March 12, 2019

Meetings are open to Laguna Woods residents and their guests.

Have you heard of Ototoxic Drugs? 

Are you aware that these drugs can cause hearing loss? 

Join us for the next meeting when Joni Doherty, M.D., Ph.D. of the Keck School of Medicine of USC presents a discussion of these drugs and their possible side effects on hearing loss and balance problems.  The presentation will provide a comprehensive introduction of current studies on how certain drugs adversely affect the sensory (hair) cells, and thus potentially cause hearing loss and balance functions.  Symptoms that may indicate Ototoxicity will be discussed.

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Dr. Joni Doherty, MD, PhD

Classes of drugs and how they affect the inner ear will be included.  An overview of pre-treatment that could prevent Ototoxic damage to the ear will be provided.  Finally, there will be a discussion of potential treatments.  This is a guest speaker program you will not want to miss.

Date:   Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Meeting schedule:
1:30 pm Doors open for refreshments
2:00 pm  Announcements, Program/presentation
Place:  Clubhouse 3, Dining Room 2 – Performing Arts Center, 23822 Avenida Sevilla, Laguna Woods 92637
Enter Gate 3 off of Moulton Parkway and Calle Aragon.

Non-Residents must RSVP 5 days before the meeting date. (March 7, 2019, for gate access to Laguna Woods Village.

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Effective January 2019 – Members – no charge – Guests $3.00

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Members sign-in and pick up your name tag at the name tag table.

How to prepare for club meetings.

President:  Toni Barrient – Phone or Text:  949-614-5307
E-mail:  Hearing Well Club

Bring your spouse, your family, your neighbor and/ or your friends.

Donations are always appreciated.

Meetings are Captioned and Looped for those with telecoil-equipped hearing aids and cochlear implants.

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