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ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF MENTAL HEALTH REPRESENTATIVES
On Nov. 20-21, 1959, the Council on Mental Health will hold its Sixth Annual Conference of Mental Health Representatives of State Medical Associations at the Drake Hotel in Chicago. The general theme of the conference, "Organized Medicine in Its Relationship to the Hospitalized Psychiatric Patient," will be divided into six group discussion areas: ( 1 ) in the state hospitals and other public mental hospitals area, (2) in the private mental hospitals area, (3) in the general hospitals area (psychiatric services in general hospitals), (4) in the outpatient psychiatric clinics area, (5) general rehabilitation services area, and (6) area of medicolegal aspects of commitment, discharge, and other court procedures relating to the mentally ill.For the first time the Council will invite the commissioners of mental health of the 50 states to attend this year's conference. The Council feels the participation of the commissioners, along with
ORGANIZATION SECTION. JAMA. 1959;171(9):1225. doi:10.1001/jama.1959.03010270061014
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