Research on Air Pollution.—
A $78,084 grant has been made by the U. S. Public Health Service to the University of Southern California School of Medicine in Los Angeles to finance research on the effects of air pollution. Awarding of the research contract was announced on the 25th anniversary of the Southern California medical school, which was observed Sept. 24-25. Dr. Paul Kotin, Dr. Hurley Motley, John W. Mehl, Ph.D., and Hans Falk, Ph.D., will conduct the study.
Conference in Ophthalmology.—
Stanford University School of Medicine, San Francisco, will present the annual postgraduate conference in ophthalmology, March 22-26, 1954. Registration will be open to 30 physicians who limit their practice to the treatment of diseases of the eye or of the eye, ear, nose, and throat. Instructors will be Drs. A. Edward Maumenee, Dohrmann K. Pischel, Jerome W. Bettman, Max Fine, Earle H. McBain, and Arthur J. Jampolsky. Information
MEDICAL NEWS. JAMA. 1953;153(17):1556–1561. doi:10.1001/jama.1953.02940340058015