HISTORY

Road-building-in-Tanahu-district

The INF work to help people with ear disease and hearing loss started in the Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) department at the Western Regional Hospital in Pokhara. Then spread across many districts of Western Nepal with rural ear camps and has now matured with the foundation of the Ear Centre at GPH in Pokhara. From the Ear Centre, community ear care outreach has resumed and training is the focus.




Presentation made at the 3 yearly British Academic Conference of Otolaryngology (BACO), January 2021 in the Global ENT section. describes the history and current work of the ear services of INF and Ear Aid Nepal through camps and the ear centre in Pokhara, includes interviews with some of the team and bursary recipient.