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Organization: BAZAMUGANGA Health Initiative

Region: Rwanda

Title: “Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media Awareness Week”


Activities we organized included a Training session on CSOM for GIHUNDWE Hospital staff including doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and paramedics. At NKOMBO Health center we prepared a screening, treatment outreach for ear conditions, and a training session for Community workers. We discussed with patients who were waiting at Consultation Hall and they were excited to ask questions about the causes and how to prevent CSOM. Moreover there was also a Radio talk Show on Country FM in KAMEMBE. On Social media there was an everyday post on ear care and awareness of the effects of Loud noise.

Live Event: Yes

Hearing Screening: Yes

Social Media: Yes

Authorities or policymakers: Yes

Influencers or celebrities: No

Radio Talk SHOW at Country FM in RUSIZI District

Training session on CSOM at GIHUNDWE District Hospital

Tranining Session for Community Health Workers at NKOMBO HC

Screening and Treatment for Ear Conditions at NKOMBO Island