Org Name Original: N/A

Altered Org Name: An Najah National University

Contact First: Salma

Contact Last:Anabtawi

Project Title: Hear Better Live Better



EMR: Palestine





Event Purpose: Launch/promote the safe listening standards, Awareness-raising, Hearing screening

Primary Audience: General public, Adolescents, Adults

Estimated In Person Reach: Local

Audience Reached: General Public, Adults

Specific Workplace: No

Screen Newborn and Infant: 30

Screen Children and Adolecents: None

Screen Adults: 20

Screen Older Adults: 10

Policy Maker: Dr Majdi Dwikat – Vice President Assistant for Academic Affairs at An Najah National University and Dr Malik Al Qub – Director of Applied and Allied Medical Sciences Department at An Najah National University


Traditional Media:

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Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Linked In

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Event Description:

“Hear Better Live Better” took place on Thursday March 3rd 2022 from 11:00 – 14:00. There were multiple stations set in order of: Ear anatomy, hearing mechanism and hearing loss types, common causes of hearing loss, hearing aids and cochlear implants technologies, pediatric audiology, dangers of headphones, audiologist role and general information about hearing and audiology. Students were responsible for gathering information and preparing material for the day in an interactive manner. The event was promoted for using An Najah National University and NGate social media platforms.

WHO Educational Materials Used: Yes

Native Written Language: Arabic

Educational Materials Available in Your Language: Yes

Did You Translate WHO Materials: No

Would You Consider Assisting Us: Arabic

What Additional Materials Would Be Helpful:

Did You Have A World Hearing Day Event Last Year: No

Other Suggestions:

Did You Apply for Grant:No

Photo 1

Photo 1 caption The group pf students who were behind the event, planning, organizing and execute the event.

Photo 2

Photo 2 caption An audiology student doing hearing screening testing on an adult.

Photo 3

Photo 3 caption A picture for the place the event was help at NGate at An Najah National University.

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