Hervieux, Jacques François Édouard
|born on||4 September 1818 at 20:00 (= 8:00 PM )|
|Place||Louviers, France, 49n13, 1e10|
|Timezone||LMT m1e10 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||11°37' 02°33 Asc. 28°09'|
French pediatrician and gynecologist remembered for his systematic research of neonatal jaundice. In 1847 he published a major work on the disease called De l'ictère de nouveau-nés.
In 1838 he received his licence ès lettres in Rouen, afterwards obtaining a degree in science in Paris (1841), where he later studied medicine. From 1844 to 1848 he worked as a hospital intern in Paris, followed by many years as a hospital physician. In 1892 he became an officer of the Légion d'Honneur, and in 1896 was appointed president of the Académie Nationale de Médecine.
He died on 31 March 1905, aged 86, in Paris.
Grazia Bordoni's Science database quotes Gauquelin.
- Vocation : Education : Researcher
- Vocation : Medical : Physician (Pediatrician and gynaecologist)
- Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (Medical)