Davis, Hallowell, 1896-1992

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1896-08-31
Death 1992-08-22

Biographical notes:

Physiologist and otolaryngologist (1896-1992). Graduated from the Harvard Medical School in 1922, and served on its faculty from 1923 to 1946. Director, Central Institute for the Deaf (1946-1965). Research professor of otolaryngology (1946-1965) and professor of physiology (1946-1965), Washington University School of Medicine.

From the description of Oral history interview with Hallowell Davis, 1977. 1977. (Washington University in St. Louis). WorldCat record id: 61332021

Davis (Harvard, M.D. 1922) taught physiology at the Harvard Medical School from 1936 until 1946, when he became director of the Research Department for the Central Institute for the Deaf, St. Louis. His research work was on the physiology of hearing and the development of testing procedures for hard of hearing individuals.

From the description of Papers of Hallowell Davis, 1941-1979 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 281433209

Physician. Professor of Physiology, Washington University, School of Medicine. Director of Research, Central Institute for the Deaf (St. Louis, Mo.).

From the description of Hallowell Davis papers, 1933-1971. 1933-1971. (Washington University in St. Louis). WorldCat record id: 10715642

Loading...

Loading Relationships

Information

Permalink:
http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6kh1pnf
Ark ID:
w6kh1pnf
SNAC ID:
43601687

Subjects:

  • Hearing aids--Technological innovations
  • Acoustics--history
  • Noise pollution--Research
  • Sonic boom--Research
  • Hearing impaired--Physiological aspects
  • Audiometry--Technological innovations
  • Hearing aids--Design
  • Hearing Tests--implementation
  • Audiometry
  • Ultrasonics (Acoustics)--Research
  • Acoustic trauma
  • Hearing--Tests--Design
  • Electroencephalography--Research
  • Electrophysiology
  • Electroencephalography
  • Hearing impaired--Treatment--Technological innovations
  • Audiology--history
  • Hearing Tests--methods
  • Hearing--Research
  • Neurophysiology--Research
  • Hearing--history

Occupations:

not available for this record

Places:

not available for this record