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Audiology – Breaking the Sound Barrier

Blindness cuts one off from things, but deafness cuts one off from people.” Helen Keller.

Hearing loss affects 1 in 6 in the UK and is associated with isolation and dementia. Technological advances have led to a remarkable ability to restore functional hearing to deaf people with cochlear implants. This presentation describes the pioneering implant work performed in audiology in Manchester for over 30 years.

Invited Speaker: Dr Martin O'Driscoll (Consultant Clinical Scientist (Audiology) Manchester Royal Infirmary)

Image credit: https://quincymedgroup.com/medical-services/audiology/
Organised By
IOP Merseyside and district branch
Date/Time
06 Feb 2020 18:30 to 20:00
Location
Liverpool Medical Institution
Liverpool
Merseyside
United Kingdom
L3 5SR
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