Albrecht von Haller

Albrecht von Haller

June 28th – Albrecht von Haller was a Swiss anatomist, physiologist, naturalist and poet. A pupil of Herman Boerhaave, he is often referred to as “the father of modern physiology.” Haller’s attention had been directed to the profession of medicine while he was residing in the house of a physician at Biel after his father’s …

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