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Charles Bell (1245)

Profession
Anatomist
Nationality
Scottish
Born
1774, Edinburgh, November
Died
1842, Hallow Park near Worcester, Worcestershire, England
Short Biography
Sir Charles Bell KH FRS FRSE FRCSE MWS (12 November 1774 – 28 April 1842) was a Scottish surgeon, anatomist, neurologist, and philosophical theologian. He is noted for discovering the difference between sensory nerves and motor nerves in the spinal cord. ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • Medical degree, University of Edinburgh, 1799
Appointments & Honors
  • 1804-12, private practitioner, lecturer
  • 1812-36, surgeon, Middlesex Hospital
  • 1836-42, chair of surgery, University of Edinburgh