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The thirteenth triennial Congress on Occupational Health met in New York City, July 25 to 29, 1960, and brought together 1,458 registrants from 51 countries. Nearly 300 papers were presented during 35 sessions. The Proceedings forms a reference work of exceptional diversification, both in subject matter and in quality of presentation.
E. Vincent Askey, M.D., 1960-61 President, American Medical Association, in his Welcome Address, noted that "the American Medical Association firmly believes that occupational health is essentially preventive medicine in places of employment. And we feel that occupational health services should be extended to cover as large a proportion as
Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Congress on Occupational Health.. Ann Intern Med. ;55:714–715. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-55-4-714_3
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1961;55(4):714-715.
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