Reference numberCMB/51/61
TitleMinutes, meeting of the Tropical Disease Committee
Date1 July 1913
DescriptionLists members present, with Sir Archibald Geikie in the Chair. Lists Committee business -- a letter from the Colonial Office, stating that Sir David Bruce would leave Chinde on 22 June -- Mr W F Fiske's willingness to investigate the bionomics of Glossina in Uganda -- recommendation to have a Carnegie Scholar assist in the entomological investigation -- a letter from Dr Duke on continuing research in Mpumu, and a resolution to call the attention of the Colonial Office to Dr Duke's work -- a letter from Major Hamerton requesting leave, and a resolution to grant it -- consideration of various reports published by those investigating sleeping sickness.
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