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Marie François Xavier Bichat (954)

Profession
Physician
Nationality
French
Born
1771, Thiorette, Jura
Died
1802, Paris
Short Biography
Marie François Xavier Bichat (November 14, 1771 – July 22, 1802) was a French anatomist and physiologist who is best remembered as the father of modern histology and descriptive anatomy. Despite working without a microscope, he was the first to introduce ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • Studied anatomy, University of Lyons
  • and surgery, University of Paris
Appointments & Honors
  • 1800-1802, physician, Hotel Dieu hospital