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Acknowledgments The 1988 annual meeting of the Institute of Medicine owes its substance to a number of members, staff, and other experts, but to no one more than the speakers, who also-graciously cooperated during the preparation of this book: KENNETH RYAN (Chairman), Kate Macy Ladd Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Harvard Medical School C. THOMAS CASKEY, Henry and Emma Meyer Professor in Molecular Genetics and Director, Institute for Molecular Genetics, Baylor University College of Medicine CARL DJERASSI, Professor of Chemistry, Stanford University ROBERT EDWARDS, Physiological Laboratory, Cambridge University DANIEL FEDERMAN, Professor of Medicine and Dean for Students and Alumni, Harvard Medical School NEAL FIRST, Professor of Reproductive Physiology, University of Wisconsin JOHN FLETCHER, Professor of Biomedical Ethics and of Religious Studies, University of Virginia School of Medicine and College of Arts and Sciences DEBORAH HENSLER, Director of Research, Institute for Civil Justice, The RAND Corporation PATRICIA KING, Professor of Law, Georgetown Law Center LORRAINE KLERMAN, Professor of Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine

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164 ACKNOWLEDGMENTS ERNST KNOBIL, H. Wayne Hightower Professor and Director, Laboratory for Neuroendocrinology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston MALCOLM POTTS, President, Family Health International SUSAN SCRIMSHAW, Professor of Public Health and Anthropology and Associate Director, Latin American Center, University of California, Los Angeles