Arestad, Fritjof H.

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Head of the AMA Council on Medical Education and Hospitals. Mentioned in the 1949-11-07-02 Minutes of the Pima County Medical Society, 1904-1954.

SURVEY OF TUBERCULOSIS HOSPITALS AND SANATORIUMS IN THE UNITED STATES. J Am Med Assoc, Dec 1935; 105: 1855 - 1915: ...The plan of survey was, in a large part, developed and its execution directed by Fritjof H. Arestad, M.D., a member of the Council's staff of hospital examiners, who also made a majority of the visits to these hospitals and supervised the preparation of the statistics....
J Am Med Assoc, Dec 1943; 123: 1125: DR. F. H. ARESTAD APPOINTED ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF COUNCIL ON MEDICAL EDUCATION AND HOSPITALS. The Council on Medical Education and Hospitals announces that Dr. Fritjof H. Arestad has been appointed to the position of Assistant Secretary. Dr. Arestad, who has been on the Council staff for thirteen years, will be concerned mainly with all hospital activities of the Council including the registry of hospitals, formerly under the direction of Mr. Homer F. Sänger, as well as with internships, residencies and fellowships.

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JAMA, Nov 1983; 250: 2867: ARESTAD, Fritjof M., 82; Johnstown, Pa; University of Minnesota Medical School, 1925; died June 3, 1983.
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