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W. Bruce Fye Center For the History of Medicine: Peru

Introduction

Dr. Will stopped in Peru during his South American Tour in 1926.

 

 

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Guide/ Contents

These links serve as your quick guide through our exhibit.  Click on a link that interests you to find more information.  To return to the first page click the top tab titled "Mayo Family Travels" or look for the Back to Start link in the Introduction on every page.

Travels
United States | 
Argentina |  Australia and New Zealand |  Austria |  Belgium |  Brazil |  Canada |  Czekoslovakia [Czech Republic] |  Cuba |  Denmark |  Ecuador |  England |  Finland |  France |  Ireland |  Italy |  Mexico |  Peru |  Scotland |  Serbia |  Spain |  Sweden

Diplomas, Memberships, and Awards
Original Medical Diplomas |   United States Army Commendations and Awards |  Awards and Memberships from United States |  Awards and Memberships from International Organizations

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Dr. William J. Mayo

 Sociedad Peruana de Cirujia

[Peruvian Society of Surgery]

William J. Mayo

January 23, 1920

The society was formed in 1918.  In 1940 the name was changed to Academia Peruana de Cirugia [the Peruvian Academy of Surgery].  Dr. Will received this certificate when granted membership in the society.

 

Dr. Charlie Mayo

Sociedad Peruana de Cirujia

[Peruvian Society of Surgery]

Charles H. Mayo

January 21, 1920

The society was formed in 1918.  In 1940 the group became the Academia Peruana de Cirujia [the Peruvian Academy of Surgery].  Dr. Charlie received this certificate when granted membership in the society.

 

Brothers

La Universidad Mayor de San Marcos de Lima

[The University of San Marcos, Lima, Peru]

William J. Mayo and Charles H. Mayo

1920

Drs. Will and Charlie received Honorary Doctor of Laws degrees from the university.