ANNUAL CONGRESS ON MEDICAL EDUCATION, MEDICAL LICENSURE AND HOSPITALS
Twenty-Seventh Annual Meeting, held in Chicago, Feb. 16, 17 and 18, 1931Dr. W. M. English, Brockville, Ont., in the ChairCOUNCIL ON MEDICAL EDUCATION AND HOSPITALS
CARE OF THE MENTALLY ILL IN THE UNITED STATES
Mental Health as a National Problem
Dr. Ray Lyman Wilbur, Washington, D. C.: This article appeared in full in The Journal, March 28, page 994.
Federal Activities in the Care of the Mentally Ill
Dr. Walter L. Treadway, Washington, D. C.: The increase in the number of federal employees during the past thirteen decades has expanded more than 400 times as fast as the growth in the general population. The present functions of the federal government involve an intricate maze of activities and interests, represented by an expenditure last year of almost four and three quarters billions of dollars, equal to a per