Born: 129-c . 199

Where did he study?

He was recently living in Turkey but he went to go study medicine in Grease. Soon when he was done with his studies he went back to Turkey.

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Galen also wrote over 500 books that helped educate students on medicine. He studied the heart and more to see where the blood would flow. He also traveled to Syria and learned a lot more. He also took care of the emperor!


Why does it matter?- A lot of people would die if they didn't have any medicine.

What was the effect?- More medical students were educated so that people could keep saving lives.

My book citation: Ed.Knight, Judson. Science, Technology, and Society. UXL. 2002. 133