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By United Press International   |   May 9, 2002 at 4:06 PM   |   Comments

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EVENTS ON FRIDAY, MAY 10, 2002

TIME: All Day

EVENT: NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES Committee on National Statistics holds a meeting

AGENDA: Highlights:

1 p.m. - Agency Head Lunch John Rolph

Data Quality Guidelines John Graham, OMB

3 p.m. - Seminar-Welcome and Introduction John Rolph

3:05 p.m. - I. Recent Developments in Federal Statistics Katherine Wallman

3:15 p.m. - J. Introduction Survey Automation Workshop Discussion John Rolph

3:20 p.m. - Speaker Dan Cork

Jesse Poore

Mark Pierzchala

LOCATION: 2100 C Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-334-2138

WEB ADDRESS:nas.edu

TIME: 8 a.m.

EVENT: FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION BIOLOGICAL RESPONSE MODIFIERS ADVISORY COMMITTEE holds a meeting to discuss issues related to inadvertent germline transmission of gene transfer vector.

DATE: May 10, 2002

LOCATION: Hilton Hotel, 620 Perry Parkway, Gaithersburg, MD.

CONTACT: Gail Dapolito or Rosanna L. Harvey, 301-443-0572.

WEB ADDRESS: fda.gov

TIME: 8 a.m.

EVENT: FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGIC DRUGS ADVISORY COMMITTEE holds a meeting to discuss the efficacy of new drug application, acamprosate, proposed for the maintenance of abstinence from alcohol in patients with alcohol dependence who have withdrawn from alcohol and want to maintain their abstinence.

DATE: May 10, 2002

LOCATION: Holiday Inn, Versaillles Ballroom, 8120 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda, MD.

CONTACT: Sandra Titus, 301-827-7001

TIME: 8:30 a.m.

EVENT: RADIO FREE EUROPE/RADIO LIBERTY holds a program featuring Steven Swerdlow Columbia University discussing Crisis In Krasnodar: Expulsion Of Ethnic Minorities?

DATE: May 10, 2002

LOCATION: 1201 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-457-6949

WEB ADDRESS:rferl.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION National Museum of Natural History presents Sheila Siddle who was asked to save a dying baby chimpanzee at her farm in Zambia. Her efforts proved successful and soon led to the creation of the Chimfunshi Wildlife Orphanage, the world's largest chimpanzee sanctuary.

DATE: May 10, 2002

LOCATION: Baird Auditorium, 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-673-4801

WEB ADDRESS: si.edu

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: NATIONAL ARCHIVES presents Friday Film entitled John F. Kennedy: Years of Lightning, Day of Drums, 1964. To commemorate the 85th anniversary of Kennedy's birth this month, we present this acclaimed USIA documentary. Gregory Peck narrates this poignant examination of the first 1,000 days of the Kennedy administration, focusing on JFK's accomplishments in civil rights, the space race, and foreign policy.

DATE: May 10, 2002

LOCATION: National Archives, 700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC,

CONTACT: 202-501-5000

WEB ADDRESS: nara.gov

TIME: 1 p.m.

EVENT: RADIO FREE EUROPE/RADIO LIBERTY presents the documentary film Chechen Lullaby:

Once Upon A Time There Was Chechnya Winner of the 2002 Adolf Grimme Award

By Independent journalist and filmmaker Nino Kirtadze."

DATE: May 10, 2002

LOCATION: 2172 Rayburn Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-457-6949

WEB ADDRESS:rferl.org

TIME: 3 p.m.

EVENT: RADIO FREE EUROPE/RADIO LIBERTY presents the documentary film Chechen Lullaby: Once Upon A Time There Was Chechnya Winner of the 2002 Adolf Grimme Award By Independent journalist and filmmaker Nino Kirtadze."

DATE: May 10, 2002

LOCATION: 419 Dirksen Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-457-6949

WEB ADDRESS:rferl.org

TIME: 7 p.m.

EVENT: SMITSONIAN INSTITUTION National Museum of Natural History presents The D.C. Thai Dance Troupe and Malaysian Dance Troupe of New York performing as part of Asian Arts and Crafts Day. A reception follows.

DATE: May 10, 2002

LOCATION: Baird Auditorium, 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-357-3030

WEB ADDRESS: si.edu

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