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December 20, 1965

Anticipating Community Relationships

Author Affiliations

From the University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Ariz.

JAMA. 1965;194(12):1303-1305. doi:10.1001/jama.1965.03090250037010

Our consideration of the future of medical education has properly centered on the new medical school, its relationship to its parent university, and the products we can expect it to turn out. However, I am secretly glad that we did not stop there, and that we have allowed a few additional moments to reflect on a quite different aspect which the new medical school presents, namely, the impact which it can be expected to have on the community in which it is to be located. I am learning rapidly that this is not a minor consideration, and more than once I have been tempted to suggest that the safest way to anticipate the community relationships of a new school of medicine is from the sun deck of a cruise ship in the south Pacific Ocean. However, since we can expect very little from this approach, I will try instead to

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