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Jean-Martin CHARCOT

French Jean-Martin CHARCOT

French neurologist and professor of anatomical pathology

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Born: on October 29, 1825 in Paris, France
Died: on August 16, 1893 in Montsauche-les-Settons, Nièvre, France


Charcot worked and taught at the famous Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital for 33 years. His reputation as an instructor drew students from all over Europe. In 1882, he established a neurology clinic at Salpêtrière, which was the first of its kind in Europe.

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