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Manuel V. Arguelles

Expertise: Medicine

Association

    • Manila Medical Society, Member, Board of Directors
    • National Research Council of the Philippines, Member
    • Philippine Federation of Private Medical Practitioners, President
    • Philippine Malaria Society, President
    • Philippine Mental Health Association, President
    • Philippine Medical Association, Member
    • Colegio Farmaceutica de Filipinas, Member
    • American Medical Association, Member
    • World Federation for Mental Health, Member

Employment

    • College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Instructor in Medicine, 1916 - 1917
    • Bureau of Health, Physician, 1917 - 1919
    • Bureau of Health, Bacteriologist, 1921 - 1928
    • Laboratorio Arguelles, Private Medical practice in laboratory work, 1928 - 1956
    • Institute of Science and Technology, Project director & researcher, 1951 - 1955
    • National Science Board, Executive Director and acting chairman, 1956 - 1958

Award

    • U.P. Fellowship, University of the Philippines, 1914-1916
    • Awardee on Clinical Pathology, Manila Medical Society, Golden Jubilee Celebration, 1952
    • Certificate of Appreciation, Philippine Mental Health Association, 1954
    • Diploma of Honor, Philippine Federation of Medical Practitioners, 1954

Papers Presented

    • Science for national welfare and survival, 53rd Anniversary of the founding of the Colegio Medico-Farmaceutico de Filipinas Inc
    • American teamwork and other factors on economic development, Delivered in the Science Hall of the Philippine General Hospital during the Science Week
    • Science and techology in the Philippines, Mindanao Colleges Convention, Davao City
    • Assertive Rizalism as a measure of self defense, Graduation Ceremony of the Epifanio delos Santos College, Malabon, Rizal

