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PROCUREMENT AND ASSIGNMENT SERVICE FOR PHYSICIANS, DENTISTS AND VETERINARIANS
The Procurement and Assignment Service was approved by the President on October 30. The creation of this service resulted from a recommendation of the Subcommittee on Medical Education of the Health and Medical Committee to the Health and Medical Committee on March 31. Following a meeting of the Health and Medical Committee on April 28, this recommendation was transmitted by the Health and Medical Committee to the Committee on Medical Preparedness of the American Medical Association for its consideration. The Committee on Medical Preparedness presented this recommendation to the House of Delegates of the American Medical Association at its meeting in Cleveland, June 2 to 5. At this meeting the House of Delegates adopted the following resolution:
Whereas, The President of the United States has declared that we are in a state of unlimited emergency, and the Surgeon General of the
MEDICAL PREPAREDNESS. JAMA. 1941;117(23):1983-1989. doi:10.1001/jama.1941.02820490057020