Accession Number:

ADA445576

Title:

Summary of Visit to Korea by Dr. Allan L. Forbes, September 27-October 1, 1960 (Accompanied by Dr. Zoltan Kertesz)

Descriptive Note:

Site visit rept. 27 Sep-1 Oct 1960

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1960-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

This report documents the activities of Dr. Allan L. Forbes, member of the Interdepartmental Committee on Nutrition for National Defense ICNND, National Institutes of Health, who visited the Republic of Korea ROK from 27 September to 1 October 1960. During his visit, the programs and progress in nutrition since the 1956 health survey were discussed with ROK government officials, officers from the Republic of Korea Army, U.S. military officers, U.S. Embassy officials, and ROK researchers. The nutrition programs he focused on were those set up for the ROK Armed Forces.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Food, Food Service and Nutrition
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE