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Teaching Mission Sent to Israel and Iran.
—A medical teaching mission which is a joint project of the World Health Organization and the Unitarian Service Committee has been sent from Geneva, Switzerland, to Israel and Iran at the request of the Ministries of Health of the two countries. It includes a public health unit, which will remain in Israel for two months, and clinical and preclinical specialists, who will go to Iran for three weeks after spending a month in Israel. The mission is composed of 14 specialists under the chairmanship of Dr. Leo M. Davidoff, professor of neurosurgery, New York University. Members will work directly with specialists in their respective fields in both Israel and Iran, exchanging information, giving lectures and conferences, and visiting hospitals, clinics, schools, and other medical installations throughout the country.
Fellowships Offered by The National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis.
—The National Foundation
News and Comment. AMA Arch Intern Med. 1951;88(5):700. doi:10.1001/archinte.1951.03810110152014