Org Name Original: East Avenue Medical Center

Altered Org Name:

Contact First: Jona Minette

Contact Last:Ligon

Project Title: World Hearing Day 2022: To hear for Life, Listen with Care






SEAR: Southeast Asia – throughout the region, Philippines


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

Primary Audience: General public, Health care workforce

Estimated In Person Reach: Local

Audience Reached: General Public

Specific Workplace: Healthcare workers

Screen Newborn and Infant:

Screen Children and Adolecents:

Screen Adults: Unknown if any participants

Screen Older Adults: Unknown if any participants

Policy Maker: 


Traditional Media:

Traditional Media Numbers:

Social Media: Facebook

Social Media Numbers:

Event Description:

A lay forum was held in the out patient department of the hospital attended by the patients awaiting consult at the otorhinolaryngology section and adjacent specialties. There was a lecture on safe listening and a game for the audience.questions were entertained during the open forum. The evwnt was also broadcasted via FB live. And an infomercial/video was also released for the week on safe listening standards.

WHO Educational Materials Used: Yes

Native Written Language: Filipino

Educational Materials Available in Your Language: No

Did You Translate WHO Materials: No

Would You Consider Assisting Us: Filipino

What Additional Materials Would Be Helpful:

Did You Have A World Hearing Day Event Last Year: Yes, and we submitted a report to the WHF/WHO

Other Suggestions:

Did You Apply for Grant:No

Photo 1

Photo 1 caption ORL-HNS residents and fellows during lay forum

Photo 2

Photo 2 caption Poster used for the event

Photo 3

Photo 3 caption Conducting Q&A and the game for the audience

All Regions: , , , , , Southeast Asia – throughout the region, Philippines,