- The Washington Times - Monday, October 14, 2002

PRESIDENT BUSH
Not yet announced

ECONOMIC REPORTS
Federal holiday no events listed

FEDERAL AGENCIES
8:30 a.m. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration , National Marine Fisheries Serviceholds a meeting of the U.S. Section of the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas Advisory Committee to consider information on stock status of highly migratory species and 2002 management recommendations of ICCAT's Standing Committee on Research and Statistics. (Meeting will adjourn to closed sessions.) Location: Hilton Hotel, 8727 Colesville Road, Silver Spring. Contact: 301/713-227.

SUPREME COURT
No oral arguments are scheduled. Contact: 202/479-321.

SENATE
Not in session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-854.

HOUSE
Not in session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA
Pathology conference all day American Society for Clinical Pathology and the College of American Pathologists hold the ASCP/CAP 2002 Annual Meeting and Exhibition. Location: Washington Convention Center, 900 Ninth St NW. Contact: 312/738-1336.
National Academies' Institute of Medicine all day National Academies' Institute of Medicine holds its IOM annual meeting.
Highlights 4:10 p.m. Announcement of newly elected members.
Location: National Academies, Auditorium, 2100 C St. NW. Contact: Registration required; 202/334-2138.
Safe Kids Worldwide 10:30 a.m. National Safe Kids Campaign holds a news conference to launch "Safe Kids Worldwide." Location: Capital Hilton, 16th and K streets NW. Contact: 202/662-0600.
Columbus Memorial ceremony 11 a.m. National Columbus Celebration Association and National Park Service host the 90th anniversary of the dedication of the Columbus Memorial Statue. Location: Columbus Plaza, Union Station, 40 Massachusetts Ave. NE. Contact: 202/619-7400.
Diabetes awareness news conference 11 a.m. VHA Health Foundation holds a news conference to launch "Diabetes, Awareness and Education for Hispanic and Native American Youth," a public awareness initiative to educate parents and children about preventing type 2 diabetes. Health and Human Services Secretary Tommy Thompson; Michel Lincoln, Indian Health Service; Dr. Denice Cora-Bramble, Children's National Medical Center, and Daniel Bourque, VHA Foundation, participate. Location: JW Marriott Hotel, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/974-5010.
Virginia Biotechnology Summit 2 p.m. Virginia Biotechnology Association holds the 2002 Virginia Biotechnology Summit.
Highlights 2 p.m. Intro to Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
Location: McLean Hilton, 1700 Tysons Blvd., McLean, Va. Contact: 540/231-2014.
Global Warming lecture 5:15 p.m. Georgetown University hosts a lecture on "The Quantum Mechanics of Global Warming." Location: Georgetown University, Reiss Building, Room 103, 37th and O streets NW. Contact: 202/687-4328.
"Protect Mother Earth" film screening 6:45 p.m. The Social Action & Leadership for Activists holds a film-screening discussion on "To Protect Mother Earth." Location: SALSA, 733 15th St. NW, suite 1020. Contact: RSVP to 202/234-9382, ext. 229.
Capital PC Users Group panel discussion 7 p.m. Capital PC Users Group holds a panel discussion on "Computer and Internet Resources for Children from Kindergarten to Grade 12." Location: Washington Gas Light Corp., 6801 Industrial Road, Springfield, Va. Contact: www.cpcug.org


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