Emergency Medicine and Support Center for Eastern Region

Raising Awareness on the Role and Importance of Multidisciplinary Team Approach in Management and Care of Hearing Impaired Children

Primary site: EMR – Libya
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In celebration of World Hearing Day 2024, the Emergency Medicine and Support Center of Eastern region, Libya organized a scientific day titled “A Multidisciplinary Team Approach for Hearing Impaired Children”. The event held at Faculty of Medicine, University of Benghazi, in Benghazi, Libya. Ten speakers participated from various professions, including audiology, otolaryngology, vestibular medicine, neonatology, pediatrics, ophthalmology, radiology, psychology, phoniatrics, speech-language pathology and aural rehabilitation. The audience were over 70 people from diverse disciplines. The event concluded with giving out prizes for the winners of the Ramadan competition for cochlear implant children.

Live event: Yes
Screening: No
Traditional media: Yes
Social media: Yes
Met with individual policymakers: No
Participation of policymakers: No
Participation of influencers: No

WHO educational or publicity material used: Yes

Group photo of speakers, organizers and winners