Studies on Pellagra
Field experiments on the prevention of pellagra with nicotinic acid are being conducted by the National Institute of Health at the Milledgeville (Ga.) State Hospital and in Mississippi under the supervision of P. A. Surg. Robert H. Onstott, U. S. Public Health Service, acting health officer of Holmes County, in cooperation with the Mississippi State Health Department.
Examination for Entrance into Navy Medical Corps
An examination for commission in the medical corps of the U. S. Navy and for appointment as interns will be held at all naval hospitals in the United States and at the Naval Medical School, Washington, D. C., beginning November 7. Candidates for admission must be between the ages of 21 and 32 at the time of appointment and graduates of or senior medical students in class "A" medical schools only. Additional information may be obtained from the Surgeon General, U. S. Navy,