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May 10, 1952


JAMA. 1952;149(2):173-178. doi:10.1001/jama.1952.02930190075019


Dr. Lisser Honored.—  A dinner honoring Dr. Hans Lisser was given on April 12 at the Bohemian Club in San Francisco. The occasion was his 64th birthday and also the publication of the April, 1952, edition of Postgraduate Medicine, which was dedicated to the endocrine clinic of the University of California Medical School, of which he is the chief. The issue contains a collection of papers on adrenal tumors by various authors from the university.

Symposium on Hypnosis.—  The University of California Extension, Los Angeles, will conduct a symposium on hypnosis for graduates of approved medical and dental schools, for psychologists, psychiatrists, and sociologists, and for graduate students in psychology, psychiatry, and social welfare, June 25-27. Sessions will be held in the chemistry building on the Los Angeles campus of the university from 9 a. m. to 5 p. m. The present status of hypnosis will be evaluated. Applications