Seminar on Prevention of Deafness & Hearing Impairment in India: A strategy plan was held in New Delhi on the 11th of December 2010 and was attended by 32 national experts representing all stakeholders in the community ear and hearing health care in India, governmental, academic, professional and private entities as well as the Society for Sound Hearing executive committee members. It was organized as a joint venture of Sound Hearing with Govt. of India. This has to the development of the future strategy in this regard for India.
Completing the development of multi-level training modules: The WHO Training Manuals for Community Ear and Hearing Care are being adapted for 4 levels of trainings under coordination of Dr Shelly Chadha. The modules include a series a power-point lectures for each of the levels of training. After completion, this will be field tested and validated by other experts, then uploaded on the website. The developed modules include a number of illustrations and animations developed by Sound Hearing 2030. The process is still on and will be completed in 2011.
9th EC Meeting at the MAMC New Delhi
Display of: Sound Hearing 2030 Awareness material at the 2nd International Deaf Expo in India
The Visit to the Combined Eye-Ear & Hearing Care pilot project, at the outskirts of New Delhi