September 22, 1917

Medical News

JAMA. 1917;LXIX(12):1017-1019. doi:10.1001/jama.1917.02590390067024

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Lane Lectures.  —The sixteenth course of Lane medical lectures will be delivered by Dr. Simon Flexner, director of laboratories of the Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, on the evenings of October 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12, at 8: 15, in Lane Hall, Stanford University Medical School, San Francisco. The medical profession and students of medicine are cordially invited to attend. The titles of the lectures to be given by Dr. Flexner are as follows:

PHYSICAL BASIS AND PRESENT STATUS OF SPECIFIC SERUM AND DRUG THERAPY  October 8: "Epidemic Meningitis; Lobar Pneumonia; Bacillary Dysentery and Specificity in Bactericidal Serums."October 9: "Gaseous Gangrene; Shiga Bacillary Dysentery, and the Principles of Homoserum Therapy."October 10: "Poliomyelitis and the Principles

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