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
Posted on 31 July 2019