Science Quiz - Health Quiz (Famous Personalities) By: scholastic world on 17:47 / comment : 0 Science Quiz - Health Quiz (Famous Personalities) This a Medicine Quiz on famous physicians, scientists and their discoveries. 1. Who is known as the "Father of Modern Medicine"? Diocles Herophilos Dioscorides Hippocrates 2. Name the Greek physician deemed to be the first anatomist Herophilos Hippocrates Erasistratus Dioscorides 3. He was the first to provide accurate drawings and explanations of the anatomy of the human body. Can you name this world renowned artist? Pablo Picasso Leonardo da Vinci Vincent van Gogh Michelangelo 4. Who made the breakthrough discovery of circulation of blood? William Harvey Anton van Leeuwenhoek Edward Jenner Antoine Lavoisier 5. Name the American dentist who first publicly demonstrated the use of inhaled ether as a surgical anesthetic in 1846 Hermann Helmholtz William Morton Henry Jacob Bigelow John Collins Warren 6. Who performed the world's first adult human heart transplant? Daniel Hale Williams John H Gibbon Christiaan Barnard Norman Edward Shumway 7. Name the ancient Indian physician known as "Father of Surgery" Charaka Vagbhata Nagarjuna Sushruta 8. Who identified the specific causative agent of tuberculosis for which he received Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1905? Robert Koch Richard Morton Albert Calmette Camille Guerin 9. Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was first awarded in 1901 to Emil von Behring, a German physiologist, for his work on serum therapy and the development of a vaccine. Against which disease he developed the vaccine? Rabies Small pox Diphtheria Malaria 10. The British bacteriologist Almroth Edward Wright is known for the development of first effective vaccine against Tuberculosis Typhoid Small pox Rabies Tag: health quiz medicine quiz quizzes science quiz Share !