Marion P. Downs, DHS, Hon Sc.D. – International Audiologist

In a couple of months it will be 41 years since the young future editor of Hearing International  first met Dr. Marion P. Downs, then a Professor of Otolaryngology at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver.  That fateful day she had been assigned to be one of my internship supervisors,  responsible for a very…

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Lessons Learned from UNHS/EDHI Across The Globe

A couple of weeks ago at Hearing International we had a Mother’s Day article honoring Dr. Marion Downs and her work in the development of newborn hearing screening procedures. Part of that discussion suggested that these programs were being initiated in other countries. At that time, I asked Dr. Christie Yoshinaga-Itano from the University of…

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