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October 20, 1956


JAMA. 1956;162(8):822-826. doi:10.1001/jama.1956.02970250122014


Meeting of Ophthalmologists.—  On Oct. 25, the section on the eye, San Francisco County Medical Society (250 Masonic Ave., San Francisco 18) will present the following program:Differential Diagnosis of Dark Lesions of the Posterior Fundus, Jerome W. Bettman, San Francisco.Some Problems of Tonometer Callibration, Earle H. McBain, San Rafael.Management of Progressive Endocrine Exophthalmus, Frank Winter, Menlo Park.Lateral Decompression of the Orbit (with a motion picture), Max Fine, San Francisco.Evaluation of Eyeball Shortening Procedures, Dohrmann K. Pischel, San Francisco.

Kaiser Company Appoints Medical Director.—  Dr. James P. Hughes, for the past two years associate professor of preventive medicine at the Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio, has been appointed medical director of Kaiser Aluminum & Chemical Corporation, Oakland, for March 1, 1957. Dr. Hughes will be responsible for developing the company's program of occupational medicine and industrial hygiene. From 1946 to 1948 Dr.