Reference numberCMB/51/108
TitleMinutes, meeting of the Tropical Diseases Committee
Date15 March 1926
DescriptionLists members present, with Sir John Bradford in the Chair. Lists Committee business, including the consideration of schemes for the use of the Anonymous Bequest for Medical Research; Sir William Leishman's report on the Committee's decision to drop the [sleeping sickness] research scheme in favour of one on diseases in the West Indies and British Guiana; presentation of a memo from Andrew Balfour and R T Leiper on this proposed investigation; an agreement to devote the Fund to the investigation, an estimation of costs, and a decision to ask the London School of Hygiene to add Dr J T Duncan to the expedition; appointment of a Sub-Committee to consider further arrangements. p125-7.
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