Organization: Malaysia Ministry of Health

Project title: National World Hearing Day 2023

Regions: Malaysia

Outline of the event:

World Hearing Day (WHD) has been an annually event in Malaysian Ministry of Health since 2018. This year (2023) the national WHD event is planned as one day event on 3rd March 2023 in one of the state in Malaysia, ie state of Perak. The emphasis is focused at early detection of hearing loss in newborn by increasing the coverange of Newborn Hearing Screening in the Ministry of Health Hospitals. Other health activities are also planned during the event.