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Workshop on clinical music research

15 April 2010 @ 14 h 00 min - 17 h 00 min

| Free

BRAMS is organizing a workshop on Clinical Music Research on April 15th, 2010. The objective of this workshop is to bring together scientists from Helsinki, Melbourne and Montreal who have common interests in studying music as a form of therapy.

Please note that you must register to this event (maximum 30 participants)


2pm-3pm - Teppo Särkämö (Helsinki University, Finland) - "Clinical music research at the Finnish Centre of Excellence in Interdisciplinary Music Research"

3pm-3:15pm – Coffee break

3:15pm-5pm – Short presentation session

  • Nathalie Gosselin, PhD (Université de Montréal) – “Possible effects of piano playing on the cognitive abilities of a child with Asperger’s syndrome”
  • Anna Zumbansen (Université de Montréal) -“Music for Aphasia: Clinical Applications”
  • Dawn Merrett (Melbourne University) – “Music for Aphasia: Neurobiological Mechanisms”
  • Francesca Pittau, MD (Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University)- “Music-induced seizures in patients with independent bilateral temporal seizures”
  • Aline Moussard (Université de Montréal)- “Can music support memory in normal aging and Alzheimer’s disease ?”
  • Sylvie Hébert, PhD (Université de Montréal) – “Music dyslexia”

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15 April 2010
14 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
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