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March 21, 1959


JAMA. 1959;169(12):1339. doi:10.1001/jama.1959.03000290065014

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NEW COMMITTEE ON HYPNOSIS  At its meeting Feb. 6 and 7 the Board of Trustees voted to approve the establishment by the Council on Mental Health of a Committee on the Medical Use of Hypnosis. The Committee is composed of Drs. Harold Rosen, Baltimore, Chairman; Zigmond M. Lebensohn, Washington, D. C.; and Louis J. West, Oklahoma City. The date for the first meeting of this Committee has not, as yet, been set. The Committee will concern itself chiefly with the problem of implementing the suggestions and ideas expressed in the Council's report on the medical use of hypnosis, which was approved by the Board of Trustees and the House of Delegates of the American Medical Association and published in full in The Journal (Sept. 13, 1958, pages 186-189). The Board emphasized that the notice published in The Journal (Jan. 3, 1959, page 54) concerning the American Board of Medical Hypnosis

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