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Community Engagement

HNSCS faculty and clinical staff engage in numerous community education events each year. These activities are a crucial component in connecting with people of all walks of life in our community and beyond.

World Voice Day Celebration

Duke Voice Care Center hosts an Annual World Voice Day Celebration. The event features interactive learning sessions on vocal health, a voice science fair, and performances.

Healthy Focus Lecture Series

Drs. Russell Kahmke and Dan Rocke have provided seminars for the Healthy Focus lecture series at Duke Raleigh Hospital. In September 2017, Dr. Kahmke presented Obstructive Sleep Apnea, a discussion about he epidemiology, pathophysiology, and treatment modalities for OSA. In November 2017, Dr. Rocke gave a presentation on thyroid nodules and their treatment.

Walk 4 Hearing

Each year, HNSCS sponsors Duke Hearing Center’s participation in the Walk 4 Hearing, which was last held on October 15, 2017.

Cochlear Implant Outreach Event

Audiologists participated in the Cochlear Implant Outreach Event for consumers in Durham in September 2017. The purpose of the event was to educate consumers about cochlear implants, which included information about candidacy and technology.