Paulina Luisi

Paulina
Luisi
1875
1950

Argentina-born Uruguayan Diplomat, Surgeon and Leader of Feminist Movement in Uruguay, first Uruguayan woman to receive a medical degree

Author Quotes

We women are familiar with the ulcers of our societies, because it is almost always our hands which apply the balm. Social assistance and beneficence are our patrimony, and this work, like nothing else, has opened our eyes to the horrors that entrap our current civilization... And we female physicians have seen even more.

Even toy soldiers should be abolished. We must disarm the nursery!

Author Picture
First Name
Paulina
Last Name
Luisi
Birth Date
1875
Death Date
1950
Bio

Argentina-born Uruguayan Diplomat, Surgeon and Leader of Feminist Movement in Uruguay, first Uruguayan woman to receive a medical degree