(Physicians will confer a favor by sending for this department items of news of more or less general interest: such as relate to society activities, new hospitals, education, public health, etc.)
Lectures on Heart Disease.
—The Los Angeles County Heart Association arranged a program of clinical lectures on heart disease for September 23-24 to commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the work of Dominic John Corrigan on heart disease. Among the speakers on the program were Drs. John C. Ruddock, on "Heart Disease—Its Present Status in the United States"; William H. Leake, "Coronary Disease and Angina Pectoris"; George Dock, "Dominic John Corrigan —His Place in the Development of Our Knowledge of Heart Disease"; Robert W. Langley, "Cardiac Problems in Surgery, Pregnancy and Acute Infections," and Arthur Stanley Granger, "Hypertensive Heart Disease."
Health Officers Hold Meeting.
—The health officers' section of the League of California Municipalities, meeting in San Diego,