The Society mounted a very successful Papers Session at the April 2008 meeting of the American Association for the History of Medicine.
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Jennifer Telford, RN, PhD, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, College of Health and Human Services, George Mason University explored Care Amidst Nursing Shortage: The Relationship Between the American Red Cross and the Navy Nurse Corps During World War I. [Text]
Patricia Rushton, RN, PhD, Associate Professor, Brigham Young University College of Nursing discussed her oral history project Nurses at War.
Harold D Langley, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Catholic University; Curator Emeritus, Navy Collection, The Smithsonian Institution was Session Moderator and Commentator.