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To the Editor:
—An unfortunate aspect of the present situation in Germany is that it has brought misfortune to many of her scholars. These include the physicians and surgeons in professional and in academic positions, who are being forced to leave the country and seem doomed to forfeit their carefully prepared careers and opportunity for carrying on research. To save their services for the common good, organizations in several countries of Europe are working to secure for them positions outside of Germany. A similar organization has been formed in this country, which will work in conjunction with those abroad. This committee is called the Emergency Committee in Aid of Displaced Foreign Physicians. Its form of organization and its methods are similar to those of the Emergency Committee in Aid of Displaced German Scholars, of which Dr. Livingston Farrand, president of Cornell University, is chairman. Its purpose is to facilitate the
Baehr G. EMERGENCY COMMITTEE IN AID OF DISPLACED FOREIGN PHYSICIANS. JAMA. 1933;101(24):1900. doi:10.1001/jama.1933.02740490060033
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