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Organization: Shrawan Shakti

Region: India

Title: Ear and Auricular Externship for Health Care Givers

Description:

An awareness camp was organised by Shrawan Shakti, at Almora and inaugurated by the senior scientists of ICMR Dr. Ravinder Singh and Dr Ashoo Grover. This seminar addressed Aganwadi workers. The participants were provided information about importance of hearing in our lives and management of ear diseases. A good referral system can save many children from living with disability whole life. Amit Maurya addressed the workers how to bring the patients to the concerned authorities and told them how to tell the people to consult ear expert in cases of any kind of discharge from the ears. He also told the participants to download the hearWHO app so that hearing of a patient can be checked. Some started telling their life experiences and promised to identify the hearing impaired people.
At the conclusion Q/A were asked to see the gain of knowledge by Aganwadi workers with some fun filled activities

Live Event: Yes

Hearing Screening: Yes

Social Media: Yes

Authorities or policymakers: Yes

Influencers or celebrities: Yes

World Hearing Day Celebration


Display of WHO material


Training of Care Givers


Some Light and Fun Filled Moments