James Ewing | Pathologist

James Ewing | Pathologist

Name James Ewing
Profession Pathologist
Date of Birth 1866-12-25
Place of Birth New York
Age 76 yrs
Death Date 1943-05-16
Birth Sign Capricorn

About James Ewing

Pathologist who is credited with discovering a type of bone tumor which is now known as Ewing’s sarcoma. He was also the first Professor of pathology at Cornell University.

Early Life Experience of James Ewing

He attended Amherst College and the College of Physicians and Surgeons of New York.

Trivia Info

Although he discovered a cancer of the tissue he himself died from bladder cancer at the age of 76.

Family Life and Relationship

He grew up in Pittsburgh.

Close Associates

He and fellow pathologist Thomas Hodgkin were both active in the 19th century.