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STATEMENT OF DR. F. J. L. BLASINGAME ON S. 1323 AND PART E, S. 434 BEFORE SENATE SUBCOMMITTEE
I am Dr. F. J. L. Blasingame, of Wharton, Texas, where I am engaged in the active practice of medicine. I am a member of the Board of Trustees of the American Medical Association and am appearing here today, accompanied by Dr. Walter S. Wiggins of Chicago, Illinois, as a representative of that Association in connection with S. 1323 and Part E of S. 434, 84th Congress, currently under consideration by your Committee.The Association supports S. 1323, with two modifications which we will suggest later in our testimony, and opposes Part E of S. 434. Before commenting on these two bills, I should like to present some background information concerning the interest of the Association in the subject of medical education.The original call of the Medical Society of the State
ORGANIZATION SECTION. JAMA. 1955;158(4):312-314. doi:10.1001/jama.1955.02960040070014