Org Name Original: Manipal College of Health Professions

Altered Org Name: No

Contact First: Archana

Contact Last:Gundmi

Project Title: World Hearing Day 2022 Dept of Speech and Hearing ,MCHP MAHE,Manipal

Global: World hearing Day





SEAR: India


Event Purpose: World Report on hearing-related activities, Awareness-raising, Hearing screening

Primary Audience: General public, Children, Adolescents, Adults, Older adults

Estimated In Person Reach: Local

Audience Reached: Children and adolescents

Specific Workplace: No

Screen Newborn and Infant:

Screen Children and Adolecents: 500

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Screen Older Adults:

Policy Maker: no

Influencer: no

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Social Media: Facebook

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Event Description:

Dept. of Speech & Hearing, MCHP, MAHE has commemorated World Hearing Day on 3rd and 4th March 2022 with support from Oticon hearing aid solution in association with World Health Organisation. Based on the theme put forward by World Health Organization that is “Hear for life, listen with care” the department took an initiative by organizing a speech and hearing screening camp at the Government Higher Primary School, Gujjadi. Along with these speech and hearing evaluation, hearing aid trouble shooting, and fitting of hearing aid were carried out in Vagjyothi special School, Amparu. In both schoo

WHO Educational Materials Used: No

Native Written Language: Kannada

Educational Materials Available in Your Language: No

Did You Translate WHO Materials: No

Would You Consider Assisting Us: Kannada

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

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Did You Apply for Grant:Yes we applied, but were not awarded the grant

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