American Heart Association Grants-in-Aid.
—The American Heart Association has announced that applications for Research Grants-in-Aid, including grants to basic sciences, may be filed up to Dec. 15, 1950.Grants-in-aid are available to nonprofit institutions possessing the requisite basic facilities for research and having the necessary experienced investigators on their staffs. They are designated for a specified program of research.Information and application forms may be obtained from Dr. Charles A. R. Connor, Medical Director, American Heart Association, 1775 Broadway, New York 19.
Course in Diseases of Endocrine Glands.
—The Michael Reese Hospital Postgraduate School will offer a course in Diseases of the Endocrines, Physiology and Diagnostic Methods, from Sept. 18 through 29, 1950. The course will consist of a balanced program of lectures and case demonstrations. The tuition is $100. Further information may be secured from Dr. Samuel Soskin, Dean, Michael Reese Hospital Postgraduate School, Twenty-Ninth Street