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lexicographer , Neurophysiologist

John Sutton Barlow, American Neurophysiologist, electroencephalographer, lexicographer. Avocations: music, rail travel, foreign languages, international relations. M C.

Background

Barlow, John Sutton was born on June 10, 1925 in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. Son of David Henry and Anne Mary (Sutton) Barlow.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1944. Master of Science, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1948. Doctor of Medicine, Harvard University, 1953.

Career

Clinical and research fellow, assistant resident in neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1953-1957; clinical and research fellow, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1953-1957; research associate in electrical engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1954-1964; research affiliate Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, since 1964; assistant neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1957-1961; neurophysiologist neurology service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, since 1961; research associate neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1961-1969; principal research associate, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1969-1978; senior research associate neurophysiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, since 1979. Member neurology study section National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., 1966-1970. Member review panel on neurological devices Food and Drug Administration, Washington, 1974-1976.

Consultant department neurologyVA Medical Center, Boston, 1979-1989, part-time staff, 1989-1998. Consultant department.neurology New England Medical Center, Boston, since 1979.

Achievements

  • Avocations: music, rail travel, foreign languages, international relations. M C.

Works

Membership

Served from ensign to Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member International Brain Research Organisation, American Electroencephalogram Society (president 1975-1976), American Neurological Association, American Academy Neurology, Society Neurosci., American Geophysical Union, Eastern Association Electroencephalogram (president 1971-1972), Association Asian Studies, European Association Chinese Studies, Dictionary Society North American.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, rail travel, languages, international relations.

Connections

Married Sibylle E. Jahrreiss, August 5, 1950. Children: Thomas Walter, Robert Sutton, Lisa Katharine.

father:
David Henry Barlow

mother:
Anne Mary (Sutton) Barlow

spouse:
Sibylle E. Jahrreiss

children:
Lisa Katharine Barlow

Robert Sutton Barlow

Thomas Walter Barlow