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Jefferson Alumni Bulletin – Volume X, Number 2 May 1957

A Message from the President, Page 2

A Message from the Dean, Page 3

William A. Sodeman, M.D., New Head of the Department of Medicine, Page 4

Promotions, New Appointments, and Resignations, Page 6

400 Attend Symposium at Annual Meeting of Dental Society, Page 6

Hospital Appointments Received by Senior Class of 1957, Page 7

Pennsylvania Doctor, Page 9

Dedication of Memorial Organ, page 10

Dr. David B. Allman Addresses Student Assembly, Page 11

Jefferson Postgraduate Seminar Cruise, Page 14

Library Notes, Page 14

District III Meeting of American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Page 14

Dr. John H. Gibbon, Jr. Receives Shaffrey Award, Page 15

Jefferson Alumnus Honored on Television Program, Page 16

Dr. Benjamin P. Weiss, Page 17

Joseph J. Wilson, Page 18

Dr. William G. Sawitz, Page 19

Deaths Reported During the Past Year, Page 20

Jefferson Graduate is President-Elect of American College of Allergists, Page 21

New Department of Radiation Therapy, Page 22

133rd Anniversary Clinics for Class Reunion Day and Alumni Day, Page 23

Presentation of Dr. Morgan’s Portrait to the Jefferson Medical College, Page 24

Senior Students with Jefferson College Relationships, Page 27

Chapter Notes, Page 28

Endowment Committee, Page 30

The Tumor Clinic, Page 31

Educational Functions, Page 34

Research Activities, Page 34

Alumni Annual Giving Fund Nears Finish, Page 36

Class Standings, Page 37

Class Reunions, Page 38

Faculty Notes, Page 39

Class Notes, Page 41

Births, Page 45

Engagements and Weddings, Page 45

Jefferson Graduates in Foreign Countries, Page 46

Carlos Finlay Booklet Ready, Page 47

Tri-City Meeting of Obstetrical Societies Held at Jefferson, Page 47

Staff Members Participate in Institute, Page 47

Strickler-Root Laboratories to be Dedicated, Page 47

College Office Supervisor Attends Denver Meeting, Page 47

Alumni Placement Bureau, Page 48

Medical Society Meeting, Page 48

Dr. De Medeiros to Return to Brazil, Page 48 Recent Out-Of-Town Visitors to the Alumni Office, Page 48

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