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Washington University School of Medicine Refresher Course in Ophthalmology.
—The department of ophthalmology of Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, has announced that its annual refresher course will be given from June 9 through June 28 of this year. The course is purely didactic, consisting of ninety-eight hours of lectures. The subjects covered will include corneal diseases; ocular therapy, surgery, anatomy and pathology ; embryology of the eye ; fever therapy ; neuro-ophthalmology ; headache ; allergy ; office laboratory procedures ; industrial ophthalmology ; the place of radiology in ophthalmology, and the association of dermatology with ophthalmology.The tuition is $150, and the only prerequisite is a minimum of one year's training in ophthalmology. The course is designed to refresh the busy ophthalmologist, to serve as a review for the candidate for admission to the American Board of Ophthalmology and to enable the returned physician-veteran to reacquaint himself with his specialty.Further details may
Benedict WL. News and Notes. Arch Ophthalmol. 1947;37(3):386. doi:10.1001/archopht.1947.00890220396015