FOCUS ON HEALTH ADS The National Advertising Review Council will host a National Advertising Division conference, Health Claims in Advertising: From Food to Pharmaceuticals, at the Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers. March 11-12. For info or to register, call Robin Poindexter at (212) 705-0113.

READY FOR REVIEW The Art Directors Club will hold the ADC Illustration Portfolio Review at its headquarters at 106 W. 29th St. in New York. March 22. Adver tising, publishing and corporate art directors and art buyers will review the portfolios of 100 illustrators, who are displaying their work. For info or to register, call (212) 643-1440.

PRICING PRIMER The 15th Annual Pricing Conference, Pricex 2002: Maintaining and Growing Effective Pricing Strategies in Uncertain Economic Times, sponsored by the Institute for Inter national Research, will take place at the Wyndham Chicago. April 29-May 2. For info or to register, visit www.iir; to register only, call (888) 670-8200.