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MEDICINE AND THE WAR

JAMA. 1942;119(1):33-36. doi:10.1001/jama.1942.02830180035013.
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PROCUREMENT AND ASSIGNMENT SERVICE FOR PHYSICIANS, DENTISTS AND VETERINARIANS 

NEW METHOD FOR IMMEDIATE RECRUITMENT OF MEDICAL OFFICERS  The army has streamlined its method of commissioning medical officers. Five thousand physicians are needed at once. Eleven thousand additional will be needed by Dec. 31, 1942. Army officers' recruiting boards will proceed at once to the office of each state chairman for physicians of the Procurement and Assignment Service, to get in touch with physicians personally and commis sion them immediately.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR PHYSICIANS WISHING TO ENLIST 

  1. Return the procurement and assignment enrolment form and questionnaire which reached you last week. If you didn't get one, write immediately to the National Roster of Scientific and Specialized Personnel, 916 G Street N.W., Washington, D. C.,"for your forms.

  2. Contact your state chairman of physicians for Procurement and Assignment Service at once, stating that you want to get into the service. Do

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