This is the presidential address that Sabin gave to the annual meeting of the Western Branch of the American Public Health
Association in May 1948, reflecting on the reluctance of public health departments to spend money on preventive measures and
public health personnel, and how ultimately costly such strategies are.
Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
4 (458,591 Bytes)
1948-11 (November 1948)
Sabin, Florence R.
Periodical: Sabin, Florence R. "The Ailments of Health Departments." American Journal of Public Health 38, 11 (November 1948):
1508-1511. Article. 4 Images.
American Public Health Association
Reproduced with permission of the American Public Health Association.
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Sabin's Third Career: Public Health in Colorado, 1939-1951