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Henry Heffner

Picture of Henry HeffnerPhD, Florida State University, 1973

Office: UH 5002
Phone: 419-530-2257
Fax: (419) 530-8479

Mailing Address:
Department of Psychology
University of Toledo
2801 West Bancroft St.
Toledo, Ohio 43606-3390

Dr. Heffner will NOT be accepting students for the Fall of 2019.

Dr. Heffner's CV can be viewed here.

Research Interests

  • Role of auditory cortex
  • Comparative mammalian hearing
  • Tinnitus
  • Ethics of animal research

Selected Publications

Heffner, H. E. & Heffner, R. S. (2008). High-frequency hearing. In P. Dallos, D. Oertel, and R. Hoy (Eds.) Handbook of the Senses: Audition. Elsevier: NY, pp. 55-60.

Heffner, H. E., Koay, G., and Heffner, R.S. (2006). Behavioral assessment of hearing in mice - Conditioned suppression. In J. Crawley et al. (Eds.) Current Protocols in Neuroscience. Suppl. 34, (pp. 8.21D.1-8.21D.15.) Wiley & Sons:NY.

Heffner, H. E. And Koay, G. (2005). Tinnitus and hearing loss in hamsters exposed to loud sound. Behavioral Neuroscience, 119, 734-742.

Heffner, H. E. (1998). Auditory awareness in animals. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 57, 259-268.

Heffner, H. E. (1997). The role of macaque auditory cortex in sound localization. Acta Oto-Laryngologica Supplement, 532, 22-27.

Last Updated: 1/31/19