State Medical Election.
—The Arkansas Medical Society at its recent annual meeting installed Dr. Charles R. Henry, Little Rock, as president and elected Dr. Sherod A. Drennen, Stuttgart, president-elect; Dr. Daniel H. Autry, Little Rock, treasurer, and Dr. William R. Brooksher, Fort Smith, secretary.
Appoint Head of Urology Department.
—Dr. Willard E. Goodwin, Baltimore, has been appointed chief of the department of urology and assistant professor of surgery at the new University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine, to be opened this fall. Dr. Goodwin has been a resident urologist at Johns Hopkins University.Personal.—Dr. Portia Bell Hume, director of the Berkeley State Mental Hygiene Clinic and assistant professor of psychiatry at the University of California Medical School, has been appointed a deputy director of the state department of mental hygiene. She will head the programs of the seven outpatient mental hygiene clinics maintained by