Three-Day Course at Memorial Center for Cancer and Allied Diseases.—Memorial Center for Cancer and Allied Diseases, Pediatrics Department, announces a comprehensive three-day course, on April 27, 28, and 29, 1955, for pediatricians, general practitioners, and health officers. Current developments and established methods in diagnosis, differential diagnosis, and management of benign and malignant tumors, Hodgkin's disease, leukemia, and reticuloendotheliosis in childhood are included. The course will include ward rounds, seminars, demonstrations, and examinations of children in pediatric, surgical, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy clinics. The faculty will consist of 20 members of the Attending Staffs of Memorial Hospital and Sloan-Kettering Institute for Cancer Research. The class will be limited to 15 physicians.For information, address Director, Pediatric Service, Memorial Center, 444 E. 68th St., New York.
Election of Dr. Robert E. Burns.—Dr. Robert E. Burns, chairman of the section on orthopedic surgery at the University of Wisconsin Medical School,