FERREIRA JUNIOR, Manuel José physician was born in Brazil.
Director of public health, state of Rio de Janeiro, 1923. Professor, of hygiene, Faculdade Fluminense de Medicina, Niterói. • director of campaign against malaria in the Northeast states, 1938.
Director, medical sanitation department, service to recruit workers for the Amazon valley. Head of medical department, later secretary general, Fundaçâo Brasil Central, pres, since 1947. State of Rio de Janeiro, 1923.