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The Association of Military Surgeons of the United States will hold its fifty-first annual convention in Philadelphia, at the Bellevue-Stratford Hotel, October 21 to 23, inclusive, according to an announcement by officers of the association.
The three day convention will assemble physicians and surgeons from all the current war fronts where United States forces are fighting and from the great base hospitals, where rehabilitation of the wounded is in progress. They will bring with them information on the latest technics of wartime medicine and surgery. Numerous forum lectures, practical demonstrations, moving pictures and teaching panels are planned to present the wealth of data to the convention.
Honorary chairman of the convention this year is Rear Admiral Ross T. McIntire, Surgeon General of the United States Navy. The general chairman is Captain Joseph A. Biello (MC), U.S.N., who is District Medical Officer of the Fourth Naval District.