Professors from the Faculty of Medicine in
Paris under the Empire


by Xavier Riaud , FINS, Medal of Honour of the companions of
the INS, INS Legion of Merit Medal.

Dean Michel Augustin Thouret (1749-1810) (© BIUS).
Head of the faculty from 1795, dean from 1808 to 1810.

Successor: Jean-Jacques Leroux des Tillets (1749-1832) (Corlieu, 1896, © BIUS).
Dean from 1810 to 1822.

  • Academic chair of medicinal chemistry and pharmacy

Antoine François Fourcroy (1755-1809) (Corlieu, 1896, © BIUM).

Nicolas Deyeux (1745-1837) (Corlieu, 1896, © BIUM).

  • Chair of anatomy and physiology

François Chaussier (1746-1828) (Corlieu, 1896, © BIUS).

  • Chair of operative medicine

Raphaël Bienvenu Sabatier (1732-1811) (© BIUS).

  • Chair of forensics and the history of medicine

Pierre Sue (1739-1816) (© BIUS).

  • Chair of natural medical history

Antoine Laurent de Jussieu (1748-1836) (© BIUS).
Botany professor at the King’s garden. Professor of natural medical history. Member of the Royal Academy of Medicine and of the Institute.


Achille Richard (1794-1852) (© BIUS).
Member of the Royal Academy of Medicine.

  • Chair of medical physics and hygiene

Jean Noël Hallé (1754-1822) (© Académie nationale de médecine [National Academy of Medicine]).

René-Nicolas Dufriche Desgenettes (1762-1837) (© BIUS).

  • Chair of external pathology

Pierre François Percy (1754-1825) (Corlieu, 1896, © BIUS).

- Chair of internal pathology

Philippe Pinel (1745-1826) (Corlieu, 1896, © BIUS).

  • Chair of the art of childbirth

Jean-Louis Baudelocque (1745-1810) (Corlieu, 1896, © BIUS).

  • Internal clinic at the Charité

Jean Nicolas Corvisart (1755-1821) (Corlieu, 1896, © BIUS).

Jean-Jacques Leroux des Tillets (1749-1832) (Corlieu, 1896, © BIUS).

 

  • External clinic at the Hôtel-Dieu

Philippe Jean Pelletan (1747-1829) (© Académie nationale de médecine [National Academy of Medicine]).


Alexis Boyer (1757-1833) (Corlieu, 1896, © BIUS).

  • Development clinic at the Faculty

Antoine Dubois (1757-1837) (Corlieu, 1896, © BIUS).

Philippe Petit-Radel (1749-1815) (© BIUS).

 

 

Bibliography:
Académie nationale de Paris [National Academy of Paris], personal communication, Paris, 2010 and 2012.
Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de Santé [Inter-university Health Library], personal communication, Paris, 2010.
Corlieu Auguste, Centenaire de la Faculté de Médecine de Paris (1794-1894) [Centenary of the Faculty of Medicine in Paris], Alcan – Baillère – Doin – Masson (ed.), Paris, 1896.
Lemaire Jean-François, «  L’émulatrice faculté de médecine de Paris sous l’Empire » [“The emulating Faculty of Medicine in Paris under the Empire”], in Revue du Souvenir napoléonien, March-April 1994, n°394, pp. 14-35.

 


DDS, PhD in Epistemology, History of Sciences and Techniques, Laureate and associate member of the National Academy of Dental Surgery, Free member of the National Academy of Surgery.