Annual Report by President

Annual Report by President

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...of Obstetrics remains as before, divided between the University of New York and ourselves. We have also arranged with the Trustees of the Hospital and the medical faculty of the University a satisfactory working agreement covering the department of Gynecology, which promises to remain permanent. We have to arrange to extend the facilities of our department of urology to the classes belonging to Columbia University, and obtain from Columbia similar facilities for our own students in the department of Pediatrics, a department which it controls. With the completion of these details, I believe Cornell University will have added to itself clinical facilities which taken in conjunction with the New York and Memorial Hospitals, and our own Dispensary, (particularly with the Medical Clinic which has been so ably developed by Professor Thompson), will give its Medical College all the clinical facilities it can utilize properly for the next year or two. Permit me also to call attention to the work of Professor Conner, at the New York Hospital, which so thoroughly supplements the labors of Professor Thompson and his staff at Bellevue. We have here every opportunity to thoroughly develop the clinical studies appropriate to the third year students, and I suggest that this question, together with the larger one of adapting our courses in Medicine more acceptably to the time allowed, be presented to the faculty, and that Professor Thompson and his associates and assistants be asked to consider and report upon this problem. As we pass more deeply into the growing and exacting problems of medical education, I incline to the belief that with us the art of Pedagogy presents a fruitful field for development. If we are to limit to six or seven years an education...
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  • Paperback | 92 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 181g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123667569X
  • 9781236675699