Medicine: Schools and Pathies

Under the heading " Schools and Pathies" (July 16) TIME stated that no homeopathic medical schools are granted " Class A " ranking and that osteopathic schools have low entrance requirements and a three-year course. In the interest of justice and the facts it is here stated that: 1) the Hahnemann Medical College and Hospital at Philadelphia (homeopathic) has always been rated in " Class A " by the Council on medical education and hospitals of the American Medical Association; 2) the majority of osteopathic schools now require high school graduations and have lengthened their courses to four years.


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