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AAO-HNS Joins the Global Otolaryngology Community in Recognizing World Hearing Day

February 23, 2018 - 1:50pm

World Hearing Day 2018, sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO), will be recognized on March 3. The Academy’s Patient Health website section is an invaluable depository of physician and patient resources related to hearing loss and other specialty topics.

AAO-HNS Supports Congressional Resolution Recognizing World Hearing Day

The AAO-HNS joined others in the hearing health community to draft a Congressional Resolution introduced by U.S. Representatives Mike Thompson and David McKinley, Co-Chairs of the Congressional Hearing Health Caucus, designating March 3 as World Hearing Day. The Resolution underscores the importance of hearing loss prevention, highlights the significance of patient access to early detection and intervention, and recognizes the role otolaryngologists serve on the hearing healthcare team.