1965 Conference: The Family in Context

1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 The 1965 Annual Conference was held at the Park Plaza Hotel in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 20–23. The theme was “The Family in Context.” Frank Lock, President of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, gave the opening address, on “The Family in Medical Context.”

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 Hans L. Zetterberg’s lecture was on “Social Theory and Social Practice.” Reuben Hill, in his Burgess Award Address, discussed “Current Developments in Family Theory.” Clark Vincent‘s Presidential address was titled “Familia Spongia: The Adaptive Function.”

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 Ivan Nye was program chair, and Frank Fidler handled local arrangements. Some of the films scheduled to be shown at the conference were refused entry by Canadian customs. Approximately 350 persons attended.

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 1965 program coverRead the conference program


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