Sir James Young Simpson


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Noun1.Sir James Young Simpson - Scottish obstetrician and surgeon who pioneered in the use of ether and discovered the anesthetic effects of chloroform (1811-1870)Sir James Young Simpson - Scottish obstetrician and surgeon who pioneered in the use of ether and discovered the anesthetic effects of chloroform (1811-1870)
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And the new sign, next to the Sir James Young Simpson monument, also displays the city council logo.
The first, William Smellie, was a Scottish man-midwife; the other, Sir James Young Simpson, Professor of Midwifery in Edinburgh, was most famous for discovering the anesthetic properties of chloroform in 1847.
SIR JAMES YOUNG SIMPSON, was celebrated for for his ground-breaking work with chloroform.