Organization: Department of Disability Studies, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya

Project title: Ear and hearing care for all! Let’s make it a reality in Sri Lanka.

Regions: Sri Lanka

Outline of the event:

The Department of Disability Studies of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Kelaniya and the “Ayati” Centre will organize a series of activities throughout 2 weeks, from the 28th of February to the 10th of March 2022, to celebrate the WHD 2023. These activities include a television talk show, workshops for public health midwives and health care professionals, a webinar for paediatricians, a hearing screening program, awareness campaigns for the general public on ear and hearing health, and a webinar by renowned professors in audiology on trends in public health audiology.

Submitter: Dumini de Silva