Dr. Sussex Appointed Psychiatry Chairman.—
Dr. James N. Sussex, formerly associate professor of psychiatry at the University of Alabama Medical Center, Birmingham, has been named professor and chairman of the department of psychiatry. Dr. Sussex, whose appointment became effective May 1, replaces Dr. Elmer L. Caveny, who has resigned as chairman of the department to enter private practice. Dr. Caveny will remain as a professor of psychiatry on a part-time basis. Dr. Sussex joined the staff of the Medical Center in 1955. Prior to this time, he was assistant in clinical psychiatry at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D. C. He is a diplomate in psychiatry of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Dr. Carpenter to Lecture in Spain.—
Dr. Charles M. Carpenter, professor of infectious diseases and chairman of the department, School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, has been awarded a fellowship