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August 27, 1955


JAMA. 1955;158(17):1529-1531. doi:10.1001/jama.1955.02960170045016

COUNCIL ON MEDICAL SERVICE  Following are abstracts of actions by the Council on Medical Service as a result of meetings during the Annual Meeting in Atlantic City, N. J., June, 1955.

ELECTION OF CHAIRMAN  J. D. McCarthy, M.D., of Omaha was unanimously elected to serve as Chairman of the Council.

PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY INSURANCE  The Council voted to send to the Board of Trustees a report on professional liability insurance.

NEWSLETTER  The Council requested the staff to prepare a prospectus for a regular medical service newsletter for review by the Council at its next session. In discussing the subject of health councils, it was also suggested that the staff prepare a prospectus of a suitable type of newsletter for health councils.

COMMITTEE APPOINTMENT  David Henry Poer, M.D., Atlanta, Ga., was appointed to serve as a member of the Committee on Medical and Related Facilities.

GENERAL PRACTICE COMMITTEE  The Council submitted to

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