On November 27-30, 2019, the 12th Asia-Pacific Cochlear implant and Related Sciences Symposium (APSCI2019) was held in Tokyo. This symposium was first held in Kyoto in 1997 and since then APSCI has been gathering outstanding world experts in this field, scientists and clinical specialists, presenting papers on hearing and speech impairment. Russia was represented […]
The 14th meeting of the European Pediatric Cochlear Implant Symposium (ESPCI 2019) was held in Bucharest, Romania from October 16 to 19, 2019. Congress Theme: Holistic Care of Cochlear Implanted Children – A Step Closer The ESPCI is one of the largest international events focusing on pediatric cochlear implantation that has gained reputation […]
A two-day course on otosurgery and auditory implantation with an extended dissection of the temporal bone and the lateral base of the skull was launched at the S.M. Kirov Military Medical Academy on June 14. The course was organized by the specialists of the St. Petersburg Research Institute of Ear, Throat, Nose and Speech together […]
On 13 and 14 of June, 21 Japanese otosurgeons and 7 specialists in hearing and speech rehabilitation visited St. Petersburg. Their visit took place in the course of the Year of Japan in Russia and the Year of Russia in Japan. The purpose of the visit was to participate in a two-day practical course on […]
In early September, a delegation from the Republic of Korea visited the St. Petersburg Research Institute of Ear, Throat, Nose and Speech. The main purpose of the visit was to get acquainted with the newest and most advanced method of hearing restoration – cochlear implantation. Colleagues from South Korea not only studied the materials […]
Together with the presenters he discussed issues of hearing impairment and also answered questions from TV viewers on the air. The topic turned out to be unexpectedly acute – the limited time of the program hasn’t allowed to answer all the incoming calls!