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Uruguayan Journal of Internal Medicine is registered in the Ministry of Education and Culture in volume XVI page 173 (Art 4th Law 16.099) and has the ISSN: 2393-6797.


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In the city of Montevideo, capital of Uruguay and the Chamber of the Board of Public Hygiene, after several spontaneous meetings of some members of the medical profession, in which the idea of forming a Society began in order to work for the interests and advances in science, the nineteen days of November and year in 1852, meeting Doctors Messrs D. Fermin Ferreira, D. Gabriel Mendoza, Enrique Muñoz, DA Candido d 'Azambuja, DV Mousay Martin, D. Luis Michaelason, Enrique D. Wachs, DJ Peter Leonard, D. Pedro Vavasseur, Nollet Francisco DJ, DJ Carlos Neves, D. Pedro Garciago, D. Santiago Botini, D. Patricio Ramos, D. Francisco Bergara, D. Bartholomew Odicini, D. Francisco Garcia Salazar, Juan Francisco Correa, and Professors of Pharmacy, Mr. Julio Lenoble, D. Juan Jose Vizcaino, and Mr. Domingo Parodi: Mr Ferreira stated that the Company was in compliance must be installed certainly give the respective organization. He supported the idea proceeded to the election of a president and a vice president, a secretary and a deputy secretary, serving as its choice for the first charge in Mr Ferreira and the second in Mr. Martin of Mousay, for the third Mr. . Muñoz and fourth in Mr. Michaeleson.
The President then proposed the appointment of a commission to proyectase statute. By resolution of the meeting the President proceeded to name it and re- mained composed of Messrs. Vavasseur, Mousey Martin, Candide and Michaeleson.
Finally it was decided that Mr. attendees signed this record, being the fact incorporated into the Company. Thus ended the act.
President F. Ferreira - H. Muñoz Secretary - V. Martin de Mousay Vice President - Luis Michaelason prosecretary - P. Vavasseur - Botin H. J. Lenoble - JF Nollet - D. Parodi - A. guileless d 'Azambuja - F. Bergara - P. Garcia Diago - JJ Vizcaino - P. Ramos - JP Leonard - B. Odicini - G. Mendoza - H. Wachs - IG Salasar - J. Correa.

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