The purpose of this Association is to bring together into one organization the physicians of New London County. To increase among the members their knowledge of scientific and practical medicine. To enlighten and direct public opinion so that the profession shall become increasingly useful to the public, in the prevention and cure of disease, and in the prolonging and adding of comfort to life. To investigate, discuss, and communicate Socio-Economic problems of concern and interest to the members and their patients. To maintain, in cooperation with the Medical Associations of other counties in the State, the organization of the Connecticut State Medical Society.