Dr. McLester Named Chairman of Hospital Board.—
Dr. James S. McLester, Birmingham, has been named chairman of a five member administrative board of hospitals which is to meet twice a month to administer operation of Jefferson and Hillman hospitals within the pattern of the University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham. The position of chairman will be occupied by a member for one year, rotating among other members, according to vote of the board in a recent meeting with members of the Jefferson County Commission and Raymond R. Paty, LL.D., president of the university. Dr. McLester will serve as chairman until Dec. 31, 1945. Other members of the board are Judge Gardner F. Goodwyn Jr., Bessemer, vice chairman, E. A. Lowe, secretary, and Dr. Harry I. Jackson, Thomas W. Martin and Edward Norton, all of Birmingham.
The twentieth clinical congress of the Connecticut State Medical Society