Dr. Louis J. Saxe has been appointed superintendent of the Arizona State Hospital at Phoenix.—Dr. Frederick P. Perkins, Florence, who was for eleven years director of health at the University of Arizona, Tucson, has been appointed tuberculosis consultant to the state board of health.
Harlow Brooks Memorial Conference.—
The fourth Harlow Brooks Memorial Navajo Clinical Conference will be held at the Sage Memorial Hospital, Ganado, August 28-30. The speakers will include:Dr. George W. Crile, Cleveland, The Antithetic Influence of Reason and Emotion in the Genesis of Coronary Disease and Hypertension.Dr. Ray M. Balyeat, Oklahoma City, Diagnosis and Treatment of Common Allergic Manifestations Encountered by the General Practitioner; Diagnostic and Therapeutic Value of the Use of Iodized Oil in Chronic Asthma and Bronchiectasis.Dr. Max Thorek, Chicago, Advantages of Electrosurgical Obliteration of the Gallbladder Over Classical Cholecystectomy.Dr. Thomas G. Orr, Kansas City, Mo., Treatment of Fresh Wounds and Wound Healing; Management of Acute Intestinal Obstruction.Dr. Phil W. Shumaker, Los Angeles, Intragastric Photography.