ALVAN R. FEINSTEIN, M.D., F.A.C.P.; NEAL KOSS, M.D.; JOHN H. M. AUSTIN, M.D.
Every spring in Atlantic City, during 4 consecutive days known as "The Spring Meetings," physicians engaged in clinical research assemble to discuss their work. The meetings contain the annual national transactions of three organizations: the American Federation for Clinical Research (AFCR) on the first day, the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI) on the second, and the Association of American Physicians (AAP) on the third and fourth.
The roster of people who belong to one or more of these organizations includes the chairman of almost every department of internal medicine at American medical schools, most of the full-time faculty and
FEINSTEIN AR, KOSS N, AUSTIN JHM. The Changing Emphasis in Clinical Research: I. Topics Under Investigation. An Analysis of the Submitted Abstracts and Selected Programs at the Annual "Atlantic City Meetings" During 1953 Through 1965. Ann Intern Med. 1967;66:396–419. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-66-2-396
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1967;66(2):396-419.
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