The General Practitioner: Powerful Ally against Mental Illness
In this testimony before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Gorman proposed (on behalf of the National Mental
Health Committee) that Congress allocate $1,300,000 in the 1958 budget to the National Institute of Mental Health for the
training of primary care physicians in psychiatric skills, via formal residencies in psychiatry and mental health fellowships.
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1957-02-27 (February 27, 1957)
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Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Community Mental Health Services
Education, Medical, Graduate
A Full-time Activist: The National Committee Against Mental Illness, 1953-1963