Here is the link to the video from our Gala dinner. There have been a few members requesting this.





Chris Thomson

NZSOHNS Media Statement on lack of Cochlear Implant Funding in NZ

17 August 2017

Media statement August 2017 NZSOHNS"Breaking the silence"   Over 200 deaf and severely hearing-impaired adults are unable to receive hearing restoring implanted hearing aids due to lack of government funding. In New... more »

Resolution on Hearing Loss Passed at 70th World Health Assembly

06 June 2017

Dear All, I am most pleased to share that a resolution on hearing loss was discussed by the 70th World Health Assembly in Geneva on 30th May. A large number... more »

World's health ministers adopt resolution on the prevention of deafness and hearing loss

06 June 2017

  World's health ministers adopt resolution on the prevention of deafness and hearing loss The 70th World Health Assembly adopted a new resolution on the prevention of deafness and hearing loss.... more »

Developing a Career and Skills in Academic Surgery (DCAS) Course, RACS

07 April 2017

  Developing a Career and Skills in Academic Surgery (DCAS) Course Date: Monday 8 May 2017 Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, South Australia Time: 7:00am - 4:00pm To view the provisional program, please click here. To register online... more »

New Textbook: Symptom Oriented Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

21 March 2017

Could you please put this link on NZSOHNS website for the information of the members/ registrars if they would like to have copy of this book. Interested people could contact... more »

Check out these Cochlear Implant news articles from last week! Interesting!!

14 March 2017

Just in case you missed these stories last week. Please find links to the TVNZ, Herald and Radio NZ programmes that featured Cochlear Implants last week. Cheers Simon... more »

Hearing and balance disorders focus for new centre

16 February 2017

A multidisciplinary collaborative research centre dedicated to research into hearing and balance disorders was launched in Auckland this week.  ... more »

Listen Hear NZ report on the economic cost of hearing loss

16 February 2017

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The laryngectomee Guide Available FREE from the AAO-HNS

19 January 2017

I am happy to inform you that the American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery made my book "The Laryngectomee Guide" available for free download at The 170 pages... more »

Combined NZSOHNS, ARS and ASPO Meeting Hawaii July 2017 Early Bird Warning!

21 December 2016

  Dear members,We write to remind you of this outstanding meeting scheduled for 9-12 July 2017 in Honolulu. The deadline for the early bird registration is 15 February 2017. You will make... more »