FDA-Regulated Study of Cord Blood Stem Cells to Treat Acquired Hearing Loss Signals Potential of Newborn Stem Cells in Regenerative Medicine for Common Disorders
National Writing and Arts Contests for Students with Hearing Loss
High school students may compete in writing, digital arts,
film and animation contests
Deadline for Entries: March 17, 2014
Students with hearing loss are eligible to compete for cash prizes and more in national contests sponsored by Rochester Institute of Technology, home to the National Technical Institute for the Deaf.
The Justice Department published a technical assistance documents to assist the public in understanding how the ADA applies to their unique circumstances. "Effective Communication" provides guidance on the 2010 regulations provisions relating to communicating effectively with people who have vision, hearing, or speech disabilities. Both are part of the Department's "ADA Requirements" publication series.