Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Dr. Cassius J. Van Slyke

  • The origins of NIH medical research grants

    Edward Tabor Bethesda, MD, United States   The main administration building at the “National Institute of Health,” photographed sometime between 1940–1947, before the name was changed to “National Institutes of Health.” The original name can be seen under the cornice. From the “Images from the History of Medicine” collection at the National Library of Medicine,…