Pediatric Postgraduate Refresher Course.—The annual pediatric postgraduate refresher course at Tulane University of Louisiana School of Medicine this year will be devoted to "Pediatric Therapeutics"; Dr. Henry G. Poncher will be the guest speaker. The program will be under the direction of Dr. Ralph V. Platou and will last from Monday, Feb. 7, 1955, at 8:30 a. m., through Friday noon, Feb. 11, 1955. Specific therapeutic approaches for a wide variety of pediatric problems will be considered, with many members of the faculty participating. Registration will be limited to 40 qualified specialists in pediatrics. Those interested should contact Dr. C. G. Grulee Jr., Division of Graduate Medicine, 1430 Tulane Ave., New Orleans 12.
Appointment for Dr. William C. Adams.—Dr. William C. Adams, of Ridgewood, N. J., has been appointed Instructor in Child Health to the full-time faculty of the University of Louisville.