Page 8 Duke University Medical Center, InterGom June 1965 OPD Central Laboratory as a tech nician. * * * Psychiatry also has some new em ployees : Mrs. Jean Porter, OPC; Mrs. Barbara Minton, Geriatrics Research; and Mrs. Mary Scott, Geriatrics BEG Lab. * * * The Department of Surgery an nounces three transfers: Judy Fuller from Dr. Hudson’s area to Surgical Residents Office; Ann Lesane from Dr. Silver’s office to Drs. Bassett and McCollum; and Carol Upchurch from Dr. Scaly’s office to Dr. Clippinger’s office. * # * A “welcome” is extended to Mrs. Rena Adderton, who has recently joined the SPDC Registrar’s Desk. But it’s “goodbye” to Mrs. Roniaine Barnes, a nurse in SPDC (Ob/Gyn), who moves in June to Atlanta, Georgia. # * * From Physical Therapy comes the announcement that Mrs. Barbara Taylor left June 1 to join the physi cal therapy staff at Watts Hospital. The PT Department writes: “We are sorry to lose Barbara Taylor, who has served so effectively as Educational Coordinator for the Curriculum in Physical Therapy. ’ ’ * * * Nursing Service announces several new appointments. Mrs. Laura Cook as Assistant Head Nurse on Reed; Miss Marty Baumgartner as Assistant Head Nurse on McDowell; Miss Nancy Whitehead as Head Nurse on Holmes; and Mrs. Arlene Park as Head Nurse in the OP I) Ob/Gyn Clinic. * * * Mrs. Kathleen Michel, secretary to Mr. Richard Bindewald and person in charge of Medical Center room as signments, will be replaced during the months of June-August by Mrs. Sharlene Weber. ON THE GO May was a full month for at least three physical therapists. Gladys Hart attended a symposium in Cleve land; Judy Cantey visited Western Reserve University for a short course; and Miss Helen Kaiser served as the physical therapy representative of the accrediting team visiting the Univer sity of Iowa. Eleanor Flanagan was on the pro gram of a recent meeting of the Georgia Chapter of the APT A in Atlanta ... in June she will be at tending a course in Manual Muscle Testing at UNC at Chapel Hill . . . and in August she will be teaching a short course at UNC. Grace Horton and Kathy LeGuin of the PT Depart ment will be enrolling for Miss Flana gan’s course. Also taking advantage of summer courses at Chapel Hill will be Jane Culbertson, a physical therapy trainee in Public Health. June 27-July 2 will find Miss Helen Kaiser, Grace Horton, and Eleanor Flanagan with the entire physical therapy class at the APTA National Conference to be held in Cleveland, Ohio. « * * Mrs. Martha J. Scoggins, Director of Housekeeping, will be attending the National Executive Housekeepers Conference in New York City from June 23-27. She will be one of several hundred executive housekeepers ex pected to attend. When she’s not busy “meeting,” Mrs. Scoggins hopes to take a peek at the “house keeping” at Flushing Meadow Park! * * * Occupational Therapy announces that Miss Bernice Belue recently at tended an Organization and Adminis tration Institute sponsored by the AHA and the AOTA and held in Roanoke, Virginia. Earlier, Miss Belue, Miss Lennon and Mrs. Brooks attended the spring meeting of the NCOTA at Goodwill Industries in Winston-Salem. * * * Nursing Service reports that “it was oft' to Europe by Whisper Jet” on June 10 for Miss Margaret Mitchell, Assistant Director of Nurs ing Service, Mrs. Sarah Jeffreys, surgical nursing supervisor, and Miss Peggj^ Postlethw'ait, a staff nurse on INL’^. They will be attending the International Council of Nurses Con gress to be held in Frankfort, Ger many. Their ti’ip began on an exciting note, for the group landed in London on the morning of June 11 just in time to help the English celebrate the queen’s birthday. Before returning July 1, the trio will visit England, France, Switzerland, Italy and Germany. # # # Miss Jane Bailey, Director of In- service Education for Nursing Ser vice, attended an Inserv'ice Education Institute in Boston May 28-27. The Institute was co-sponsored by the AHA and the NLN. From Boston, Miss Bailey took a side-trip into New York and the World’s Fair. INTERCOM Published by Duke University Medical Center, Office of Public Belatious. EDITOR Virginia II. Swain COMMITTEE Elon H. Clark Cliarles H. Frenzel George B. Kautner Betty Leach Wes Lefler Nina Waite Iiandon Buffiii Mailing Hospital, address: Box 3354, Duke Durham, North Carolina Duke University Medical Center Durham, North Carolina The Medical School Administration Office sends word that the office of Mi.ss Margaret Coleman, Medical School Recorder, has been moved from room M-109 to room M-133.