Neeraj Suri, MS (ENT), is Associate Professor at ENT Department, GMERS Medical College, Gandhinagar, Gujarat. She has 20 years of teaching and research experience. She has worked extensively in treating and creating awareness about hearing disability. She has authored two novels on hearing impaired kids, Speak-A-Boo and Hearing Tales. She has been awarded: Times of India award for excellent work done in the field of cochlear implant; excellence in the field of deafness for hearing impairment in children by the honourable Union Minister Mrs. Smriti Irani in 2022; the Gaurav Rashtriya Award in New Delhi for her extraordinary contribution in the field of hearing disability. Some of her other accomplishments are: facilitated by the Chief Minister of Gujarat for deafness program in Gujarat; she is a pioneer in Universal Newborn Hearing Screening (UNHS) and a mentor for cochlear implant fellowship course in Gujarat.