More than forty doctors of Meriden, Wallingford and Southington joined the Meriden Medical Society, June 16, in paying honor to Dr. Fessendon N. Otis, Meriden, on the occasion of his retirement June 30 from the Meriden Hospital, where for many years he was head of the radiology department. Dr. Otis received an inscribed sterling silver tray showing testimonials of high regard expressed at the meeting.
Postgraduate Education at Yale.—
First formal courses of postgraduate education for Connecticut physicians began the last week in September with a course in gastroenterology. The program is sponsored jointly by Yale University and the Connecticut State Medical Society under the direction of Dr. William R. Willard, Assistant Dean of Yale (The Journal April 17, p. 1055). Twelve sessions of two hours each will be devoted to diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and interrelationships with diseases of other organs. This course runs through December