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Hughlings Jackson, John (1835–1911)

  • By: Tiago Villanueva
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

John Hughlings Jackson was a leading physician, thinker, and writer who became known for his studies of epilepsy, speech defects, and nervous system disorders arising from injury to the brain and spinal cord. He has been called the “father” of English ...

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