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Philadelphia, Pa., July 6, 1895.
To the Editor:
—In a recent issue, you reprint the greater part of an editorial appearing in the Medical Press and Circular, concerning the status of American diplomates and, while noting some errors, fail to point out that the " Female Medical College" to which allusion is made in the editorial, is a non-existent institution and has been so for over twenty-five years. The unfavorable light in which the college is placed, may be easily transferred by some persons to the only institution existing in Philadelphia for the instruction of women in medicine, namely, the Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania. This institution is a member of the Association of American Medical Colleges, has been represented at all its recent meetings and conforms to its requirements. I presume it is hardly necessary to state that the college is in good standing in the medical profession of the
Leffmann H. Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania. JAMA. 1895;XXV(2):81. doi:10.1001/jama.1895.02430280039015
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