May 16, Tuesday, A Program of special interest:
Dr. Debara Tucci, M.D., MS,MBA; Professor of
Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Duke
First Unitarian Church,220 Winton Rd. South, Rochester NY 14610 -doors open 5:30 pm; program at 6:30pm
“Reframing Advocacy for Treatment of Hearing
Loss in Adults: A Public Health Approach”
Dr. Debara Tucci, HLAA Rochester's 2017 Featured Speaker, was a panelist for the report on Hearing Health Care for Adults" issued by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine in June 2016. At Duke University. She maintains a clinical/surgical practice in otology, neurotology and skull base surgery along with
conducting clinical research. Prior to medical school she trained and worked as an audiologist.
She is co-principal investigator on a National Institutes of Health grant focused on establishing a national network of research sites to conduct clinical research in hearing and balance disorders. As well. She is principal investigator of a grant to study health care policy related to hearing health care in adults.
Dr. Tucci has served as President of the American Neurotology Society, Association for Research in Otolaryngology, and recently, President of the American Otological Society. More information is available here.....
The First Unitarian Church has ample free parking. The building is accessible with an induction hearing loop and open captions. An ASL interpreter will also be provided.
Light refreshments at 5:30 pm will precede
Dr. Tucci's talk. The program is free and anyone
interested in hearing loss is welcome