First Aid Association Meets
Julian S. Wise of Roanoke, Va., was elected president of the International Rescue and First Aid Association on June 18 at the group’s annual convention at Columbus, Ohio. He succeeds David H. Slaybeck of Caldwell, N. J.
Other new officers include Dr. Herbert J. Stack of New York University, and Eugene Fields, Omaha, Neb., vicepresidents, and Donald J. Luther of Dunellen. M. J., treasurer.
Dr. Marcellus A. Johnson, Jr., of Roanoke, Va., was named chief medical advisor to the Association.
The International Association also accepted an invitation to hold its 1951 convention in Roanoke. Date for the meeting will be decided upon later.
Wise is captain of the Roanoke Life Saving and First Aid Crew and president of the Virginia State Association of Rescue Squads.
The International Association was organized two years ago and now has member groups in practically all states and in Canada.