The University of California Extension through its medical extension division in Los Angeles will offer a Summer Medical Series at the Medical Center on the Los Angeles campus. Study topics include surgery of the elbow and shoulder, July 19-20; surgery of the hand, July 21-22; recent advances in medicine, July 25-29; basic techniques of hypnosis, Aug. 8-10; advanced techniques and application of hypnosis, Aug. 10-12; and anesthesia, Aug. 29-31. Announcement is also made of a fall course in pediatrics, Oct. 20-21. Requests for information should be addressed to Medical Extension, University of California, Los Angeles 24.
Symposium on Poliomyelitis.—
A symposium on poliomyelitis was presented by the western section, American Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, May 18, in Los Angeles. The following panels were presented: (1) Epidemiology, Bacteriology, and Virology of Poliomyelitis (moderator, Dr. Fred B. Moor, Los Angeles, secretary, western section, American Congress of Physical
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