DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Alumni Meeting at Freedmen's Hospital.—
The 36th annual meeting of the Association of Former Internes and Residents of Freedmen's Hospital will be held at the hospital June 3-5. A golf tournament will precede the convention. The scientific meetings will be held in the Biology Building of Howard University. For information write Dr. George L. Johnson, Chairman of Publicity, Association of Former Internes and Residents of Freedmen's Hospital, 1336 W Street, N.W., Washington 9, D. C.
Dr. John F. Nancarrow, of Chevy Chase, has been appointed head of the department of hematology at the Washington Hospital Center. Dr. Nancarrow was formerly head of the hematology department at the National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda.—Dr. William B. Walsh on Jan. 15 was among five persons named to the National Advisory Committee on the Selection of Physicians, Dentists, and Allied Specialists, an advisory committee to Selective Service which will coordinate