Education

    • University of the Philippines, Manila, M. D, 1914

Publication

    • Arguelles, M.V., et.al., (1918 Jl) Further observations on the treatment of yaws with Castellani's mixture
    • Philippine Journal of Science Volume 13B, No. 4
    • Arguelles, M.V., et.al., (1921) Further observations on the treatment of yaws with Castellani's mixture
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 12
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1922) Observations on remedies tried in treating cholera carriers
    • Monthly Bulletin of the Philippine Islands Health Service Volume 2
    • Arguelles, M.V., et.al., (1923) A simple manual for sanitary inspectors
    • Manila Bureau of Printing
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1923) Macroscopic Widal with a few drops of blood
    • Journal of the Philippine Islands Medical Association Volume 3
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1925) The Kahn test in leprosy: a preliminary note
    • Mothly Bulletin of the Philippine Islands Health Service Volume 5
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1926) The Kahn test in leprosy: a preliminary note
    • Journal of the Philippine Islands Medical Association Volume 6
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1926) The Kahn test in leprosy: a preliminary note
    • Philippine Journal of Science Volume 30
    • Arguelles, M.V., et.al., (1925) On the relation of agglutinins produced in the blood of vaccinated Filipino mothers and in the blood of their vaccinated nursing infants
    • Monthly Bulletin of the Philippine Islands Health Service Volume 5
    • Arguelles, M.V., et.al., (1927 Ja) On the relation of agglutinins produced in the blood of vaccinated Filipino mothers and in the blood of their vaccinated nursing infants
    • Journal of the Philippine Islands Medical Association Volume 7
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1925) Standardized laboratory methods
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 16
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1928) Standardized laboratory methods
    • Bulletin of the San Juan de Dios Hospital Volume 2
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1926) Notes on vaccination "per os"
    • Monthly Bulletin of the Philippine Islands Health Service Volume 6
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1926) On the biology of vibrios isolated from various sources
    • Monthly Bulletin of the Philippine Islands Health Service Volume 6
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1927) Comparative value of the Kahn and Wasserman tests
    • Monthly Bulletin of the Philippine Islands Health Service Volume 7
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1927) Executive and legislative help for the National Medical Research COuncil
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 18
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1927) Fish meat infusion - as an enrichig medium for vibrios
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 18
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1927) The Kahn test: a resume
    • Bulletin of the San Juan de Dios Hospital Volume 1
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1927) Type determination of vibrios and a proposed new scheme of grouping the same
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 18
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1927) Vibrio viability in various metrua
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 18
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1927) Virulence of non-agglutinating vibrio and agglutinating vibrio
    • Revista Filipia de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 18
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1928) Diagnostico del colera por medios de laboratorio
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 19
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1928) New phases in the epidemiology of tuberculosis
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 19
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1928) Preventive vaccination in tuberculosis
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 19
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1931) Foreign research organization
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 22
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1932) Report of the Tuberculosis Commission of P.X. contains tuberculosis and tuberculin survey of Navotas, Rizal and other towns in the Philippines
    • Manila Bureau of Printing
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1932) The medical practitioner and the antituberculosis campaign
    • Journal of the Philippine Islands Medical Association Volume 12
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1932) Speech of the president-elect of the Colegio Medico-Farmaceutico
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 23
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1932) The tuberculin test and reasons why the Tuberculosis Commission is using it
    • Journal of the Philippine Islands Medical Association Volume 12
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1953) The Colegio MEdico-Farmaceutico- its background
    • Bulletin of the SanJuan de Dios Hospital Volume 7
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1933) Annual report of the Board of Directors of the C.M.F.F. for the year 1932
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 24
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1933) Our activities during the year 1932
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 24
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1933) Hospital Day
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 24
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1933) Introductory remark of President M. V. Arguelles
    • Revista Filipina de Medicina y Farmacia Volume 24
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1935 F) Biologic products of private laboratories
    • Natioal Research Council of the Philippine Islands Bulletin , No. 4
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1941 Ag) Semi-anual report of the President
    • Physician and Surgeon Volume 5, No. 8
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1949) Travel impressions (with special referece to science)
    • Philippine Medical World Volume 4, No. 2
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1949 Je) The World Health Organization
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 36, No. 6
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1949 My) The World Health Organization
    • Medical World Volume 4
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1949 N) The production of BCG vaccine
    • Philippine Medical World Volume 4
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1950) Mental health practices in the "Ang Tibay"
    • Mental Health Volume 1, No. 1
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1950) Organization and aims of the Philippine Mental Health Association
    • Mental Health Volume 1, No. 1
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1950) Health, a fundamental right of every human being (From the charter of the WHO)
    • Mental Health Volume 1, No. 2-3
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1950) Hospital cases are people with human emotions
    • Mental Health Volume 1, No. 2-3
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1950) Oral and cocurrent BCG vacciation in Brazil (under Dr. Arlido de Assis)
    • Bulletin of the Philippine Public Health Association Volume 1, No. 4
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1951) Mental health
    • Philippine Medical World Volume 6, No. 1
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1951) A national mental healthprogram for the Philippines
    • Bulletin of the Philippine Public Health Association Volume 2, No. 5
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1953 Je) Science for national welfare and survival
    • Journal of the Philippine Pharmaceutical Association Volume 40, No. 6
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1954 D) Science for national welfare and survival
    • Sunday Times Magazine
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1959 O) Science for national welfare and survival
    • MD Journal Volume 8, No. 10
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1953 Mr) The world mental health movement, 1952
    • MD Journal Volume 2, No. 3
    • Arguelles, M.V., et.al., (1954) Results of a questionnaire on the present status of scientific research in the Philippines
    • Institute of Science and Technology
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1955 N) Science in the Philippines
    • MD Journal Volume 14, No. 11
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1956 O) Progress report ot the Science Advisory Committee
    • MD Journal Volume 5, No. 10
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1956 O) A pro-science policy needed in U.P.
    • Daily Mirror
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1957 My) An appeal to the UP. Board of Regents
    • Manila Daily Bulletin
    • Arguelles, M.V., et.al., (1957) The scientific movement in the Philippines
    • Chemical Engineering Journal Volume 8, No. 1
    • Arguelles, M.V., ( 1957 O) Inspiration and leadership in science under divine guidance
    • Bulletin of the National Science Board Volume 1, No. 1
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1957 O) President Magsaysay - ann active supporter of science
    • Bulletin of the National Science Board Volume 1, No. 1
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1958) A stabilized fund for science and technology
    • Manila, (mimeog.)
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1958 Ap) National movement for science and techology
    • Bulletin of the National Science Board Volume 2, No. 4
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1958 Ap) Science renaissance in the Philippines
    • Bulletin of the National Science Board Volume 2, No. 4
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1958 My) Leadership of the medical profession in civic movement
    • Bulletin of the National Science Board Volume 2, No. 5
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1958 Je) This I believe
    • Bulletin of the National Science Board Volume 2, No. 6
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1958 Je) The Science Act of 1958 - the Magna Charta of Philippine Science
    • Bulletin of the National Science Board Volume 2, No. 6
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1958 Je) Summer Institute for Science teachers
    • Bulletin of the National Science Board Volume 2, No. 6
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1958 Jl) Kaalaman sa siyensiya sa wikang Pilipino
    • Bulletin of the National Science Board Volume 2, No. 7
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1958 Jl) Science information in the national language
    • Bulletin of the National Science Board Volume 2, No. 7
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1958 Ag) The FPRI - a boon to better forest products utilization
    • Bulletin of the National Science Board Volume 2, No. 8
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1958 S) Science and technology in the Philippines
    • Bulletin of the National Sciece Board Volume 2, No. 9
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1958 S) Science clubs
    • Bulletin of the National Science Board Volume 2, No. 9
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1958 N) The Science Foundation of the Philippies project - ayear of progress
    • Bulleti of the National Science Board Volume 2, No. 11
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1958 D) A compilation of surveys of activities on scientific research and development in the Philippines
    • Bulletinn of the National Science Board Volume 2, No. 12
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1959 S) One thought
    • Science Bulletin of the Science Foundation of the Philippines Volume 4, No. 1
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1959 O) Mental health
    • MD Journal Volume 8, No. 10
    • Arguelles, M.V., (1960 Je) Human factors in our national economy
    • MD Journal Volume 9, No. 6
    • Arguelles, M.V., et.al., (n.d.) Collection of questions of the Board of Medical Examiners, Philippine Islands and their answers: obstetrics
    • Manila, Fajardo

Trainings

    • X-ray and physical therapy, New York Post Graduate Medical School, Harvard Univ.
    • Serology and Bacteriology, 1919 - 1921, Columbia University and New York State Department
    • BCG vaccine studies representing the Philippine Tuberculosis Society, 1926, Pasteur Institute, Saigon
    • BCG vaccine travel studies, 1948, BCG Vaccine Laboratories in Europe, Asia, North and South America