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May is Better Hearing and Speech Month


Communicate through sign language

Communicate by listening

Communicate by talking


You are invited!
In recognition of Better Hearing and Speech Month,
CDC’s National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities invites you to save the date for a special presentation by 

Thomas A. Galey, B.S., M.S.
Executive Director, Georgia Council for the Hearing Impaired (GACHI)

Born deaf to a hearing family in Oregon, Mr. Galey has worked in more than a dozen public and private settings to improve the quality of lives for all deaf, hard of hearing, late-deafened and deaf-blind individuals. Join us as he shares his story.  

A discussion on employment will follow the presentation with individuals from CDC’s Office of Workforce and Career Development, the Atlanta Human Resource Center, and resource organizations. 

Monday, May 19, 2008
10 a.m. to Noon
CDC, Roybal Campus
Thomas Harkin Global Communications Center (Building 19) Auditorium A

, Georgia

View invitation in this pdf.

To register, please fill out this form and fax or email it to:

Sheila Hoyle
FAX: 404-498-3060
You can also register by phone at 404-498-3033.

The event will be interpreted in American Sign Language.


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Date: May 14, 2008
Content source: National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities


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