Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Cosimo I de’ Medici

  • Vesalius in Pisa

    Gianfranco NataleRosalba CiranniPaola LenziPisa, Italy Andreas Vesalius was born in 1514 in Bruxelles and studied in Paris but graduated in Padua. He published De humani corporis fabrica in 1543, and then spent time conducting anatomical dissections in Bologna, Pisa, and Florence before becoming the private physician of Emperor Charles V. The present note aims to…