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August 29, 1925

Medical News

JAMA. 1925;85(9):682-687. doi:10.1001/jama.1925.02670090038015

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(Physicians will confer a favor by sending for this department items of news of more or less general interest: such as relate to society activities, NEW HOSPITALS, education, PUBLIC HEALTH, ETC.)


Health Officers' Meeting.  —The sixth annual conference of county health officers of Alabama will be held at Montgomery, September 7-9. The subjects will be "The Control of Communicable Diseases," "Morbidity Reporting from the Health Officers' Point of View," "A Registration Area for Morbidity" and "The Evaluation of County Health Work." Among others, Dr. Samuel W. Welch, state health officer, Dr. John A. Ferrell of the International Health Board, and Drs. Leslie L. Lumsden and Joseph W. Mountin of the U. S. Public Health Service, will speak.


Personal.  —Dr. Beverly T. Young has been appointed health officer of Maricopa, to succeed Dr. Daniel W. Sooy.—Dr. W. H. Gatchell has been appointed health officer of the newly incorporated city

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