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Foreign Generals Visit School.—
Major Gen. O. K. Niess, the U. S. A. F. surgeon general, and 25 top foreign Air Force surgeons visited the Air Force School of Aviation Medicine at Randolph Air Force Base on April 30. The group made a general orientation tour of selected U. S. government medical service research, clinical, and training facilities. The visiting group included the surgeons general or their representatives from Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Cuba, Chile, Iran, Japan, Mexico, Paraguay, Republic of Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, the Philippines, West Germany, and Venezuela.
Major Gen. James P. Cooney, M.C., has been assigned to Europe as chief surgeon, Headquarters, U. S. Army, Europe, after four years as deputy surgeon general.
Col. Harlan H. Taylor, M. C., retired from the Army on March 30 and is now chief surgeon on the passenger liner, President Polk.
GOVERNMENT SERVICES. JAMA. 1959;170(6):703-704. doi:10.1001/jama.1959.03010060071020