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American Heart Association Makes Research Awards.
—The American Heart Association has made research awards totaling $140,000 to thirty-four investigators. Two of the scientists, Dr. Edward H. Bloch, of Chicago, and Dr. John P. Merrill, of Boston, received five year grants for independent research; the remaining thirty-two will be research fellows chosen on a one year basis.
—The following postgraduate courses have been arranged by the American College of Physicians: 1. Clinical Allergy, Feb. 6-17, 1950; Robert A. Cooke, M.D., F.A.C.P., director; Roosevelt Hospital, New York; fees, $120 for members of the American College of Physicians and $240 for nonmembers. 2. Diseases of the Blood Vessels, March 13-18; Irving S. Wright, M.D., F.A.C.P., Director; Cornell University Medical College, New York; fees, $30 for members of the American College of Physicians and $60 for nonmembers. 3. Recent Developments in the Cardiovascular Field, March 20-25; Louis N. Katz, M.D., F.A.C.P., director;
News and CommentGENERAL NEWS. Arch Intern Med (Chic). 1950;85(3):542. doi:10.1001/archinte.1950.00230090179012