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May 3, 2004

Holiday Inn, Reliant Stadium

8111 Kirby Drive • Houston, Texas 77054
Phone: (713) 790-1900

Ann Moritz Chesnut, ICA Staff Member

Timothy B. Boone, M.D., Ph.D.*  - “Etiology & New Theories for IC”

Karen Delhey, M.D. - “Conventional Treatments for IC”

Jessica Drummond, PT, LMT  - “Physical Therapy for IC”

 Christopher P. Smith, M.D.  - “Peppers & Toxins to Treat IC”

Rodney A. Appell, M.D.  -  “Modulating Therapies for IC”

George T. Somogyi, M.D., Ph.D.  -  “New Research Frontiers in IC”

Ruth Sherman, Ph.D. – “Sexuality & Painful Intercourse

*Keynote Speaker

Afternoon Panel of speakers (from left to right) Dr. Rodney Appell, Dr. Christopher P. Smith, Dr. George T. Somogyi, and Ruth Sherman, Ph.D.


Morning Panel of speakers (from left to right) Dr. Karen Delhey, Dr. Timothey B. Boone, and Jessica Drummund, P.T., LMT


Guests attending conference.


Group of attendees that took a tour of the neurology lab at Baylor College of Medicine the day prior to the conference.


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