Scottish Medical Pioneers
An early champion of vegetarianism.
The founder of hygiene at sea, including treatment for scurvy.
Responsible for setting up the General Medical Council.
Founder of one of the world's largest anatomical collections.
Remembered by grateful diabetics throughout the world as discoverer of insulin.
Founder of antiseptic medicine, believing that bacteria should never enter an operation wound.
Psychiatrist noted for his alternative approach to schizophrenia.
Discoverer of penicillin, the world?s greatest antibiotic.
Physician to Queen Victoria, he helped introduce chloroform as a general anaesthetic.
Geographer and Physician for Scotland, publishing an illustrated natural history.
Surgeon who advanced the science of gynaecology through his anatomical studies.
Pioneering surgeon who demonstrated the use of ether as an anaesthetic
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