State Association News.—
The council of the California Medical Association is holding a special meeting November 7 to consider the inauguration of a voluntary hospital insurance plan, which would be statewide in scope and under medical control.—The annual conference of county society secretaries will be held in San Francisco February 6.
The Lane Lectures.—
Dr. Eugene F. Du Bois, professor of medicine, Cornell University Medical College, and medical director of the Russell Sage Institute, New York, will deliver the Lane Lectures at Stanford University School of Medicine, San Francisco, April 5-9, 1937. The subject of the lectures will be "Mechanism of Heat Loss and Temperature Regulation."
State Board Reelects Officers.—
At the annual meeting of the California State Board of Medical Examiners in Sacramento, October 19, the following officers of the board were reelected: Dr. William R. Molony, Los Angeles, president; Dr. Clark L. Abbott, Richmond, and Dr. Charles