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

Introduction

Dr. Will traveled with Dr. Frank Martin and others in 1920 to establish relationships with South American doctors and offer advice on the building of hospitals and clinics. The Mayos corresponded with a number of physicians in Argentina. 

 

 

 

Dr M. Herrera Vegas, Bueno Aires

(William J. Mayo Friendship Gallery)

 

 

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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

 

Academia Nacional de Medicina de Buenos Aires

[The National Academy of Medicine of Buenos Aires, Argentina]

William J. Mayo

November 26, 1924

The academy was formed in 1822 and is one of the oldest medical training facilities in the Americas.  Dr. Will was inducted as a corresponding member.

 

Sociedad de Cirujia de Buenos Aires

[Society of Surgery of Buenos Aires]

William J. Mayo

October 30, 1924

Certificate of election as a corresponding member of the society.

 

Dr. Charlie Mayo

 

Academia Nacional de Medicina de Buenos Aires

[National Academy of Medicine of Buenos Aires, Argentina]

Charles H. Mayo

November 4, 1935

The academy was formed in 1822 and is one of the oldest medical training facilities in the Americas.  Dr. Charlie was elected as an honorary member for his work in medical education and practice.