TITLE

Dennis installed as new NMA president at annual convention

PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
Jet;09/07/98, Vol. 94 Issue 15, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the chief of the Division of Neurosurgery and associate professor at the Howard University College of Medicine, Dr. Gary C. Dennis was sworn in as the 97th president of the National Medical Association at its annual Convention and Scientific Assembly in New Orleans, Louisiana. What Dennis will focus on during his term as president; Conference which was held in conjunction with the convention; Reason the convention was moved the original site in San Diego, California.
ACCESSION #
1154878

 

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