Vivian Nutton

Vivian Nutton

Vivian Nutton

Vivian Nutton is emeritus professor of the History of Medicine at UCL as well as Professor at the First Moscow State Medical University.

A Fellow of the British Academy and the German Academy of Science, he has written extensively on all aspects of medicine from the Ancient Greeks to the Renaissance.

Among his recent books are Ancient Medicine, revised edition London: Routledge, 2012; Johann Guinter and Andreas Vesalius, Principles of Anatomy according to the Opinion of Galen, London: Routledge, 2017; John Caius, An Autobibliography, London: Routledge, 2018.

He is working on a short biography of the Greek physician Galen of Pergamum.