Medical schools need millions

June 1951
America;6/9/1951, Vol. 85 Issue 10, p265
The author looks into the financial crisis that medical schools in the U.S. are facing. The author states that the schools are suffering from acute financial undernourishment. Among the causes mentioned by the author are: increasing costs, lower income from investments, and the decline of gifts from rich philanthropists. The author adds that tuition fees, with an average of $122 a year, covered 70 percent of the cost of providing undergraduate medical training.


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