Welcome Bhavisha, our Zambia Volunteer!

Welcome Bhavisha, our Zambia Volunteer!

Welcome Bhavisha, our Zambia Volunteer!

Wishing our brilliant volunteer Bhavisha all the best as she embarks on her year long trip to Zambia to support our work.

She graduated from University College London in 2012 with a BSc in Audiology and has since worked extensively with both the adult and paediatric population in both private and NHS sectors. Her most recent role was Senior Paediatric Audiologist with Hounslow and Richmond Community NHS trust where she lead hearing assessments of children and young people of all ages, fitted hearing aids and networked with a vast multidisciplinary team to ensure holistic and comprehensive care of children with hearing impairment as well as their families.

She has recently completed her MSc in Advanced Audiology and has previously volunteered in India providing health camps with Raleigh International, fundraised for various charities by running marathons and organised events to raise awareness of hearing impairment. Throughout her experiences she has been inspired to link her passion of audiology and development work together and this lead her to volunteer with Sound Seekers for one year in Zambia from January until December 2017.

Keep your eyes peeled for updates soon – she will be supporting many projects in Zambia including Targeted Paediatric Screening, Hearing Aid Refurbishment Project (HARP) and Diploma course!

You can follow Bhavisha’s blog here

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