Newsletter 8a

This page continues with the Activities of the society. This page also displays awareness material that has been created by the society for Sound Hearing including posters and flyers.

  1. Pilot project for operational research in HI and Blindness program: A pilot project to develop a replicable model of integration of ear & hearing care services with existing eye care services has been carried out in India and a second project has been initiated in Nepal.
  2. Needs assesment for National Committee strategy paper was developed and used as framework for organizing the India National Worshop for Strategic Planning in December 2010.
  3. Seminar on Prevention of Deafness & Hearing Impairment in India: A strategy plan meeting was held in New Delhi on the in December 2010 and was attended by national experts representing all stakeholders in the community ear and hearing health care in India. 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.
  4. 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. The modules include a series of power-point lectures for each of the levels of training. They are presently being field tested and validated by other experts and will be uploaded on the website.

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Profile of Supporting Agencies

  • CBM (External website)
  • WHO (External website)
  • WHO SEARO (External website)
  • International Federation of Otolorayngological Societies (IFOS) (External website)
  • Hearing International 
(External website)
  • Maulana Azad Medical College (External website)
  • IMPACT (External website)
  • WWHearing (External website)
  • International Society of Audiology (External website)