—Dr. William A. Reilly, director of the radioisotope unit at Fort Miley in San Francisco, is serving as clinical professor of pediatrics at the University of California Medical School, San Francisco.—Construction has begun on the $826,000 Cancer Research Unit, a four story wing at the 20 million dollar medical center, now being built on the Los Angeles campus of the University of California. Expected completion date of the new unit, which is being financed jointly by the U. S. Public Health Service and the university, is January, 1954.
—The Southern California Society for Mental Hygiene, 3067 W. Seventh St., Los Angeles, has issued "Community Report #1 on Low-Cost Psychiatric Clinic Care," which reveals that Los Angeles citizens have only two-fifths of the psychiatric clinics they need for treatment of emotional upsets. Los Angeles is said to have only 17 clinics, 12 fulltime and 5 part-time;
MEDICAL NEWS. JAMA. 1953;152(1):58-65. doi:10.1001/jama.1953.03690010064017