Dr. Rathbone asserted that big, government-funded science had produced very little tangible medical progress, and opined that
increased NIH research budgets were just a sneaky way to socialize medicine.
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Rathbone, R. Rhett
Fogarty, John E.
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Redefining the Federal Role in Public Health, Medical Research, and Education, 1949-1960
Letter from John E. Fogarty to R. Rhett Rathbone [15 May 1959]