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Here are summarized the investigations carried out by this body to the end of March 1939. The research covers a wide field. Practically all the work done in the field of medicine has been previously published in medical periodicals. The budget for 1939-1940 approximates $53,000 and the projects already approved are in the field of medical radiology, tuberculosis and rheumatic diseases. Minor grants have been made for problems relating to cancer, heart disease, chemotherapy, hormones and vitamins. Especially interesting is the number of researches in the field of aviation from every point of view.
National Research Council of Canada, Review of Activities for the Year Ended March, 1939. JAMA. 1941;116(2):175. doi:10.1001/jama.1941.02820020085042
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