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A history of the quota system at the University of Manitoba medical school

Alvin Mathers Hyman SokolovBy BERNIE BELLAN
As part of the program looking at the history of Jewish physicians in Manitoba, well-known novelist Eva Wiseman gave a fascinating presentation on the quota system that was introduced by the former dean of the University of Manitoba medical school, Alvin Mathers, in 1932, and which was kept in place until 1945.