The WHD is also the China’s National Ear Care Day (CNECD), China’s government and people attach great importance to it. Activities were organized at the national level. We kept the theme highly accord with WHD as usual, and focused on “ hear the future... and prepare for it - start from prevention! “ this year.
Large activities through multiple approach had great success. Advocacy was widely conducted by multiple media. In order to implement the WHA resolution 70.13, the WHO CC for PDH in Nanjing particularly emphasized integrating the PEHC into the PHC system. We launched and started the program in the Mufushan district health center in Nanjing, held large consulting in Yuxin community health center and Wanguanji village health center in Suqian, Jiangsu Province.
Fig.1. Group photo of WHD/CNECD working team of WHOCC for PDH in Nanjing China
Fig.2. Distributing WHD flyer and anti-noise earplugs to people.
Fig.3. The program of integrating the PEHC into the PHC was launched and started in communities.
Fig.4. Consulting in the the Mufushan district, Nanjing
Fig.5. Hearing screening by the community nurse under the audiologist direction in the the Mufusan district, Nanjing.
Fig.6. Consulting in the the Yuxin community, Suqian - north part of Jiangsu province.
Fig.7. Interview multiple media.