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Joseph Babinski (1125)

Profession
Neurologist
Nationality
French
Born
1857, Paris
Died
1932, Paris
Short Biography
Joseph Jules François Félix Babinski (17 November 1857 – 29 October 1932) was a French neurologist of Polish descent. He is best known for his 1896 description of the Babinski sign, a pathological plantar reflex indicative of corticospinal tract damage. Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • M.D., University of Paris, 1885
Appointments & Honors
  • 1890-1927, director, Hopital de la Pitie, Paris