Magnitude, prevalence and distribution of the main nutritional problems facing women and children in low- income countries, causes and consequences, prevention and control | Requirements: University degree in medicine, nursing, nutrition or another area relevant to international health | Registration: Tel.: +46/(0)18/611 5997, Fax: +46/(0)18/508 013, E-mail:, | Notes: 10 ECTS

 TIP: 23 more courses and conferences dealing with “Nutrition” can be found in the new course catalogue “medicine & health 2008”.  Order now!

Research in Action: The Qualitative Approach

Organized by: University College London (UCL) Centre for International Child Health | Venue: United Kingdom: London | Date: January 14th, 2008 - February 1st, 2008 | Fees: On request | Contents: Quality and credibility of qualitative studies, skills and experience in valuing and using qualitative methods for investigating community health problems | Target Audience: Health professionals and managers working in the area of development, disability and international child health | Requirements: Proven knowledge of research methods, english language proficiency | Registration: Amadi, Nwanne, Tel.: +44/(0)207/905 2646, Fax: +44/ (0)207/404 2062, E-mail:,

TIP: 55 more courses and conferences dealing with “Clinical and Public Health Research” can be found in the new course catalogue “medicine & health 2008”.  Order now!

WENMISS Congress 2008

Organizer: World Society for Endoscopic, Navigated and Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery (WENMISS) | Venue: United Kingdom: London | Date: January 12th, 2008 - January 14th, 2008 |  Language: English | Contents:  Biological solutions, tissue engineering meets MIS and navigation, advanced uses of navigation in spine surgery, new surgical tools    | Registration: E-mail:,

TIP: 42 more courses and conferences dealing with “Surgery” can be found in the new course catalogue “medicine & health 2008”.
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12th ESCRS Winter Refractive Surgery Meeting

Organizer: The European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS) | Venue: Spain: Barcelona | Date: February 8th, 2008 - February 10th, 2008 |  Language: English | Contents:  Symposia, live surgery, free papers, refractive surgery didactic course, surgical skills training courses, poster presentations, exhibition    | Registration: E-mail:,

TIP: 36 more courses and conferences dealing with “Ophthalmology” can be found in the new course catalogue “medicine & health 2008”.
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