The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and the University of Nairobi are proud to present:
Short Course on Public Health Planning for Hearing Impairment
Date: 5th to 9th June 2017
Cost: $280 excluding accommodation or $640 including accommodation
– Scholarships are available!
Deadline for receipt of applications: 5th May 2017
This course will enable participants to understand the magnitude and causes of hearing impairment and the challenges of providing hearing health services in low and middle income countries. The course will familiarize participants with public health approaches to ear and hearing health and show how to develop programmes for prevention and management as the local, district or national level.
The course will be worthwhile if you are an Otologist, Audiologist, Paediatrician or allied hearing health professional – especially in the communication sciences, a health planner or NGO worker.
The course will be taught by lecturers and experts in the field of hearing and public health who are from, or have lived and worked in low and middle income countries. Teaching will be conducted through a mixture of interactive lectures, case studies, discussions and group exercises.
For more information and an application form please contact:
Ms. Rita Muriuki on
UNES on or by telephone on +254717009791/+25471730006/+254721887840/+254720877674
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