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paleoanthropologist

Domenec Valero Campillo, Spanish paleoanthropologist.

Background

Campillo, Domenec Valero was born on November 12, 1927 in Barcelona, Spain. Son of Francisco Ballesta and Reinalda Manchon (Valer) Campillo.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Barcelona, 1951.

Career

Neurosurgeon, assistant Quinta de Salut L'Alianca Hospital, Barcelona, 1951-1964, numerary neurosurgeon, 1964-1980. Head Laboratory Paleoanthropology and paleopathology Museum d'Arquelogia de Catalunya, 1971-2000. Professor paleoanthropology University Autonoma de Barcelona, 1972-1986, professor science history, 1986-1987.

Membership

Member Society Catalana de Neurocirurgia (chairman 1989-1991), Society Espanola de Historia de la Medicina, Paleopathology Association, Paleopathology Club, Society Royale Belge d'Anthropologie et Prehistoire, Society d'Anthropologie de paris, Society Luso-Espanola de Neuroradiologia, Academy de Ciencies Madiques de Catalunya i Balears, Society Hispanoamericana de Historia de la Medicina (founding member), Hominid Grup d'Origens Humans (founding member), Associacio Catalano-Balear de Paleopatologia (founding member, president).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Archaeology, reading, walking, history.

Connections

Married Maria Dolors Bonet Besses (divorced 1981). Children: Susanna, Xavier. Married Consuelo Puente Martin, December 31, 1981.

father:
Francisco Ballesta Campillo

mother:
Reinalda Manchon (Valer) Campillo

spouse:
Maria Dolors Bonet Besses

spouse:
Consuelo Puente Martin

child:
Susanna Campillo

child:
Xavier Campillo