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JAMA. 1948;138(2):139-142. doi:10.1001/jama.1948.02900020035015.
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International College of Surgeons.—  The Alabama section of the International College of Surgeons will meet in Birmingham, September 30, in conjunction with the Jefferson County Medical Society and the Southern Research Institute at the Jefferson-Hillman Auditorium. Guest speakers include:Herbert Acuff, Knoxville, Tenn., Future of Isotopes in Medicine and Surgery.F. Bayard Carter, Durham, N. C., Endometriosis.J. Barrett Brown, St. Louis, Management of Facial Injuries.Albert A. Berg, New York.Allen F. Voshell, Baltimore, Orthopedics.Edgar W. Davis, Washington, D. C., Intrapulmonary Tumors.At the Wednesday evening session, Dr. William Dameshek, Boston, will discuss leukemia. Members of the Alabama State Medical Society are especially invited to this meeting.


New Psychiatric Clinic.—  The Berkeley State Mental Hygiene Clinic, associated with the University of California, which has opened temporary quarters in the Cowell Hospital, is part of the State Department of Mental Hygiene and is financed by funds provided


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