Director’s Council of Public Representatives (COPR)
NIH Public Bulletin – February 2010
Read About Hearing Health Care Access and Affordability in Inside
Institute: National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
The latest issue of Inside, the NIDCD newsletter for health professionals and the public, is now available online.
In this issue:
- A three-day working group meeting sponsored by NIDCD explores how to make hearing health care more accessible and affordable for adults with mild to moderate hearing loss.
- More than 40 scientific researchers from the tinnitus and neural prosthesis communities gather on the NIH campus for a two-day workshop to brainstorm about the possibilities for developing devices to treat tinnitus.
- The Noisy Planet campaign is partnering with the U.S. Department of Agriculture's 4-H program to help spread the Noisy Planet preventive message to parents and tweens in rural communities.