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A Sound Foundation Through Early Amplification 2001 - Proceedings of the Second International Conference - Section I - Chapter 1 - Representing the Acoustic World within the Brain: Normal and Abnormal Development of Frequency Maps in the Auditory System

A Sound Foundation Through Early Amplification 2001 - Proceedings of the Second International Conference - Section I - Chapter 1 - Representing the Acoustic World within the Brain: Normal and Abnormal Development of Frequency Maps in the Auditory System
Robert V. Harrison, PhD
November 1, 2002
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Robert V. Harrison, PhD

Senior Scientist, Neuroscience and Mental Health Division; Director of Research, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery;Professor, Department of Physiology

Bob Harrison is Professor and Director of Research in the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Toronto. He is also a Senior Scientist in Neuroscience and Mental Health at the Hospital for Sick Children. He is also on the faculty of the Advanced Studies Program in cochlear implants at the George Osborne College of Audiology at Salus University.  Bob has basic training in biological sciences, with doctoral degrees in auditory neuroscience from universities in the U.K. He worked with scientists in England, France, and the Netherlands before moving to Canada. His research ranges from basic laboratory science to clinically applied projects in the area of hearing loss and communication disorders. His research philosophy is to take new basic science findings and apply them to promote wellness and improved healthcare.



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