American Society for Research in Psychosomatic Problems.
—The Fourth Annual Meeting of the American Society for Research in Psychosomatic Problems will be held May 3 and 4, 1947 at Haddon Hall, Atlantic City. Dr. James L. Halliday, of Scotland, whose research in psychosomatic medicine is well known, will be one of the guest speakers. The following papers will be presented on Saturday, May 3:The Role of Somatic Trigger Areas in the Mechanism of Certain Projection Phenomena of Hysteria. Dr. Janet Travell and Dr. Nolton H. Bigelow Psychodynamics of Parkinsonism. Dr. Gotthard BoothPreliminary Report on a Psychosomatic Study of Rheumatoid Arthritis. Dr. Adelaide JohnsonPsychosomatic Medicine and the Problem of Rheumatism. Dr. James L. HallidayStudies of Syncope: IV. Biological Interpretation og Vasodepressor Syncope. Dr. George L. Engel and Dr. John RomanoThe Necessity for Reorientation in Medical Education from the Psychosomatic Point of View: The Medical