Club President Bill Parlet and member/wife Madalyn Parlet were attendees and presenters at the Audiology Workshop held in East Timor on the 29th & 30th of November 2017.
This is a project that both Madalyn and Bill have been enthusiastically working on over the past couple of years. Club members were given an overview of this Project at a recent Club Dinner meeting, just prior to their departure last month to East Timor.
WORKSHOP FACEBOOK VIDEO The following link, in Portugese provides a visual overview of the workshop : https://www.facebook.com/CAPI.UNTL/videos/525652724494094/.
Attempts are being made to obtain an English translation.
An overview of the Workshop purpose, attendees and outcomes follows……….
The Rotary Club of Lilydale manages a RAWCS registered project to promote Hearing Health in Timor Leste.
In November 2017 Bill and Madalyn Parlet, travelled to Dili, where they delivered a two day seminar at the National University of Timor Leste to 15 students, who are currently studying nursing and midwifery – separate courses.
Stage Two of the project aimed to teach these students about ear disease: