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March 22, 1924

Association News

JAMA. 1924;82(12):972-977. doi:10.1001/jama.1924.02650380040019

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ANNUAL CONGRESS ON MEDICAL EDUCATION, MEDICAL LICENSURE, PUBLIC HEALTH AND HOSPITALS  Held in Chicago, March 3, 4 and 5, 1924MEDICAL EDUCATION AND LICENSUREMarch 4—MorningPresent Opportunities for Medical Study in the United StatesDr. H. W. Briggs, Wilmington, Del.: The weeding out of low grade and commercial schools, and the raising of standards of both premedical and medical education has been a highly creditable work for which the profession, as a whole, should be thankful. It is a satisfaction to note that the few schools requiring a higher standard than the minimum are the most popular with prospective students, and it is safe to say that no properly qualified medical student has failed to obtain admission into some one of the standard schools of our country. That the margin between the supply and demand for opportunities for medical study in the United

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