Based on Mrs. Driscoll's class
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Isolated radium in 1910
Established the patterns of heredity
Developed a vaccine for smallpox 1796
Described the circulation of blood to and from the heart
Began public health and sanitation systems
Discovered x-rays in 1895
The father of medicine
Discovered pencil in 1928
Sir Alexander Flemming
Artist who used dissection to draw the human body
Leonardo Da Vinci / Michael Angelo
Emphasis was placed on saving the soul and use of medicine was prohibited.
Founded the American Red Cross in 1881
Earliest people known to maintain accurate health results
Pasteurized milk / "germ theory".
Used acupuncture to relieve pain and congestion
Developed the culture plate to identify pathogens
Founder of modern nursing
Began using disinfectants and antiseptics during surgery
Created first mercury thermometer
Developed polio vaccine in 1952
Arab physician who began the use of animal gut for suture material.
Gene from the DNA that shows a cancer disease.
(Dark Ages) What was the cause of illness?
Demons / supernatural spirits / punishments from the gods.
(Dark Ages) What was their method of cure?
Prayer / divine intervention