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Fourth Pan-American Congress of Pediatrics.—The Fourth Pan-American Congress of Pediatrics will take place in Sao Paulo in July, 1954, under the direction of Dr. Leonel Gonzaga.The following have been nominated by the executive board of the congress: Chairman, Dr. Eduardo Imbassahy; Vice-Chairman, Dr. Marcelo Garcia; Executive Secretary, Dr. Alvaro Aguiar. The latter will act for the Pan-American and the South American Congresses. His address is 43, Rua Anita Garibaldi ap. 701-Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.Continuation Course in Pediatrics.—The University of Minnesota will present a continuation course in pediatrics for general physicians next Jan. 7 to 9, 1954, at the Center for Continuation Study. Recent advances in the management of common pediatric problems will be stressed. Care of the premature infant will be discussed, and the therapy of burns will be taken up along with many other topics of general interest. The course will be presented under