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Workshop: Music and Pain

27 February 2009 @ 9 h 00 min - 17 h 00 min

| 25$

BRAMS is pleased to announce the organization of a workshop on Music and Pain, to be held at BRAMS on February 27th, 2009. This workshop will be of particular interest to music therapists, musicians, researchers in psychology & neuroscience, and students in these fields.

Note that registration fees apply.

Invited speakers

  • Dr. Eckart Altenmüller

Head, Dept Music Physiology and Medicine, University of Music and Theater,
Hannover, Germany

  • Dr. Marion Good

Associate Professor, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursting, Case Western Reserve
University, Ohio

  • Ms. Deborah Salmon

Music therapist in Oncology and Palliative Care, Montreal General Hospital, Montreal


9h15-9h45 Sign in & morning Coffee (included in registration fee)
9h45-10h00 Welcome comments by organisers
10h00-11h00 Presentation by Dr Eckart Altenmüller, followed by discussions
11h00-11h15 Coffee Break (included in registration fee)
11h15-12h15 Presentation by Dr. Marion Good, followed by discussions
12h15-13h30 Lunch (Buffet – included in registration fee)
13h30-14h15 Presentation by Deborah Salomon, MA, MTA, CMT, with discussion
Music and Pain: The view from music therapy
14h15-15h00 Music activity led by an expert (with Julien Peyrin), followed by discussions
Drum circle with instruments for everyone
15h00-15h30 Round table discussion & closing talk by moderators

Regular: $25. (students $15)
Including 2 coffee breaks & lunch (buffet style)

Note that registration is limited to a maximum of 50 participants. Please note that your registration for this workshop will be confirmed once your cheque has been received. This fee is non-refundable.

Mail your cheque, made out to “Université de Montréal”, to:

BRAMS – Workshop Music & Pain
Pavillon 1420 Mont Royal
Université de Montréal
CP 6128, Succursale Centre Ville
Montréal (QC) H3C 3J7


27 February 2009
9 h 00 min - 17 h 00 min
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BRAMS, Suite 0-120
1430 boul. Mont Royal, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec H2V 4P3 Canada