Tiktok Challenge: World Hearing Day 2021 Hearing Care for All – Screen. Rehabilitate. Communicate

In celebration of the “World Hearing Day 2021 Hearing Care for All” on March 3, 2021 and for the whole month of March 2021, the Philippine Academy of Neurotology Otology and Related Sciences (PANORS) and the Philippine Academy of Audiology (PAAUD) would like to launch an infomercial advocacy contest entitled, “Tiktok Challenge: World Hearing Day 2021 Hearing Care for All – Screen.Rehabilitate.Communicate”. This activity aims to increase public awareness of ear care and hearing health for all sectors of the society.

The following are the rules of the contest:

  1. Open to all PSO-HNS fellows, regional chapters, and subspecialty academies, and PBO-HNS accredited training institutions.
  2. All entries should include a 2-minute or less audio-video clip featuring the theme of the World Hearing Day 2021: Hearing Care for All – Screen.Rehabilitate.Communicate. Entries should not have been currently or previously posted in any social media platform.
  3. Submissions shall be made through the PSO-HNS Secretariat email, [email protected], by March 15, 2021.
  4. All submissions will be pre-screened by a panel of judges, and 10 entries will be selected for posting in Tiktok. Winning prizes will be given to the top 3 entries, and consolation prizes to the remaining 7 entries.

We would also like to enjoin everyone to document, submit and register their activities for World Hearing Day 2021 to the World Health Organization website on World Hearing Day 2021 campaign to contribute to this worldwide advocacy (https://www.who.int/campaigns/world-hearing-day/2021).