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The National Joint Practice Commission, an interprofessional organization aimed at improving health care, was established by action of the American Medical Association and the American Nurses’ Association.
The papers contain bylaws, minutes, financial reports, publications, grant applications, proposals, newsletters, and subject files collected by the donor, Shirley A. Smoyak, during her tenure on the Commission. Dr. Smoyak is a professor at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Bloustein School of Planning and Public Health.
Gift of Shirley A. Smoyak, 2002.
This collection is unprocessed. A preliminary inventory is given here. Please contact the Center for more information.
- American Medical Women's Association.
- American Nurses Association.
- National Joint Practice Commission (U.S.).
- University of Pennsylvania: Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
- Finding Aid Author
- Finding aid prepared by Inventoried by Center staff, updated by Bethany Myers
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