According to entnet.org: “Every year on April 16, otolaryngologist—head and neck surgeons and other voice health professionals worldwide join together to recognize World Voice Day (WVD). World Voice Day encourages men and women, young and old, to assess their vocal health and take action to improve or maintain good voice habits. The American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery has sponsored the U.S. observance of World Voice Day since its inception in 2002.”
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Find World Voice Day activities and live web streaming events here. Note that not all events (such as the one below) are listed on the official World Voice Day website so check local listings.
Vocal Health Screenings: Consultation with a laryngologist and voice therapist as well as a laryngoscopy in honor of World Voice Day. 1-4 p.m., FREE. Montegiore’s Hutchinson Campus, 1250 Waters Place, 10th Fl., Bronx. Info and RSVP: 718-920-8471.