Public Relations Director Selected.—
The Florida Medical Association has announced the selection of Mr. Ernest R. Gibson as director of the public relations bureau of the association. Mr. Gibson, on completion of a premedical course at Cedarville College, Ohio, in 1928, majoring in bacteriology, was the recipient of a degree of Master of Science from Ohio State University in 1934. He has been engaged in publicity work. The public relations program was authorized by the House of Delegates at its 1946 annual meeting.
German Nutrition Survey.—
Dr. John B. Youmans, dean of the University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, left April 11 for Berlin, Germany, to serve as nutrition consultant in a survey of the American, British and French occupation zones. The twelve man committee toured cities of the three zones to examine groups of the population and confer with organizations dealing with nutrition.