BENNETT, Peter B., Ph.D., D.Sc.

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BENNETT, Peter B., Ph.D., D.Sc.

USA (1932- )

Last updated: April 13, 2017 at 20:34 pm

Founder and former President and CEO of the Divers Alert Network from 1980 to 2003; formed and headed the Defence and Civil Institute for Environmental Medicine (DCIEM) in Canada; pioneer in diving safety; first described high pressure nervous syndrome (HPNS); co-edited the The Physiology and Medicine of Diving with David Elliott (1969); DEMA Reaching Out Award (2002).

Honours and Awards:

DEMA Hall of Fame (Educator, 2002)
NOGI Award (Science, 1980)

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