The Power of Music in Health and Social Care Conference

Following the success of its first Power of Music in Health and Social Care Conference in October 2018, the University of Nottingham is delighted to announce its second conference in November 2019. This one day conference brings together care partners interested in the role music has in quality of living and care.

The conference is for anyone who wants to learn more about the role music plays in care, including care providers, family and volunteer caregivers, care receivers, care workers, musicians, faith-based and community agencies, students, researchers, policymakers and the community.

Speakers will include:

– Dr Anthea Holland, Founder, Mindsong – Music for Dementia

– Bev Foster, Executive Director, Room 217 Foundation

– James Sanderson, Director of Personalised Care, NHS England

– Dr Jane Bentley, Atlantic Fellow, Global Brain Health Institute (GBHI) at Trinity College Dublin

– Professor Raymond MacDonald, Chair of Music Psychology and Improvisation, University of Edinburgh

– Dr Catherine Jordan, Atlantic Fellow, Global Brain Health Institute (GBHI) at Trinity College Dublin

 

Further details will be announced soon but for all queries, please email  powerofmusic@nottingham.ac.uk. You can also book your place online here.

Posted on 31 July 2019

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Studying Japanese, fluent in Polish and Spanish, Kinga works with local academics and senior business people to help attract professional association conferences and events to Nottingham. She recently completed her Masters Degree in Applied Linguistics. Kinga enjoys travel, music and everything new media related.