February 15, 1919

Medical News

JAMA. 1919;72(7):505-511. doi:10.1001/jama.1919.02610070043022

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(Physicians will confer a favor by sending for this department items of news of more or less general interest; such as relate to society activities, new hospitals, education, public health, etc.)


Irregular Practitioner Convicted.  —A drugless healer by the name of A. M. Brevick of Ketchikan, it is reported, was arrested recently by the Board of Medical Examiners of Alaska and, January 27, pleaded guilty of practicing medicine without license, and was fined $50 and costs.


Personal.  —Dr. Tom A. Williams, Washington, has returned from France after an absence of eighteen months, during which time he acted as medical adviser to the bureau of medical research of the American Red Cross.


Personal.  The Journal has received word of the arrival and active work of the American Red Cross Commission to Greece, at Athens, headed by Deputy Commissioner Major Carl E. Black.

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