Bias in Flexner Reporting

American Medical Association desires circa 1900 Rockefeller General Education Board desires Carnegie Foundation Wishes
decrease number of physicians Favors Specialists Against proprietary institutions
improve quality and reputation of physicians Promote research  
remove homeopathy and other competition History of heavy allopathic funding  

Flexner’s Report provided a comprehensive roadmap for schools, state education, medical education, state licensure, public health, scientific research, public hospitals, and the elimination of several competitors of allopathic medicine.


Assessing Community Orientation