Vesalius, Andreas (1514–1564)
Vesalius was born at Brussels and studied at Louvain, Cologne, Montpellier, and Paris. He lectured at Basel, became surgeon to the imperial army in the Low Countries, and was professor of anatomy successively at Padua, Pisa, Bologna, and Basel. In 1544 he became body-surgeon to Charles V, living in Madrid.
Related category• PHYSICIANS, SURGEONS, AND ANATOMISTS
Home • About • Copyright © The Worlds of David Darling • Encyclopedia of Alternative Energy • Contact