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Convention of The Intermountain Pediatric Society.—The Intermountain Pediatric Society will hold its annual convention in Sun Valley, Idaho, June 7, 8, 9, 1956. Guest speakers will include Dr. Douglas N. Buchanan, Chicago; Dr. Amos U. Christie, Nashville, Tenn.; Dr. Wm. L. Hewitt, Los Angeles; Dr. Horace L. Hodes, New York, and Dr. Edith L. Potter, Chicago. The meeting is open to all physicians.
Course in Pediatric Oncology.—The pediatric department of Memorial Center for Cancer and Allied Diseases announces that the annual comprehensive three-day course in pediatric oncology for pediatricians, general practitioners, and health officers will be held April 25, 26, and 27, 1956. The purpose of this course is to review current concepts regarding the neoplastic diseases of children, particularly as to diagnosis, differential diagnosis, and management, and to indicate the importance of the clinician's role in the control of cancer in childhood.
Case demonstrations, clinics, and lectures
News and CommentANNOUNCEMENTS. AMA Am J Dis Child. 1956;91(3):286. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1956.02060020288011