Organization: Department of ENT, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi India

Project title: World Hearing Day 2023- Ear and Hearing Care for All

Regions: India

Outline of the event:

The celebration of the World Hearing Day 2023 will be carried out with the aim of awareness creation and training of interns, junior doctors, nursing students and primary level health care workers in the management of common ear diseases and care of ears and hearing. A talk highlighting the causes of preventable deafness will be followed by a training session for identification and management of common ear diseases. The WHO training module will be distributed along with World hearing day branded items to spread the word. The event will be publicised in the hospital and in the affiliated community outreach centres. This will be followed by the inauguration of the Temporal bone dissection lab in the department which is being set up for training of junior ENT doctors in ear surgery.

Submitter: Neelima Gupta