National Vice-President for Colombia
National Organisations (Institutional LMHI Members)
- Asociación Colombiana de Homeopatía (ASCOHOM), www.ascohom.co, www.ascohom.org.co
- Fundación Inst. Colombiano de Homeopatía Luis G.Paez, www.homeopatía.org.co
- Federación Médica Homeopática Colombiana (ASMHOC)
Second Annual Update Conference of Homeopathy
5 October 2013, Bogotá D.C. - Colombia
"Los Síntomas Mentales en la Práctica Clínica Diaria"
History of Homeopathy in Colombia
Homeopathy appears in Europe and is extended to Colombia finding as pioneer Dr. José Víctor Sanmiguel, medical doctor, who graduated in Spain and who also graduated as pharmacist in Bogotá. He began his studies on homeopathy as self-educated towards the year 1835 and afterwards he set up a group in order to study Hahnemann’s doctirne. In 1837, together with Dr. Hipólito Villamil, Dr. Luis Hernando Álvarez Santillano, and his own son, Dr. José Peregrino Sanmiguel, they conceived a first attempt to formalize homeopathy with the foundation of the Instituto Homeopático de los Estados Unidos de Colombia (Homeopathic Institute of the United States of Colombia)...