BELFAST.—Dr. J. A. Milroy has been appointed J. C. White professor of bio-chemistry in the Queen's University. Dr. Milroy came to Belfast in 1902 as demonstrator in physiology, and on the foundation of the University in 1909 he was appointed lecturer in bio-chemistry. The title of reader in bio-chemistry was conferred on him in 1922. He is the author of numerous articles in the Journal of Physiology and other scientific papers.