Two Man Committee to Survey Navy Hospitals
Dr. Basil C. MacLean, professor of hospital administration, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, and director of Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, N. Y., and William M. Stevenson, New York, who for two years has been director of Red Cross activities in England, Africa and Italy, have been named to a two man committee to survey navy hospital facilities in the country.
Class for Laboratory Technicians
On October 1 the first class for state laboratory technicians on tropical diseases will be opened as part of a program recommended during the November 1944 meeting of the American Society of Tropical Medicine. When petitioned, Dr. Thomas Parran, Surgeon General, U. S. Public Health Service, agreed to sponsor the program of organizing teaching teams, to disseminate material on tropical diseases and, in addition, to form a library of teaching films to be lent to medical