(Physicians will confer a favor by sending for this department items of news of more or less general interest: such as relate to society activities, new hospitals, education, public health, etc.)
—Dr. James W. Bazell has been appointed health officer of Winslow to succeed Dr. John R. Walls.— Dr. Joseph M. Greer, Mesa, has been appointed a member of the Medical Examining Board of Arizona to succeed the late Dr. A. Garfield Schnabel, Tucson.—Dr. Fred P. Perkins, Florence, has been appointed physician to the University of Arizona and has moved to Tucson.
—Dr. Allen K. Krause, professor of medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, gave a series of lectures before the San Diego Academy of Medicine, January 23-26, at the naval hospital, on "Tuberculosis."—Dr. William E. Mitchell, Oakland, addressed the Alameda County Medical Society, recently, on "Ruptured Appendix."—Prof. Franz Groedel, Bad Nauheim, Germany,