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Michele Friedner, herself an implant user, recently published this opinion piece in Scientific American giving the view that deaf children in developing countries are getting inferior cochlear implant technology. What do our members in developing countries think?
The new film "Sound of Metal" has garnered 6 Oscar Nominations for its searing portrait of a Musician who goes deaf due to the loud music he has been exposed to.
Steve Kittur of CHISLO in Kenya is asking “We’re now trying to craft our strategic plans to implement CIICA visions/missions. Since we all have a similar universal goal, I wish to inquire if there are any relevant strategic plan templates out there that we can adopt here to fulfill our common mission?”
Robert Mandara, VP of EUROCIU and webgroup of CIICA, asks- how can we achieve lifetime care for CI users? Why is it so often forgotten? Read his thoughts - and add your comments!