This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.
Ernest O. Lawrence, Ph.D., professor of physics and director of the radiation laboratory of the University of California, Berkeley, recently received the honorary degree of doctor of science from Harvard University. Dr. Lawrence is the inventor of the cyclotron and a Nobel Prize winner.
The Lane Lectures.—
Dr. Cecil K. Drinker, professor of physiology, Harvard Medical School, dean and professor of physiology in the graduate school and dean of the school of public health of Harvard University, Boston, will deliver the twenty-eighth series of Lane Medical Lectures at Stanford University School of Medicine, San Francisco, on the general subject of the lymphatic system. He will give the lectures on October 6, 10, 13, 17 and 20.
New Health Officer of Los Angeles County.—
Dr. Wilton L. Halverson, health officer of Pasadena, has been appointed in charge of the Los Angeles County Health Department, succeeding the late Dr. John
Medical News. JAMA. 1941;117(9):799–802. doi:10.1001/jama.1941.02820350139017