Prof. Albrecht Peiper of the University Children's Clinic of the Charité, Berlin, has been named director of the Children's Hospital of Barmen.Dr. Herman Zischinsky has been named director of the Infectious Pavilion of the Wilhelminen Hospital in Vienna to replace Dr. Pospischill, deceased.Dr. Oscar M. Schloss has resumed private practice on his resignation as professor of pediatrics at the Cornell University Medical School and as pediatrician-in-chief of the New York Hospital. He is to remain with the medical school as professor of clinical pediatrics and with the hospital as attending pediatrician. He also will continue his research work at the hospital. Dr. Samuel Z. Levine, now associate professor and attending pediatrician, has been appointed acting pediatrician-in-chief and acting professor of pediatrics.
American Pediatric Society.—At the meeting of the society at Asheville, N. C., from May 3 to 5, the following officers were elected: