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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New Combo Approach May Ease Severe ‘Ringing in the Ears’
January 24, 2014 - Small, early study used electrical nerve stimulation and tone therapy for hard-to-treat tinnitus
Obesity May Be Hard on Your Hearing, Study Says
January 24, 2014 - Extra pounds, particularly around the waist, raised risk for hearing loss, but exercise was protective