Knowles Center to honor Dallos

May 12, 2010

The Hugh Knowles Center for Clinical and Basic Science in Hearing and Its Disorders will be honoring Peter Dallos, professor of Audiology, Otolaryngology and Biomedical Engineering and John Evans Professor of Neuroscience, Neurobiology and Physiology at a special research conference this fall.  To celebrate Professor Dallos' 75th year, a day-long symposium and gala will take place at the Hotel Orrington in Evanston on Friday, October 8, 2010.

Speakers will include Jonathan Ashmore, University College London; David P. Corey, Howard Hughes Medical Institute /Harvard Medical School; Robert Fettiplace, University of Wisconsin; A. James Hudspeth, Howard Hughes Medical Institute/Rockefeller University; and M. Charles Liberman, Harvard Medical School.

"The Knowles Center is delighted to bring together Peter's past and current colleagues and students, along with such a distinguished group of scientists, for this fun and educational event," said Beverly Wright, professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders and director of the Hugh Knowles Center.

For more information about the conference, contact knowlescenter@northwestern.edu.

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