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Health Services for All Mothers and Children After the War
A nationwide survey of personnel and facilities needed to assure comprehensive health services for all mothers and children after the war, which will be undertaken by the American Academy of Pediatrics with the help of the Children's Bureau, United States Department of Labor, and the Public Health Service, Federal Security Agency, received the endorsement of seventy leading physicians and other professional workers meeting in Washington as an advisory committee to the Children's Bureau, the Department of Labor reported recently. This action of its advisory committee and others bearing on the administration of the Children's Bureau maternal and child health program were made known by Dr. Martha M. Eliot, associate chief of the bureau. Chairmen of the committee are Dr. Nicholson J. Eastman, professor of obstetrics at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, and Dr. Henry F. Helmholz, chief
Government Services. JAMA. 1945;127(7):414. doi:10.1001/jama.1945.02860070046018