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February 1956

News and Comment: ANNOUNCEMENTS

AMA Am J Dis Child. 1956;91(2):161. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1956.02060020163012

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Congress of the Pan American Medical Association.—The next and Tenth Inter-American Congress of the Pan American Medical Association will be held in Mexico City. The scientific sessions will be held April 15-21, 1957, at 9 a.m. The congress will be held in sections, covering all branches of medicine and surgery. There will be medical moving pictures, panel discussions, and scientific and technical exhibits. The Association has 42 medical sections, including the new "Section of General Practice."

Four days will be devoted to scientific sessions, and the next three days will be spent in sightseeing, with visits to Cuernavaca, Taxco, and Acapulco. Monday and Tuesday of the following week, medical meetings will be held in Guatemala City in conjunction with our local chapter there.

A large number of physicians are expected to attend from all of the Latin American countries as well as from the United States and Canada.


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