Dr. Marion Downs was an audiologist who made significant contributions to the field of hearing care. Her dedication and passion have transformed the way we approach newborn hearing screenings, which has had a positive impact on the early intervention and lives of many children. Marion Downs’ work still influences modern hearing healthcare. Her goal was to help all children hear, communicate, and thrive.
Read more about here: www.npr.org/2014/12/28/371962273/remembering-the-pioneering-audiologist-who-tested-hearing-at-birth