Annual Medical Clinics.—
The fourth annual series of medical clinics sponsored by the San Francisco Academy of General Practice will begin April 16 at 8 p. m. and will continue each Tuesday evening until May 21. These clinics will be held at the Fort Miley Veterans Administration Hospital, 42nd Avenue and Clement Street, San Francisco. Newer methods and diagnosis and treatment will be emphasized. The chairman will be Dr. Alexander F. Fraser, and the moderator Dr. Forrest M. Willett of Stanford University School of Medicine, San Francisco. The fee for academy members will be $15 and for nonmembers $20. Interns and residents are invited without charge.
Dr. Jefferson M. Crismon, executive head of the department of physiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, has been named 1956-1957 chairman of the research committee of the American Heart Association.—Dr. L. Henry Garland, San Francisco, clinical professor, Stanford University School of