Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: University of Naples

  • Domenico Cotugno (1736-1822)

    During a period of over 40 years Domenico Cotugno served as professor of anatomy at the University of Naples, one of the oldest institutions of higher learning in the world, founded by the Holy Roman Emperor Frederic II in 1224. His academic career was marked by several important advances for which he is remembered today,…