Hand Surgery: The State of the Art.—A postgraduate course, "Hand Surgery: The State of the Art," will be given Dec 4 through 6, 1975, at the Drake Hotel in Chicago for 16 hours of AMA category 2 credit. Bernard O'Brien from Australia will be the guest speaker. For further information, contact the course chairman, Robert R. Schenck, MD, 1725 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60612 (312-738-3426).
American Board of Specialties Third Basic Surgery Examination.—The American Board of Medical Specialties will sponsor its third Basic Surgery Examination on April 2, 1976. This examination is open to all individuals holding a degree in medical sciences. At the present time, the examination is not compulsory and is not a requirement of any specialty board. Further information on admittance to examination may be obtained by writing to the American Board of Medical Specialties, 1603 Orrington, Suite 1160, Evanston, IL 60201.