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June 25, 1955


JAMA. 1955;158(8):659-666. doi:10.1001/jama.1955.02960080035013

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ABSTRACT OF MINUTES OF WORLD MEDICAL ASSOCIATION COUNCIL SESSION  The council of the World Medical Association held its 23rd session at the headquarters of the Irish Medical Association in Dublin, Ireland, March 28 to April 3, 1955. All members of the council were present except Dr. J. A. Bustamante (Cuba), Dr. L. R. Mallen (Australia), and the executive editor of the journal, Dr. Austin Smith (U. S. A.). Dr. Dag Knutson (Sweden), chairman of the council, presided over the meetings. The purpose of this council session was to prepare the materials for the forthcoming general assembly; to advance the various activities of the association; and to act upon any items that cannot be held over for consideration of the general assembly. Various subjects were considered. Those on which definite action were taken are listed below.

General Assembly Resolution to WHO  The eighth general assembly had sent a resolution to the

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