The report presented herewith for the academic year 1936-1937 includes either statistical data or editorial comment regarding the medical schools approved1 by the Council on Medical Education and Hospitals during this period. Also included are revised lists of hospitals approved by the Council for internships and residencies in specialties. The first revision of the lists of schools for physical therapy and clinical laboratory technicians which conform to the standards adopted by the American Medical Association likewise appears in this issue.
Figures are presented covering seventy-seven medical schools in the United States and ten in Canada, 712 hospitals approved for internships, 439 hospitals offering approved residencies in specialties, fourteen schools for physical therapy technicians and 125 schools for clinical laboratory technicians.
These data are based on official reports from the institutions listed. Acknowledgement is tendered the officers of the bodies mentioned and others for their ready cooperation in supplying the
MEDICAL EDUCATION IN THE UNITED STATES AND CANADATHIRTY-SEVENTH ANNUAL PRESENTATION OF EDUCATIONAL DATA BY THE COUNCIL ON MEDICAL EDUCATION AND HOSPITALS OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION. JAMA. 1937;109(9):659–682. doi:10.1001/jama.1937.02780350027010
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