Annual Stuart Graves Lecture.—
Dr. Alton Ochsner, Henderson Professor of Surgery and head of the department of the Tulane University of Louisiana School of Medicine, New Orleans, will deliver the annual Stuart Graves Memorial Lecture of the Nu Sigma Nu medical fraternity at the Medical College of Alabama, Birmingham, on March 18.
Public Health Institute.—
The Dental Service of the Veterans Administration Hospital at Tuskegee will present an Institute of Public Health in the auditorium of Tuskegee Institute March 16-19. Collaborating agencies include the state departments of public health, welfare, and vocational rehabilitation, the Tennessee Department of Public Health, various groups associated with Tuskegee Institute, the U. S. Public Health Service and Department of Agriculture, and the University of Alabama. About 40 speakers will participate in the program.
Dr. Joseph E. Cannon, Providence, R. I., has been appointed chief of the tuberculosis section of the state health