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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