Mississippi Valley Medical Society.
—The seventh annual meeting of the Mississippi Valley Medical Society will be held in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, October 1 to 3, 1941, at the Hotel Montrose.A special feature of the program will be numerous short instructional courses. On October 1 there will be an All-Kansas City program conducted by eight well known clinician-teachers, concluding with a complimentary stag supper; on October 2, the annual banquet, at which Dr. Joseph B. De Lee, emeritus professor of obstetrics and gynecology, University of Chicago, and the presidents of the Illinois, Missouri and Iowa state medical societies will speak, and on October 3, short instructional courses by members of the faculty of the St. Louis University School of Medicine.Further information may be secured by writing to the secretary-treasurer, Dr. Harold Swanberg, W. C. U. Building, Quincy, Ill.Dr. Robert B. Lewy, of Chicago, won the first prize ($100,