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Page 225 - July 14, 1900, provided that an essay deemed by the Committee of Award to be worthy of the Prize shall have been offered. Essays intended for competition may be upon any subject in Medicine, but...
Page 225 - The College of Physicians of Philadelphia announces that the next award of the Alvarenga prize, being the income for one year of the bequest of the late Senor Alvarenga and amounting to about $180, will...
Page 369 - A MANUAL OF THE PRACTICE OF MEDICINE, Prepared Especially for Students. By AA STEVENS, AM, MD, Professor of Pathology in the Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania; Lecturer on Terminology and Instructor in Physical Diagnosis in the University of Pennsylvania; Physician to St. Agnes' Hospital and Out-patient Department of the Episcopal Hospital, etc.
Page 147 - Titles of papers should be sent to the Secretary as soon as possible, but not later than November 20. to insure a place on the program.
Page 360 - The remainder of the written exercise consists in examination in the various branches of medicine, surgery, and hygiene. The oral examination includes subjects of preliminary education, history, literature, and natural sciences. The clinical examination is conducted at a hospital...
Page 360 - Oral ; 4. Clinical. In addition to the physical examination, candidates are required to certify that they believe themselves free from any ailment which would disqualify for service in any climate.
Page 361 - ... cadaver. Successful candidates will be numbered according to their attainments on examination, and will be commissioned in the same order as vacancies occur. Upon appointment the young officers are, as a rule, first assigned to duty at one of the large marine hospitals, as at Boston, New York, New Orleans, Chicago, or San Francisco. After five years' service, assistant surgeons are entitled to examination for promotion to the grade of passed assistant surgeon.
Page 361 - After five years' service, assistant surgeons are entitled to examination for promotion to the grade of passed assistant surgeon. Promotion to the grade of surgeon is made according to seniority, and after due examination as vacancies occur in that grade. Assistant surgeons receive $1,600, passed assistant surgeons, $2,000, and surgeons $2,500 a year.