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Public Health Planning for Hearing Impairment Article(2022)

Check out an article from Professor Andrew Smith of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine published in the March/April issue of ENT and Audiology News.

I also attach a PDF copy of the article.

Dr. Cheka Spencer was the section editor and Suresh Kumar, who is a facilitator on the Hyderabad PHPHI course, contributed the box comment.

Special Opportunity for CGHH Members

The Coalition for Global Hearing Health (CGHH) has acquired several full-size diagnostic audiometers, hearing aid programming hardware, otoscopes, and some office supplies from Connect Hearing that can be donated at no cost to humanitarian groups or person(s) to improve hearing health care services in developing countries. Please see below for details:

Click here to view the Application

Click here to view the Equipment

The CGHH would like to gratefully acknowledge the follow people and organizations who have made this donation possible:

Connect HearingDemont TaylorGathered all the audiometers and things and donated to CGHH
Etymotic ResearchDan Mapes-RiodanTested all the insert earphones to see if they meet the specs
E3 DiagnosticsJanet ShreinerDonated 12 pairs of insert earphone tubing
Northern Illinois UniversityKendra Andrews King ChungSorted and cleaned the donation and calibrated the audiometers

If you are not a member now is a great time to join us!