Prize for Interest in Meetings.—
Dr. Ira W. Ellis, Monette, received a radio recently from the Craighead-Poinsett Counties Medical Society. The award was based on attendance at meetings during 1940, interest and willingness to cooperate.
A civil service examination to fill positions as head anesthetist and anesthetist in the Los Angeles County General Hospital, Los Angeles, is announced, applications to be filed by May 20. To qualify for the examination for head anesthetist, candidates must have the degree of doctor of medicine from an approved medical school and have satisfactorily completed at least one year's internship in an approved hospital. A residency or advanced training in the specialty of anesthesia and certification by the American Board of Anesthesiology is desirable. In addition, at least two years' recent practice in the specialty of anesthesia in a hospital of not less than two hundred beds is required. The salary will be $265 a month. Medical training and a one year internship is required