Charles Baudemprez 1917 – 1983

Charles Baudemprez (?1917 – 1983) was a Belgian orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become Secretary of the Société Royale Belge d’Homeopathy,

In 1954, Baudemprez was teaching at the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital alongside Marc Cassette, Fournon, Pol Henry, Edouard Schepens, where he taught Herman Leduc amongst many others.

Baudemprez practiced at 2 Avenue Julien, Honssens, Brussels.

Rene Paturiaux 1907 – 1963

Rene Paturiaux1907 – 1963 was a Belgian orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become, a member of Société Belge d’Urologie, a member of the Société royale d’entomologie de Belgique, a founder of a Belgian school of homeopathy, the l ‘Ecole Belge d’Homéopathie,

Paturiaux was a colleague of Caulier, Edgard Delestinne, Renaux, Jules Pasini, Edouard Schepens,

Rene Paturiaux practiced at rue Camille Lemonnier, 33, Bruxelles.

In 1942, Renaux, Jules Pasini and Rene Paturiaux organised a Homeopathic Conference in Brussels, and in 1952, Caulier, Paturiaux, Edgard Delestinne and Edouard Schepens established a Belgian school of homeopathy.

Rene Paturiaux was educated at the University of Brussels, and trained in medicine at the Hospital of Saint Pierre. In 1937, he trained in homeopathy under Edouard Schepens, and in 1837, he was working at the Homeopathic Hospital of Saint Jaques in France. In 1953, he was one of the founders of the l ‘Ecole Belge d’Homéopathie,

Boniface Schmitz 1864 – 1939

Boniface Schmitz 1864? – 1939? was a Belgian orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, to become President of the Belgian Homeopathic Society, and Editor of the Journal Belge de homeopathic, and a Knight of the Crown and a Knight of Leopold in recognition of his 60 years in homeopathic practice in Belgium.

Boniface Schmitz practiced at Longue rue Neuve 134, Antwerp, and at Rempart St. Georges 25, Antwerp. Continue reading Boniface Schmitz 1864 – 1939

Gustave Adolphe Van den Berghe 1837 – 1902

Gustave Adolphe Van den Berghe 1837 – 1902 was a Belgian orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, to become President of the Homeopathic Medical Circle of Flanders in 1887, a member of the Belgian Homeopathic Society,

Van den Berghe was a student of Gottlieb Heinrich Georg Jahr, and a colleague of Leonard Lambreght, Jules Gaudy, Gailliard, De Keghel, Prosper Schepens, Van den Neucker, Van Ooteghem, and many others. Continue reading Gustave Adolphe Van den Berghe 1837 – 1902

Prosper Schepens 1836 – 1908

Prosper Schepens 1836 – 1908 was a Belgian orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become the President of the Homeopathic Medical Circle of Flanders (1903-1908), which celebrated its presidency in the 150th anniversary of the birth of SFCH (April 16 1905).

Prosper Schepens attended the London Congress of Homeopathy in 1896. Continue reading Prosper Schepens 1836 – 1908

Pierre Joseph De Moor 1787 – 1845

Pierre Joseph De Moor 1787 – 1845 was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, and he then introduced homeopathy into Belgium.

Pierre Joseph De Moor translated and wrote books on homeopathy, and he found the time to visit Brussels every week to administer to the poor.

However, it was the Cholera epidemic of 1832 that exploded homeopathy onto the World stage. Continue reading Pierre Joseph De Moor 1787 – 1845

Leopold I Belgium 1790 – 1865

Leopold I (Leopold George Christian Frederick) Prince of Saxe Coburg and Gotha, Duke of Saxony 1790 – 1865 was from 21 July 1831 the first King of the Belgians. He was the founder of the Belgian line of the House of Saxe Coburg Gotha. His children included Leopold II of Belgium and Empress Carlota of Mexico.

Leopold was the uncle of Prince Albert and Queen Victoria.

Leopold was a patient of Frederick Hervey Foster Quin (Hahnemann: His Life & TimesM. Trevor Cook, Stuart Close. B. Jain Publishers, 2001. Page 144 Onwards. See also Southwestern Homeopathic Journal and Review, Volumes 2-3. 1848. Page 118 onwards. And Quarterly Homeopathic Journal, Volume 1. Otis Clapp, 1849. Page 131), Baron Louis Joseph G Seutin, and Leopold knew Samuel Hahnemann well.

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