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October 1960

News and Comment

Arch Intern Med. 1960;106(4):587-588. doi:10.1001/archinte.1960.03820040125022

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Philadelphia: One-Day Institute on Nutritional and Metabolic Considerations in Disease.  —In order to advance the understanding of the clinical and therapeutic implications of the newer knowledge of nutrition and metabolism, the Philadelphia County Medical Society, Committee on Nutrition and Metabolism, in cooperation with the American College of Gastroenterology and the National Vitamin Foundation, will hold a one-day institute, October 29, 1960, at the Bellevue Stratford Hotel. The subject matter will be presented in the form of panel symposia. The morning symposium will be moderated by Dr. Michael G. Wohl, Chairman, Committee on Nutrition and Metabolism, Philadelphia County Medical Society. The panel speakers will be Dr. Garfield G. Duncan, Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, "Principles of Dietotherapy"; Dr. Harold M. Nitowsky, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Medical School, "Sprue Syndrome"; Dr. Robert G. Ravdin, Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, "The Role of Nutrition in the Preoperative