International Society of Haematology 1960-1965

Scope and Content

At the Ninth Congress of the European Society of Haematology in 1963 Wilkinson and Dr Simon I. de Vries were tasked with considering the relationship between the three international societies and to make suggestions as to future relationships. This file contains their second report presented to the European Society of Haematology and the Ad Hoc Committee of the International Society of Haematology in 1965 and a significant amount of correspondence between the two men and other representatives and members of the three societies expressing their concerns etc. with the recommendations made in the report. There is also correspondence relating to the recognition of the Society under the Finance Act, 1958, notices from the International Society of Hematology relating to changes in the constitution, and copies of draft constitutions. There are a number of items of correspondence in French.