Mission/Vision

Mission

To study the relationship between hearing loss and health by partnering with the community of people with hearing loss, clinicians and researchers.

Vision

To affect public policy that supports evidence based research to identify and direct health risk associated with hearing loss and promotes solutions that allow people with hearing loss to fully participate in all aspects of life.

Governance Guidelines

The Healthy Living with Hearing Loss (HL2) has it's own guidelines for committee policies and procedures. All HL2 members must familiarize themselves and understand these guidelines. Click here to view the HL2 Governance Guidelines.

Research Opportunities

Focus Group Meetings

 

Seeking Deaf persons age 21-40 interested in participating in a one-time two hour focus group meeting in Rochester!

Focus Group Meeting Flyer

The interviews are limited to Deaf people who are now living in the Rochester (NY) area. The focus group will be conducted in ASL. We need your feedback on developing Deaf Weight Wise (DWW) 2.0. We will be asking about healthy eating and physical activity. The purpose of the group is to continue to develop culturally and linguistically appropriate healthy lifestyle research programs for Deaf people. Each participant will receive $30 dollars cash.

Interested? Contact

Jackie Pransky

(585) 568 6534 VP

Email: Jacqueline_Pransky@URMC.Rochester.edu