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Memorial Meeting in Honor of William Harvey
The tricentennial service in behalf of William Harvey was conducted in the Nakayama Culture Institute in Tokyo, December 10. Original copies of the "De motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus," published at Frankfort-on-the-Main in 1628, and "Exercitationes de generatione animalium," 1651, were exhibited in the hall of the institute. The memorial lectures were "Recollections of Harvey," by Dr. H. Uagai, professor in the Tokyo Imperial University, and "The Works of Harvey," by Dr. Y. Teruoka, director of the Ohara Institute.
Celebration of Robert Koch's Birthday
Robert Koch's birthday was celebrated by Baron Dr. Kitasato and his friends at the Jiji Hall, Tokyo, December 11. The memorial lectures were delivered by Dr. S. Uyematsu, professor in the Keio Medical College, on "Feelings and Effects Received from Koch," and by Dr. M. Miyajima on "The Friendship Between Koch and Kitasato."
Death of Dr. Nagai
JAPAN. JAMA. 1929;92(15):1286–1287. doi:10.1001/jama.1929.02700410056024