Program of the International Conference on Health Problems in Tropical America

Under the Auspices of the Medical Department of the United Fruit Company

All sessions will be held in the Myrtle Bank Hotel except as indicated in the program

Tuesday, July 22

Evening, 8:00 p.m.

Opening Address by Chairman.


Wednesday, July 23

Morning, 8:30 a.m.

The Relation of the Malaria Carrier to Malaria Prevalence. Charles Cassidy Bass, New Orleans, La.

Localization of Malarial Parasites in Man. William M. James, Panama, R. P.

The Preferential and Compulsory Breeding Places of Some Disease-bearing Mosquitoes and the Limits which Determine the Latter. Henry Rose Carter, Washington, D. C.

American Anopheline Mosquitoes, Their Classification and Relation to the Transmission of Malaria. Francis Metcalf Root, Baltimore, Md.

Afternoon, 2:00 p.m.

Modification of the Thick Film Method. M. A. Barber, Crowley, La.

A Report on the Use of Intramuscular Injections of Quinine in the Treatment of Malaria. N. P. Macphail, Quirigua, Guatemala.

Can We Get Better Anopheles Control and More Malaria Control At Lower Cost? Joseph A. LePrince, Memphis, Tenn.