TITLE

Upcoming health events

PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Drug Topics;6/21/2004, Vol. 148 Issue 12, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a calendar of events related to developments involving trade and professional organizations in the healthcare industry in the U.S. from August to September 2004.
ACCESSION #
13810463

 

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