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EVENTS ON FRIDAY, MARCH 22, 2002

TIME: All Day

EVENT: PLANNED PARENTHOOD holds its annual conference.

AGENDA: Highlights:

9:30 a.m. - David Satcher, director, National Center From Primary Care, Morehouse College

Gloria Feld, president, Planned Parenthood

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: Grand Hyatt, 1000 H Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-973-4975

WEB ADDRESS: plannedparenthood.org

TIME: All Day

EVENT: NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF ATTORNEYS GENERAL Hosts 2002 Annual Spring Meeting.

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: Marriott-Metro Center, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-326-6047

WEB ADDRESS: naag.org

TIME: All Day

EVENT: NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR EQUAL OPPORUNITY IN HIGHER EDUCATION holds it's 27th annual conference on "Blacks In Higher Education."

DATE: March 21, 2002

LOCATION: Washington Hilton, 1919 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-238-2332

WEB ADDRESS:nafeo.org

TIME: 8:30 a.m.

EVENT: GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY American Red Cross at the 9th annual GW/KPMG MBA Case Competition. Teams of MBA students from the competing 23 domestic and international universities have had one month to review the case, "The American Red Cross: Chapter Services," analyze the issues, and develop innovative strategies for the non-profit organization.

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: Washington Marriott Hotel, 1221 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Robert Moll, 202-994-1423

WEB ADDRESS:gwu.edu

TIME: 8:30 a.m.

EVENT: AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF CHILDREN'S HOSPITALS AND NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL NURSES host a congressional briefing to outline how to prepare and care for child victims of terrorist attacks.

WHO: The speakers are:

Joseph F. Hagan, Jr., MD, FAAP, Chairman, Task Force on Terrorism, American Academy of Pediatrics

Peter R. Holbrook, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC

Lou Ann McCollum Johnson, BSN, Georgia Director, National Association of School Nurses Board of Directors

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: B-338 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-347-8600

TIME: 9 a.m.

EVENT: BROOKINGS INSTITUTION holds a briefing on "Presidential Appointees Pay a Price to Serve Their Country."

WHO: The speakers are:

Gary Burtlessm, Senior Fellow, Economic Studies, The Brookings Institution

Frank C. Carlucci, Chairman, The Carlyle Group Former Secretary of Defense, Reagan Administration

Charles E. Kolb, President, Committee for Economic Development

Paul C. Light, Vice President and Director of Governmental Studies, The Brookings Institution Senior Adviser, The Presidential Appointee Initiative

G. Calvin Mackenzie, Visiting Fellow, The Presidential Appointee Initiative Goldfarb Family Distinguished Professor of American Government, Colby College

Carole M. Plowfield, Associate Director, The Presidential Appointee Initiative

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: Falk Auditorium, 1775 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-797-6105

WEB ADDRESS: brookings.edu

TIME: 9:30 a.m.

EVENT: PROGRESSIVE POLICY INSTITUTE holds a Friday Forum debate on What Are the Costs of the Testing Requirements in the No Child Left Behind Act?"

WHO: The speakers are:

National Journal's Siobhan Gorman

Brenda Welburn of the National Association of State Boards of Education

Theodor Rebarber of Accountability Works

Michael Cohen of the Aspen Institute and formerly Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education in the Clinton Administration.

Siobhan Gorman, National Journal

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: Progressive Policy Institute, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-547-0001

WEB ADDRESS: ppuonline.org

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB holds its "Morning Newsmaker" news program featuring Chairman of the South Africa Diamond Board and Chairman of the Kimberly Process, Abbey Chikane, discussing "The Kimberly Diamond Process: After Ottawa."

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: CARNEGIE ENDOWMENT FOR INTERNATIONAL PEACE holds a news conference to release an inter-governmental report by the North America Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) on the environmental impact of the emerging North American electricity market.

WHO: The speakers are:

Scott Vaughan, head of the CEC's environment, economy, and trade program will present the findings.

Gary Horlick, partner at O'Melveny & Myers and former U.S. trade negotiator, conducted the legal analysis of the CEC energy report.

John Audley, director of the Endowment's Trade, Environment, and Development Project, will moderate.

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: CEIP, 1779 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-483-7600

WEB ADDRESS:ceip.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: DEFENSE FORUM FOUNDATION holds a luncheon featuring Dr. Stephen Cambone, Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense For Policy, Department of Defense discussing Transformation: Transforming Our Military To Face Today's National Security.

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: B-339 Rayburn Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 703-534-4313

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY holds a program on Developing Pharmaceuticals for the Fight Against Terrorism.

WHO: The speakers are:

Carole Heilman, Director of the Division of Microbiology and Infectious Disease at the National Institute of Allergies and Infectious Diseases

Dr. Richard Colonno, Vice President for Infectious Disease, Bristol-Myers Squibb

Dr. Marie Freire, CEO of the Global Alliance for TB Drug Development and former director of the Office of Technology Transfer, National Institutes of Health

Dr. Samuel Katz, Professor of Pediatric Heath Policy, Duke University Medical School

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: 2325 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Tiffany Steele, 202-872-6042

WEB ADDRESS: acs.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: ASIA SOCIETY presents Ahmed Rashid discussing and signing copies of JIHAD: The Rise of Militant Islam in Central Asia.

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: 1800 K Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-364-1919

WEB ADDRESS: politics-prose.com

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE holds a program on "Survival 101: The New Demography and What It Means" featuring AEI scholar Ben Wattenberg discussing upcoming book on demographics, immigration and foreign policy. Among his findings: America will grow from 283 million people to nearly 400 million people in the next half century.

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: 1150 17th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-862-5933

WEB ADDRESS:aei.org

TIME: 12:30 p.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB holds its "Luncheon Newsmaker" news program featuring Kurt Warner Quarterback for the St. Louis Rams and spokesperson for the Children's Miracle Network.

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 3 p.m.

EVENT: GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY Center for the Study of Voluntary Organizations and Service holds a lecture featuring Emmett Carson, CEO of The Minneapolis Foundation discussing "Public Expectations and Nonprofit Sector Realities: A Growing Divide with Dangerous Consequences."

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: 37TH and O Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-687-4328

WEB ADDRESS: Georgetown.edu

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: KENNEDY CENTER MILLENIUM STAGE presents the classical duo of Elizabeth "Ibby" Roberts and Nancy Garlick bringing bassoon and clarinet to life.

DATE: March 22, 2002

LOCATION: 2700 F Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-416-8000

WEB ADDRESS: kennedy-center.org

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