Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Gonville and Caius College

  • John Caius, MD (1510–1573)

    JMS PearceHull, England Eminent physicians are remembered in different ways. A few have a street, statue, university department, or hall to perpetuate their name. But to have a college named after you is an uncommon distinction. John (Johannes) Caius—usually pronounced Keys—was born in Norwich, son of Robert Caius and Alice (née Wode). He was an…