August 18, 2019

Every Fourth of July, my family used to read aloud the Declaration of Independence. I still read it to myself each year. The United States affords us otologists/neurotologists great benefits; from our levels of public health, accessible education, and political infrast...

August 6, 2019

Real-time interactive telementoring between Ethiopia and the United States

1) Julia L. Kerolus, M.D.*

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

University of Illinois at Chicago

1855 West Taylor St - Suite 2.42

Chicago, IL 60612


April 11, 2019

Tympanosclerosis, Live Surgery, Empowerment Seminars

sponsored by

OtoRinoENT Specialty Clinic

The University of Illinois – Section of Otology/Neurotology

The Ethio-American Hearing Project 2009EC 2017GC

Thursday, Friday and Saturday 21-23  November, 2019

Addis Ababa, Ethiopi...

September 26, 2018

Audiology training is initiated in Ethiopia through the Ethio American Hearing Project | Oticon Hearing Foundation Blog

Ethiopia i...

January 14, 2018

Audiology Training Initiated

Ethiopia, a country of 120 million people, has no audiologists, no audiology training program, and all the professional hearing expertise is concentrated in one person – a hearing aid specialist who trained and practiced in the United States...

January 13, 2018

Cochlear Implantation

The first cochlear implants in Ethiopia were performed in December 2016 and May 2017. These were Med El implants and the support from that particular company – focusing on training and programming – has been tremendous. The first patient, Afomiya D...

January 13, 2018

For the  CommENTator – December 2017

Ethiopian Corner – December 2017

1. Ethiopian Otology Training Updates

Back in October 2016, Dr. Alene Meshesha approached Professor Miriam Redleaf, the Louis J. Mayer Professor of Otolaryngology at the University of Illinois to develo...

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