The medical conference in session
The Gleaner (Kingston, Jamaica)
July 30 1924
8 columns ; 56 x 28 cm. or smaller
Item is an 8 column newspaper clipping with a photograph. Subheadings: 'Important Question as to the Food Factor in Cases of Pellagra. Insulin Treatment. Dr. F. G. Banting Read Paper on Diabetes Specific That Has Made Him Famous.' Summarizes Banting's paper on diabetes.
MS. COLL 76 (Banting) Scrapbook 1, Box 3, Page 134
Title taken from headline.
This Conference was the focus of the Bantings six week tour of the Caribbean and Central and South America, sponsored by the United Fruit Company. The tour also served as a honeymoon trip for Fred and Marion Banting.
International Conference on Health Problems in Tropical America (1924)Banting, Frederick Grant, Sir, 1891-1941United Fruit Company