Dow University Hospital Karachi (DUH) 2011-2012
IMRA arranged an Audiologist and a Speech therapist from Karachi (DUH) to come to London in 2011 and gain training in Cochlear Implant Rehabilitation. These trainees spent about 6 months at Great Ormond Street Hospital, Royal National Ear, Nose, Throat Hospital, Northwick Park Hospital in London and Manchester Royal Infirmary.
Two ENT Surgeons from DUH, Karachi were also trained for 3 months at Great Ormond and Royal National ENT Hospital in 2012 to start the first free Cochlear Implant Programme for poor patients in Pakistan. IMRA spent £20,000 for the training of the above personnel.
IMRA donated 200 Hearing Aids to DUH Karachi as well as Nerve Monitoring Equipment costing approximately £6500.