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Examinations for Health Officers.—
The California State Department of Public Health announces an examination for public health medical officer grade I and public health medical officer grade II. For grade I the beginning salary is $4,860, plus travel, with annual increments to a maximum of $5,820. Individuals qualifying and appointed are eligible for formal public health training. For grade II the initial salary is $5,460, plus travel, with an annual increment to a maximum of $6,660. Persons who qualify will be appointed to various bureaus and divisions of the state department to perform public health work. California medical licensure is necessary before appointment, but the examination is open on a nationwide basis and licensure is not necessary to qualify. Interested and qualified applicants should write to the Director, California State Department of Public Health, 760 Market Street, San Francisco, for further information and application form.
Richard Young Goes
Medical News. JAMA. 1946;131(16):1375–1378. doi:10.1001/jama.1946.02870330121019