PolBF, B. Frank Polk Collection in the Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions


[Series 3] External Institutional Records. — 1979-1988
These records reflect Polk’s extensive involvement, as a committee member and consultant, in external professional societies and governmental task forces. They include correspondence, membership directories, annual business meeting minutes, advisory committee minutes, announcements, and annual meeting and conference programs.
Files are arranged in alphabetical order by title of organization.

[Folder 1] American College of Epidemiology. — 1982. — 1 folder

[Folder 2] American College of Physicians. — Undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 3] American Epidemiology Society. — 1984-1988. — 1 folder
This folder may contain confidential financial information in items dated 9/25/1985; 1/14/1985; and 4/6/1984.

[Folder 4] American Federation of Clinical Research. — c. 1979; 1981; 1984-1988. — 1 folder

[Folder 5] American Heart Association. — 1983-1984. — 1 folder

[Folder 6] American Public Health Association. — 1981-1983. — 1 folder

[Folder 7 ] Baltimore City Health Department -- STD Training Center . — 1984-1985; 1988. — 1 folder

[Folder 8] Baltimore City Hospitals Consulting. — 1982; 1984. — 1 folder

[Folder 9] Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Center for Prevention Research and Biometry – Postmenopausal Estrogen/Progestin Interventions (PEPI) Steering Committee. — 1985; 1988. — 1 folder

[Folder 10] Chesapeake AIDS Foundation. — c. 1987. — 1 folder

[Folder 11] Clinical Immunology Society. — 1987. — 1 folder

[Folder 12] Delta Omega Honor Society. — 1985; 1988. — 1 folder
This folder contains confidential student information, including student names and GPAs, in an item dated 3/21/1985.

[Folder 13] Encyclopaedia Britannica. — 1987. — 1 folder

[Folder 14] Infectious Disease Society of America. — 1980-1988. — 2 folders
This folder may contain confidential financial information in an item dated 1980.

[Folder 15] Infectious Disease Society for OB/GYN. — c. 1979-1988. — 1 folder
This folder contains confidential evaluative information in items dated 3/29/1984; 7/28/1982; 7/14/1981; 3/22/1982; and 3/23/1982. It may contain confidential financial informationin an item dated 10/25/1983.

[Folder 16 ] International Epidemiology Association. — 1984; 1987. — 1 folder

[Folder 17] International Society of Cardiology. — 1980; 1982-1984. — 1 folder
This folder may contain confidential financial information in an item dated 12/29/1984.

[Folder 18] Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene -- AIDS State Task Force. — 1983; 1986. — 1 folder

[Folder 19 - 20] National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine – Committee on Issues & Priorities for New Vaccine Development. — 1982-1984. — 2 folders
This folder contains confidential information in an item dated 5/20/1983.

[Folder 21] National Council for International Health. — 1988. — 1 folder

[Folder 22] National Diabetes Advisory Board. — 1982-1983. — 1 folder

[Folder 23] National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Study of Genital Infections and Prematurity -- Data Safety Monitoring Committee. — c. 1984-1985. — 1 folder

[Folder 24] National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NIHCD/NIH) -- VIP Data and Safety Committee. — 1986-1987. — 1 folder

[Folder 25] Reproductive Epidemiology Group. — c. 1983. — 1 folder

[Folder 26] Sinai Hospital of Baltimore -- Committee on Research Involving Humans and Special Programs. — Undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 27] Society for Clinical Trials. — c. 1980-1983. — 1 folder

[Folder 28 - 30] Society for Epidemiology Research. — 1980-1988. — 3 folders

[Folder 31] Sydenham Society. — 1983-1984; 1987. — 1 folder
This folder may contain confidential financial information in an item dated 3/14/1983.