[Skip to Navigation]
May 1960

News and Comment: ANNOUNCEMENTS

AMA Am J Dis Child. 1960;99(5):708. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1960.02070030710027

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.


Training Programs at University of Florida.—The Department of Pediatrics of the University of Florida College of Medicine has recently established training programs for (a) advanced work in immunology and infectious disease and (b) noncategorical training leading to research and teaching in pediatrics.

By the first, an interdisciplinary program jointly sponsored with the Departments of Medicine, Microbiology, and Pathology, it is planned to foster competence in both basic and clinical aspects of infectious disease and immunology through a two- to three-year program. Specific plans will be based upon individual needs and interests. The program is available to qualified persons with a minimum of one, preferably two, years of straight internship or residency. Stipends begin at $6,000 per year.

The second program is designed to provide a period for intensive study, research, and teaching experience in the basic sciences related to major fields of pediatric research, as an initial phase

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
Add or change institution