Adult Hearing Loss Report
The Ear Foundation held a conference on 'Adult Hearing Loss- time for a new approach' in Westminster on 15th October 2013. The conference gathered leaders from audiology, from industry, from the Third Sector and politicians, all joined in a passion to move forward with raising awareness of the impact of hearing loss, the exciting technologies we have available today, and pushing for an adult hearing screening programme.
The conference was followed by the launch of our report- Adult Cochlear Implantation: evidence and experience, pushing for greater access to cochlear implantation for adults. Stephen Lloyd, MP, and Lilian Greenwood, MP, both shared the passion to support the initiative.
As one delegate commented: “At last it feels like we have a momentum to change ......:
Photo: Lisa Aubert (Cochlear Europe), Sue Archbold (CEO The Ear Foundation), Brian Lamb (NDCS), Lilian Greenwood MP and Brian Walshe (Cochlear Europe).
You can download the report here:
Adult Cochlear Implantation: Evidence and Experience - Download the report here