William L. Lederer joined the Board of Directors in 2008 after spending more than 30 years as Executive Director of the American Hearing Research Foundation. Bill brings with him his decades of experience in fundraising for the American Hearing Research Foundation as well as Ada S. McKinley, Big Shoulders and other local Chicago non-profit organizations. Now in retirement, Bill devotes much of his time to writing poetry and plays and participates in a prison ministry program.
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Hearing Loss Tied to Depression in Study
March 13, 2014 - Hearing loss is associated with depression among American adults, especially women and those younger than age 70, according to new research.
New Combo Approach May Ease Severe ‘Ringing in the Ears’
March 10, 2014 - Patients suffering from the intense, chronic and sometimes untreatable ringing in the ear known as tinnitus may get some relief from a new combination therapy, preliminary research suggests.