This number contains statistics bearing on medical education in the United States for the year ending June 30, 1907. The information was obtained direct from the medical colleges, from the annual announcements, from personal information and from other sources. It is through the kind courtesy and cooperation of the officers of the various medical colleges that we are able to present these complete statistics. Our thanks are due to the colleges for reports, the preparation of which has required much time and thought.
Decided advances in medical education have been made during the past year. A large amount of money has been secured for medical education and many new buildings, laboratories and hospitals have been built which have added materially to the facilities for the better training of students in medicine. The desire for higher standards has been manifested in all sections of the country. During the year some forty