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Societies, Medical

Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings

Found in 24 Collections and/or Records:

Academy of Medicine Archives

Identifier: MS C 320

Constitution, bylaws, membership lists, board of directors minutes, meeting announcements, and other documents.

Dates: 1936; 1960-1991

American Association for Medical Systems and Informatics Records

Identifier: MS C 433

On August 19, 1981, the American Association for Medical Systems and Informatics (AAMSI) was incorporated. AAMSI's main purpose is to support patient care, teaching, research, and health administration through the development and implementation of computer systems.

Dates: 1972-1984

American Association for the Surgery of Trauma Archives

Identifier: MS C 392
Abstract The AAST was founded in 1938 with the purposes to furnish leadership and to foster advances in the surgery of trauma; to afford a forum for the exchange of knowledge pertaining to research, practice and training in the surgery of trauma; to stimulate investigation and teaching in the methods of preventing, correcting and treating injuries from all types of accidents; to enhance the study and practice of the surgery of trauma by establishing lectureships, scholarships, foundations, and...
Dates: 1938-2004

American Association for Thoracic Surgery Archives

Identifier: MS C 355
Abstract The American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) was founded by Dr. Willy Meyer in 1917 as a venue devoted to exchanging ideas regarding the growing field of thoracic surgery. Other founding members of the AATS include Alexis Carrel, Armistead C. Crump, Nathan W. Green, Howard Lilienthal, Rudolph Matas, and Samuel Robinson. Institutional material, historical manuscripts and data, biographies, member information, curriculum vitae, bibliographies, correspondence, minutes, transcripts,...
Dates: 1899-2002

American Burn Association Archives

Identifier: MS C 500
Abstract The American Burn Association (ABA) is a not-for-profit Illinois corporation dedicated to the treatment of burn victims and their injuries. The collection is of significant interest to researchers as it documents the rapid growth in the body of knowledge relating to burn care, and the development of national standards and procedures for treatment. The collection generally contains correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, financial statements, printed material, notes, meeting programs,...
Dates: 1917-1996 (bulk 1963-1996)

American College of Cardiology archives

Identifier: MS C 599

Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, printed materials, publications, photographs, audio tapes and recordings, electronic records, and memorabilia document the many corporate activities of the American College of Cardiology. Produced by the American College of Cardiology's executive offices.

Dates: 1929-2008

American Medical Association annual meetings collection

Identifier: MS C 461
Collection Summary

Contains announcements, programs, newspaper clippings, tickets, menus, and other ephemera relating to the annual meetings of the American Medical Association. Material exists for the years 1866, 1878-83, 1885, and 1889-90. Many items are addressed to or bear the name of John Shaw Billings, director of the Library of the Surgeon General's Office.

Dates: 1866-1890

American Ophthalmological Society Records

Identifier: MS C 10

Notebooks relating to early history of the Society, its membership, and its publications.

Dates: 1925-c.1940

American Surgical Association Archives

Identifier: MS C 379

The archives of the American Surgical Association consist mostly of records of the preparation for, and the proceedings of, the Association's annual meetings, including presentation of scholarly papers and presidential addresses.

Dates: 1878-2009

American Venereal Disease Association Archives

Identifier: MS C 412

Contains the constitution and bylaws, history of the organization, membership lists, correspondence, transactions, programs and minutes of meetings, reports and abstracts of papers.

Dates: 1936-1984