(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.)
—Dr. Charles J. Bloom, New Orleans, addressed the Calhoun County Medical Society at Anniston, recently, on "Various Phases of Rickets."—Dr. James L. Bibb, Chattanooga, Tenn., was the guest speaker before the Jackson County Medical Society, Scottsboro, October 4, on heart disease.
Symposium on Heart Disease.
—The third annual graduate symposium on heart disease, offered by the heart committee of the San Francisco County Medical Society and the San Francisco Tuberculosis Association, will be held, November 16-17. The course will consist of lectures and discussions with clinical demonstrations.
White House Conference on Child Health.
—The California White House Conference on Child Health and Protection will be held in San Francisco, November 11-12. Following the state meeting