Chandigarh,13.08.18-Dr. Anuradha of Department of Otolaryngology bagged second prize for free oral paper session at 1st Sound (Screening of Universal Neonatal Deafness) National Conference held at Sri Guru Ram Das University of Health Sciences , Sri Amritsar. The topic of the paper was "Sensorineural hearing loss in Ulcerative colitis: A Sub clinical Extra-intestinal manifestation ". The study highlighted existence of high frequency hearing loss in about 50% of Ulcerative colitis patients(autoimmune disorder). The hearing assessment of these subjects with Otoacoustic emissions will enable early detection of outer hair cell damage.The paper was coauthored by Ms Khushbu rani, Dr Usha Dutta,Dr Sanjay Munjal, & Dr Naresh Panda.