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Victor Chancerel 1809 - 1901

February 23, 2009

Victor Chancerel senior 1831 - 1901 was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a Physician at the Hahenmann Hospital in Paris, and at the Hospital Saint Jacques, and various Dispensaries in Paris, Vice President of the Society Hahnemanienne Federative, and the Secretary of the Commission of the Organisation of the Congress of Homeopathy of the Society Gallicane in 1851.

Victor Chancerel edited The Gallican Journal alongside Boyer, Antoine Hippolyte Desterne, and Gottlieb Heinrich Georg Jahr.

Victor Chancerel was also a colleague of Simon Felix Camille Croserio, Paul Francois Curie, Delavallade, Gueyrard the elder, Pierre Jousset, Perry, Antoine Henri Petroz, Leon Francois Adolphe Simon, Jean Paul Tessier and many others.

Victor Chancerel practiced at 98 Rue de Faubough, Poissonnier, and at 50 Rue La Bruyere.

Victor Chancerel’s Obituary is in the L’Art médical in 1901.

Victor Chancerel wrote an article about Diphtheria for The British Journal of Homeopathy in 1865,

Of interest:

Chancerel Junior was also a homeopath in Paris in 1899.


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