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Franz Joseph Gall (1314)

Profession
Physician and Anatomist
Nationality
German
Born
1758, Tiefenprunn, Baden
Died
1828, Paris, France
Short Biography
Franz Josef Gall (German: [gal]; 9 March 1758 – 22 August 1828) was a neuroanatomist, physiologist, and pioneer in the study of the localization of mental functions in the brain. Claimed as the founder of phrenology, Gall was an early and important ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • M.D., University of Vienna, 1785
Appointments & Honors
  • 1785-1807, private practice of medicine, Vienna
  • from 1796, lecturer in phrenology
  • 1807-28, practice of medicine, Paris