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    AS PART OF ITS TENTH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS, THE GHANA MEDICAL ASSOCIATION HELD A SPECIAL DINNER, IN ACCRA.

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    AS PART OF ITS TENTH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS, THE GHANA MEDICAL ASSOCIATION HELD A SPECIAL DINNER, IN ACCRA. EARLIER, AS PART OF THE ANNUAL GENERAL CONFERENCE, A SERIES OF LECTURES WAS ORGANISED BY THE ASSOCIATION.

    AMONG THE SPEAKERS WERE MR. JUSTICE NIL AMAA OLLENU, AN APPEAL COURT JUDGE, AND SIR GEORGE GODBER, OF BRITAIN. THE THEME FOR THE CONFERENCE THIS YEAR WAS "FINANCING THE HEALTH SERVICES IN GHANA."
    THE ASSOCIATION IS A VOLUNTARY BODY OF DOCTORS AND DENTISTS REGISTERED IN GHANA AND IT WAS FORMED IN 1958. THE GUEST SPEAKER AT THE SPECIAL DINNER WAS THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF THE VOLTA RIVER AUTHORITY, MR. E.L. QUARTEY. HE SAID THAT SINCE ITS INCEPTION THE ASSOCIATION HAD MADE GREAT ACHIEVEMENTS.

    OTHERS SPEAKERS WERE THE NEWLY-ELECTED PRESIDENT OF THE ASSOCIATION, DR. EVANS-ANFOM, WHO IS THE VICE-CHANCELLOR OF THE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN KUMASI, AND THE RETIRING PRESIDENT, PROFESSOR S.R.A. DOBU.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7TWJR2IZ4H90D8XL9M0PUIBJJ
    Media URN:
    VLVA7TWJR2IZ4H90D8XL9M0PUIBJJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/04/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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