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CPP 12. Records of the Sections of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia (CLOSED)

 Record Group
Identifier: CPP 12

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Annual reports of the Section on Public Health, Preventive, and Industrial Medicine of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

 Collection
Identifier: CPP 12/002-01
Scope and Contents Collection contains annual reports filed with the College of Physicians of Philadelphia by the clerks of its Section on Public Health, Preventive and Industrial Medicine, 1920-1928. The reports list the programs and presentations of each year as well as the total membership of the Section and average attendance at each meeting. Most of the reports were filed by Alexander Heron Davisson.

Correspondence of the Section on Basic Science of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

 Collection
Identifier: CPP 12/004-02
Scope and Contents This collection of correspondence of Dwight B. McNair Scott, Program Chairman of the Section on Basic Sciences of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia, spanning 1976 to 1984, pertains to the formation of the section in 1977 and the organization of seminars and lectures held in 1977 and 1978, during Scott's tenure as program chairman. Also included is some material from 1979 and 1980, when she was chairman of the section. Included in the correspondence files are programs, annual reports,...

Minutes of the Section on Ophthalmology of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

 Collection
Identifier: CPP 12/001-02
Scope and Contents The records from the Section on Ophthalmology of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia consist of four volumes (disbound) of minutes, recorded by the clerk, spanning 1913- 1927, 1927-1939, 1940-1952, and 1953-1963. The minutes contain reports on monthly meetings, annual financial statements, lists of members and their addresses, and records of dues. The minute book from 1953-1963 contains an additional mailing list, an agenda for business meetings, and procedural instructions for dinner...

Records of the Section on Public Health, Preventive, and Industrial Medicine of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia I

 Collection
Identifier: CPP 12/002-02
Scope and Contents The collection contains membership information, financial material, and proceedings of meetings, 1923-1941, of the Section on Public Health, Preventive and Industrial Medicine of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia.Originally in a single volume but disbound during processing, the records, maintained by Section clerks, consist of: an alphabetical list of members, 1923-1935; the Section's cashbook, detailing receipts, including dues, and expenditures along with annual financial...

Records of the Section on Public Health, Preventive, and Industrial Medicine of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia II

 Collection
Identifier: CPP 12/002-03
Scope and Contents The collection contains correspondence of the clerks of the Section on Public Health, Preventive and Industrial Medicine of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia, 1967-1971, along with bank account statements and a check register, showing the financial situation and transactions of the Section. The correspondence, from clerks Samuel R. Moore, Jr., and Judith S. Mausner, describes the activities of the Section, the transition from one clerk to the next, and the reasons for the discontinuance...

Records of Section on Humanism in Medicine

 Series
Identifier: CPP 12/005-01
Overview The College of Physicians of Philadelphia developed the Section on Humanism in Medicine to help enrich the curriculum of local medical schools in the area. This initiative was conceptualized in the early 2000s and ended in 2007, with funding supported by Horace W. Goldsmith and Arcadia Foundations. The Section aimed to bridge the arts and humanities with medicine, inviting visiting scholars, doubling as successful poets and writers, to present their compositions and artists to exhibit their...

Records of the Section on Basic Science of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

 Collection
Identifier: CPP 12/004-01
Scope and Contents The Records of the Chairman of the Section on Basic Sciences, spanning 1975 to 1990, consist of correspondence, memoranda, minutes, lecture announcements, seminar programs, and financial records. The collection includes the records of three section chairmen: Earle H. Spaulding, Dwight B. McNair Scott, and Kenneth R. Cundy. Also present is information pertaining to the founding of the section in 1977 and its dissolution in 1985.Series 1 contains the correspondence files of...

Records of the Section on Dermatology

 Series
Identifier: CPP 12/008-01
Overview The Section on Dermatology was established by Lawrence Parish and Joseph Witkowski on December 22, 1981. The requirements for membership were “a professional interest in and a respect for dermatology.” The Section held four or five meetings a year on Wednesday evenings; these meetings generally included a lecture followed by a cocktail hour and dinner.In late 2005 or 2006, nearly all College sections were discontinued, including the Section on Dermatology.The Records...

Records of the Section on Medical History III

 Series
Identifier: CPP 12/003-03
Overview The Section on Medical History was founded in 1904. In 1905, the Section began holding meetings at which lectures on medical history were presented, inviting papers from physicians and scholars from a variety of backgrounds. By the 1970s, the section had become the sponsor of several annual lectures, including the Kate Hurd Mead Lecture (co-sponsored by the [Woman’s] Medical College of Pennsylvania, now Drexel College of Medicine) which was started in 1952 and the Samuel X. Radbill Lecture...

Records of the Section on Medical History IV

 Series
Identifier: CPP 12/003-04
Overview The Section on Medical History was founded in 1904. In 1905, the Section began holding meetings at which lectures on medical history were presented, inviting papers from physicians and scholars from a variety of backgrounds. By the 1970s, the section had become the sponsor of several annual lectures, including the Kate Hurd Mead Lecture (co-sponsored by the [Woman’s] Medical College of Pennsylvania, now Drexel College of Medicine) which was started in 1952 and the Samuel X. Radbill Lecture...