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August 31, 1901


JAMA. 1901;XXXVII(9):585. doi:10.1001/jama.1901.02470350041013

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A few weeks ago the Regents of the University of the State of New York, who have the supervision and control of medical qualifications in that State, adopted a rule that students who had passed the entrance examinations and completed two courses of not less than nine months, each could pass their final examination in chemistry, anatomy, physiology and hygiene. Having passed this they would be given a certificate to apply on their final examination as regards these branches. This would enable them to devote themselves more fully to the other branches of their medical course for their last two years and thus better fit themselves for their final examination. This was considered to afford a decided advantage to the New York medical schools, and while one or two details were criticised, it was welcomed as a very acceptable change. The Regents, however, appear to have a doubt whether in

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