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JAMA. 1962;179(1):85. doi:10.1001/jama.1962.03050010087018.
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Personnel Change.—  Dr. Arthur S. Cain, formerly special assistant to the executive director of the Association of American Medical Colleges, Evanston, Ill., joined the Veterans Administration as Chief of Educational Research in the Department of Medicine and Surgery. He will test the new means of conducting medical education.

Reassignments.—  Dr. James S. Glotfelty, Medical Director of the Veterans Administration Center at Los


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