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Charles-Édouard Brown-Séquard (979)

Profession
Physiologist
Nationality
French
Born
1817, Port-Louis, Mauritius
Died
1894, Sceaux, near Paris
Short Biography
Charles-Édouard Brown-Séquard FRS (8 April 1817 – 2 April 1894), also known as Charles Edward, was a Mauritian physiologist and neurologist who, in 1850, became the first to describe what is now called Brown-Séquard syndrome. | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • M.D., University of Paris, 1846
Appointments & Honors
  • 1859-63, head of a hospital in London
  • 1864-67, Harvard University
  • for some years did research, lectured, and practiced medicine in France, United States, England, and other countries
  • 1878-94, College de France