It was a special honor for the Global Foundation For Children With Hearing Loss to receive the 2017/18 Richard Seewald Award from Hear the World Foundation.

Hear the World Foundation explains “The annual prize honors outstanding projects benefiting people in need with hearing loss around the world.” 

We have great respect for Dr. Seewald’s contributions to hearing health care, especially in the area of pediatrics, and to be recognized with an award in his name is humbling. We are also tremendously grateful to Hear the World Foundation for its financial and technical support of our work over the past several years. 

The full press release announcing the Richard Seewald Award to the Global Foundation can be found here .