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October 7, 1905


JAMA. 1905;XLV(15):1092. doi:10.1001/jama.1905.02510150056016

The Harvey Society of New York is described in its constitution as "a society for the diffusion of the knowledge of the medical sciences." The particular object, judging from the program of its first course of lectures, appears to be to bring the results of investigations in the medical sciences directly to those engaged in the practice of medicine as well as to others. The lectures are given under the auspices of the New York Academy of Medicine. The program1 of the course for 1905-6 includes lectures by Professor Hans Meyer on "Die Theorie der Narcose;" Professor Carl von Noorden, "Modern Problems in Metabolism;" Professor F. G. Novy, "Trypanosomes;" Dr. R. A. Levene, "Autolysis;" Professor W. H. Park, "A Critical Study of Serum Therapy;" Professor L. F. Barker, "The Neurones;" Professor F. S. Lee, "Fatigue ;" Professor L. B. Mendel, "The Formation of Urie Acid;" Professor T. H. Morgan, "Regeneration in