Pierre Goinard (1903-1991)

Thesis: Sur certaines splénomégalies algériennes. Thesis (D.M.)–Université d’Alger, 1927. Excerpts PDF

Pierre Goinard

Pierre Goinard was born on June 21, 1903 in Algiers. He came from a respected family, the grandson of a soldier posted in Algeria in 1863 and the son of a hospital surgeon. He taught at the Université d’Alger until 1962. In addition to his work as a doctor, he is known for his dedication to the history and people of Algeria, expressed in his Algérie: l’œvre française, and in Toubibs du bled on which he collaborated with Dr. Gaston Guigon.

He died January 31, 1991.


CALMEIN, Maurice. “Pierre Goinard n’est plus.” L’Algérianiste. 53 (March 1991). http://www.cerclealgerianiste.fr. Accessed 5 June 2006.

HENRI. “Discussion générale – Re: La Colonisation.” L’histoire de France par l’image: 1789-1939. http://www.histoire-image.org/forum/view.php?site=histoireimage& bn=histoireimage_discussiongnrale&key=1140709322. Accessed 5 June 2006.

Photo Source: Bienvenue sur Pieds Noirs d’Aujourd’hui http://www.piedsnoirs-aujourdhui.com/images/goinar1.jpg [URL no longer accessible – 12 December 2016]

Biographies of selected authors from the New York Academy of Medicine Collection of International Medical Theses written by Kristin W. Andrews, B.A., M.S.L.S.


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