Actor Marlee Matlin joins groundbreaking researchers in deafness and for a wide-ranging dialogue of cutting-edge analysis and the way it will have an effect on lives. Current breakthroughs in imaginative and prescient and listening to imply many types of blindness and deafness could quickly be reversible. This won’t be greeted with common acclaim. Deafness isn’t just a incapacity; it’s a tradition with its personal language and historical past. For a lot of in that group ‘remedy’ equates to cultural genocide. With blindness, the problems are totally different, however simply as troublesome. Will a mind that realized to navigate with out sight out of the blue have the ability to make sense of visible alerts? Be a part of a vibrant dialogue of cutting-edge expertise and the lives it should impression.
Watch the complete program “Can We ‘Treatment’ Deafness and Blindness? Ought to We?” right here: https://youtu.be/iI9C0R3_bq0
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