Organization: The University of Melbourne

Project title: HEARglobe- the importance of hearing and ear health

Regions: Australia

Outline of the event:

A marquee will be set up at the University of Melbourne which allows us to reach a large number of students and health professionals to educate others on hearing and ear health. Video otoscopy being performed by second year Master of Clinical Audiology students with supervision of clinical educators. There will also be interactive activities and informative QR codes to raise awareness of ear health to allow us to engage with the public and increase the importance of hearing. An external clinical educator will also be present and talk about the importance of First Nations barrier to hearing and ear health.

Submitter: Kathy Liu