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Bernard Lown

Bernard LownBorn: 7-Jun-1921
Birthplace: Utena, Lithuania

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Doctor, Activist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Inventor of defibrillator, peace activist

Wife: Louise (three children)

    High School: Lewiston High School, Lewiston, ME (1938)
    University: University of Maine
    Medical School: MD, Johns Hopkins University
    Professor: Cardiology, Harvard School of Public Health (emeritus)

    Dean for America
    Physicians for Social Responsibility
    International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War Co-Founder
    Hague Appeal for Peace Honorary Committee
    Naturalized US Citizen
    Lithuanian Ancestry

Author of books:
The Lost Art of Healing (1996)

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