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Henry Head (1141)

Profession
Neurologist
Nationality
English
Born
1861, Stamford Hill, Lincolnshire
Died
1940, Reading, Berkshire
Short Biography
Sir Henry Head, FRS (4 August 1861 – 8 October 1940) was an English neurologist who conducted pioneering work into the somatosensory system and sensory nerves. Much of this work was conducted on himself, in collaboration with the psychiatrist W. H. R. ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • M.D., Cambridge University, 1892
Appointments & Honors
  • Medical appointments in various hospitals, longest at London Hospital
  • two honorary degrees
  • several medals and prizes
  • knighted, 1927