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JAMA. 1944;124(8):519-522. doi:10.1001/jama.1944.02850080047018.
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Personal.—  Dr. Wilton L. Halverson, Los Angeles, director of the state department of public health, has recently been appointed to the board of scientific directors of the International Health Division of the Rockefeller Foundation.

Fellowship in Pharmacology Established.—  The Winthrop Fellowship in pharmacology has been established at Stanford University School of Medicine, San Francisco, for use in training doctors of medicine in teaching or research in the field of pharmacology. The fellowship is to be financed by a grant of $1,500 from the Winthrop Chemical Company, Rensselaer, N. Y.

Physicians Needed.—  Doctors of medicine are being sought by the Los Angeles County Civil Service Commission to render professional care in the treatment of patients in a county institution. Doctors under 55 years of age who have graduated with an M.D. degree from an approved medical school and who have completed at least nine months' internship in an approved hospital


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