The Resource Records of the Board of Medicine

Records of the Board of Medicine

Label
Records of the Board of Medicine, ca. 1885-1988
Title
Records of the Board of Medicine
Inclusive dates
ca. 1885-1988
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains minutes of the Advisory Committee on Physical Therapy, 1964-1984; laws, statutes, & by-laws, 1908-1987; lists of board members, 1908-1993; permanent record cards for physicians granted authority to practice medicine in Virginia prior to 1885 and borderline licensed physicians; and printed proceedings of the Medical Examining Board of Virginia, 1908-1972
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Dept. of Health Professions. (Search Virginia Dept. of Health Professions as author).
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
On January 31, 1884 the General Assembly passed an act creating the Board of Medical Examiners to certify physicians for practice in Virginia. In 1973 the name was changed to the Board of Medicine. The Department of Health Regulatory Boards was created by an act passed by the General Assembly on March 31, 1977, to provide administrative services to the health regulatory boards of the state. In 1986, the Department of Health Regulatory Boards was renamed the Department of Health Professions.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation source
Salmon, John S., comp. A GUIDE TO STATE RECORDS IN THE ARCHIVES BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES. Richmond: Virginia State Library, 1985
Label
Records of the Board of Medicine
Note
These records are part of the Dept. of Health Professions record group (RG# 37)
Arrangement
Arranged by record type.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
2
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Mehti, Nidhi
Organization method
Organized into the following series: Records of the Board of Medicine, ca. 1885-1988.
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001627143
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
cu. ft. (2 boxes)

Library Locations

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