Fourth International Conference of Goiter.
—The London Thyroid Club and the American Goiter Association announce that the Fourth International Conference on Goiter will be held in London, England, in 1960. Scientific sessions will be held in the Royal College of Surgeons on July 6, 7, and 8, 1960Those who desire to submit abstracts of papers for consideration of appearing on the program should write to Selwyn Taylor, F.R.C.S., 3 Roedean Crescent, Roehampton, London S. W. 15, England or John C. McClintock, M.D., 149½ Washington Ave., Albany 10, N. Y.Travel and hotel accommodations may be secured from Thomas Cook and Sons, Ltd.A very few Honoraria will be available for travel assistance. For further particulars contact either of the above.
Van Meter Prize Award.
—The American Goiter Association again offers the Van Meter Prize Award of $300 and two honorable mentions for the best essays submitted concerning original