The Suspicious Case of Van Gogh’s Pinna

So where does Audiology meet Art History?   One of the first classics at HHTM was the discussion of how Vincent van Gogh really lost his pinna.  While some feel that he just wacked off his right pinna with a knife….there is another version of the story that we found at Hearing International originally posted…

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Hearing, Balance and Hyperloop: Part I

As a brand new Air force recruit doing basic training in 1966 at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas,  I was detailed to Wilford Hall Hospital for a days work in the message center located in the basement of the building.  The job was to take messages that came in tubes (similar to…

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