SERVICE FELLOWSHIP FOR COMMISSIONED OFFICERS
There has been some question among medical officers in the Armed Forces concerning their eligibility for Service Fellowship in the American Medical Association. This classification of Fellowship is given to commissioned medical officers of the United States Army, United States Navy, United States Air Force and the United States Public Health Service who have been nominated by the Surgeons General of the respective services (and the permanent medical officers of the Veterans Administration) after approval by the Judicial Council. Service Fellowship is available to those commissioned medical officers of the Armed Forces who are in the regular service only. Their names are automatically selected from a roster of medical department officers made available to the Directory Department of the American Medical Association every three months by the Armed Forces.
Two bills have been introduced which would provide research into the
ORGANIZATION SECTION. JAMA. 1951;145(17):1351–1352. doi:10.1001/jama.1951.02920350045017
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