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JAMA. 1916;LXVII(2):128-132. doi:10.1001/jama.1916.02590020044018.
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Soldier Medical Students Allowed Credit.  — The Illinois State Board of Health is said to have ruled, June 26, that all medical students who join the Illinois National Guard or Naval Reserve will be allowed full credit for the year's work.

Northwestern Alumni Meet.  —At the annual meeting of the Alumni Association of Northwestern University Medical School, held in Chicago, June 10, Dr. James H. Stowell, Chicago, was elected president, and Dr. Henry B. Hemenway, Evanston, vice president. The association recommended that a medical alumni advisory board be established to investigate conditions in the medical school.

Personal.  —Dr. Cora I. Kipp, Pontiac, has recently returned after five years' service in Bareilly and Brindaban, India.-Dr. Howard K. Scatliff, Elgin,


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