Medical History

Timeline created by taylorsagerjean1
  • Jan 1, 1440

    The invention of the printing press

  • Gabriel Fahrenheit created the first mecury thermometer

    Gabriel Fahrenheit created the first mecury thermometer
  • Chinese used acupuncture to relieve pain

  • Benjamin Franklin invented bifocals

  • Benjamin Franklin invented bifocals

  • Edward Jenner found the vaccination for small pox

  • Edmard Jenner developed a vaccine for small pox

    Edmard Jenner developed a vaccine for small pox
  • Rene Lethrope invented the sethoscope

  • Louis Pasteur began pasturizing milk to kill beacteria

  • Joseph Listerbegan using disinfectants and antiseptics during surgery

    Joseph Listerbegan using disinfectants and antiseptics during surgery
  • Gregory Mendel established the patterns of heredity

  • Joesph Lister used antiseptics durin surgery

  • Dorthea Dix became the founder or modern nursing

    Dorthea Dix became the founder or modern nursing
  • Rober Koch isolated Bacillus anthracis

  • Public Heath System Started by government

  • Clara Barton founded the Red Cross

    Clara Barton founded the Red Cross
  • Robert Koch dicovered the Tuberculosis bacillus

  • Robert Koch developed the culture plate method

  • William Roentgen discovered X-rays

    William Roentgen discovered X-rays
  • Marie Curie isolated radium

    Marie Curie isolated radium
  • The first gene mapping

  • Sigmond Frued started studing the effects of the unconcious mind

    Sigmond Frued started studing the effects of the unconcious mind
  • Sir Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin

    Sir Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin
  • Jonas Salk discovered an altered Polio vaccine

  • Jonas Salk developed the polio vaccine

  • First microsurgery

  • Christian Barnard preformed the worlds first heart transplant surgery

    Christian Barnard preformed the worlds first heart transplant surgery
  • First test tube baby was discovered

  • Circulation of blood was discovered bhy William Harvey

  • Dolly the sheep was the first tissue cloning