Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy

Past Event

Report on Awareness of Vestibular Dysfunction for Deaf

WhenMonday, July 31, 2017    
WhereIndian Red Cross Society School for Deaf, Pune

An awareness camp was organised for vestibular dysfunction on 31st July, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Indian Red Cross Society School for Deaf, Pune.  There was a large gathering of students along with their parents for the camp. The Principal of the School welcomed the speaker Dr. Nigel Gonsalves

PG student of Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy, Pune, for the seminar. Information regarding the important structures of vestibular system, their dysfunction especially in the deaf, assessment of 59 children for vestibular dysfunction and treatment for the same was explained. There was also a one on one interaction of 23 parents with the speaker, the crowd gathered responded very well to the information given. The camp ended with thanking school authority for allowing to organise the camp.