RANKIN WILL ADDRESS
BRITISH, IRISH SURGEONS -
Dr. Fred W. Rankin, Lexington, T
international authority on cancer of .
the colon, who was inaugurated Y
yesterday as president of the Amer-
ican College of Surgeons\at its an- ;
nual meeting in Chicago, will .
go to Englan next May to address Q
the Associations of Surgeons of
Great Britain and Ireland. ,
The new ACS president is the A
author of 300 papers on operative
and clinical surgery and of many ’
monographs and textbooks on sur-
gery of the colon and rectum. .
He is the third person in medical I
history to be elected to the presi- Q
dency of three major medical 5
groups——the American Medical As- ;
sociation, the American Surgical i
Association and the College of Sur- i
geons. The other two are Dr. Wil- Q
liam J. _ ayo and Dr. Charles H. .
p Mayo i
, i21'iS a veteran of both Q
. Wor1d.§5 `?=L .§During the iirst, he §
ser , _%I?7Jf, `onths with Army