National Gathering of the Deaf with Usher Syndrome to be held in Tochigi Prefecture in October

The 5th National Gathering of the Deaf with Usher Syndrome will be held in Tochigi Prefecture on October 10-11, 2009.

The program is scheduled as follows.

October 10, Saturday 13:00-17:00

1. Opening ceremony

2. Learning meeting:
Basic knowledge about the Usher Syndrome

3. Mini lecture:
"A hobby that a deaf persons with usher syndrome enjoy"
by Kazuyo Takahashi

4. Open discussion:
"How to run the Society of the Deaf with Usher Syndrome"
presented by
Masanori Osugi, president of the National Deaf Blind Organizations Council;
and Satoru Iori, member of the National Deaf Blind Society

October 11, 9:30-12:00
1. Mini lecture:
"About myself having the usher syndrome"
Mr. Kouji Kobayashi

2. Open discussion:
"The Issues, Troubles and Dream that Deaf persons with Usher Syndrome have"

Language: JSL.
No interpreting provided.


Source in Japanese:
DEWF-NEWS (subscription)

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