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Examination by American Board of Otolaryngology.—The American Board of Otolaryngology will conduct only one examination in 1958, and this will be Oct. 6-9, 1958, in Chicago, at the Palmer House.
The American Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, through its Subcommittee on Hearing in Children of the Committee on Conservation of Hearing, has been conducting a long-term nation-wide study of problems relating to the conservation of hearing in children. The specific aims are to develop the most efficient case-finding methods and to use these methods in estimating the magnitude of the problem in the country; to study state laws and review current practices and facilities for rehabilitation of hearing-impaired children; to help develop methods for medical and surgical rehabilitation standards; and ultimately to use the Subcommittee findings in assisting professional workers to improve and enhance programs in hearing loss.
In the second year of operations, a full-time Executive Director has
ANNOUNCEMENTS. AMA Arch Otolaryngol. 1958;67(3):381–382. doi:10.1001/archotol.1958.00730010389018