Borst, Max

PATHOLOGIST (GERMANY)
BORN 19 Nov 1869, Würzburg - DIED 19 Jan 1946, Murnau am Staffelsee, Bayern
GRAVE LOCATION München, Bayern: Waldfriedhof (051-W-63)

Max Borst studied medicin in Würburg and he promoted in 1892. He was Professor of Pathology in Cologne (1904) and Göttingen (1905) and in 1906 he succeeded his teacher Eduard von Rindfleisch in Würzburg. In 1910 he succeeded Bollinger in Muinich.

During the First World War he served in the Bavarian army and he installed the first mortuary in the field. It served as an example for other pathologists. From 1928 to 1930 he was the director of the Pathological Institute in Munich.

Sources
Max Borst – Wikipedia
Pathologisches Institut: Max Borst

Images

The grave of Max Borst at the Waldfriedhof in Munich.
Picture by Androom (23 Aug 2010)

 


Bossan, Pierre-Marie

Published: 19 Dec 2010
Last update: 21 Nov 2015