Founded the American Red Cross
Leonardo Da Vinci
Artist who used dissection to draw the human body
Emphasis was placed on saving the soul and study of medicine was prohibited.
Earliest people to maintain accurate health records
Created the first mercury thermometer
Sir Alexander Fleming
Described the circulation of blood to and from the heart.
The father of medicine and the doctor's oath
Developed a vaccine for small pox.
Developed the culture plate method to identify pathogens
Began using disinfectants and antiseptics during surgery
Established the patterns of heredity
Founder of modern nursing
Began pasteurizing milk to kill bacteria
An Arab physician who began the use of animal gut for suture material
Began public health and sanitation systems
Developed Polio Vaccine