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AMA Arch Intern Med. 1955;96(2):281-283. doi:10.1001/archinte.1955.00250130155015.
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Graduate Fortnight.  —The New York Academy of Medicine announces its 28th annual Graduate Fortnight, Oct. 10-21, 1955.The program follows:

PROBLEMS OF AGING  6 Morning Panel Meetings—Afternoon Hospital Clinics—20 Evening Lectures 4 Evening Panel Meeting—Scientific Exhibit

EVENING LECTURES and PANEL MEETINGS at 8:30 P. M.  First WeekOctober

10 OPENING ADDRESS  Edward J. Donovan, President, The New York Academy of Medicine

WHAT IS AGING?  (Ludwig Kast Lecture)Albert Lansing, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta

PSYCHOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF AGING  Ross A. McFarland, Harvard University

EXPERIMENTAL PROLONGATION OF THE LIFE SPAN  Clive M. McCay, Cornell University, Ithaca, N. Y.

11 ARTHRITIS IN THE ELDERLY PATIENT  Joseph J. Bunim, National Institute of Arthritis and Metabolic Diseases, Bethesda, Md.

THE EFFECT OF AGING ON THE MYOCARDIUM  William Dock, State University of New York College of Medicine at New York City, Brooklyn



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