Rundgang Alter St. Matthäus Kirchhof - 2. Station / Rudolf Virchow
Rudolf Virchow (1821-1902) por Astrid Lozano.wmv
Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow was a German physician, anthropologist, pathologist, prehistorian, biologist, writer, editor, and politician, known for his advancement of public health. He is known as "the father of modern pathology" because his work helped to discredit humourism, bringing more science to medicine. He is also known as the founder of social medicine and veterinary pathology, and to his colleagues, the "Pope of medicine".