IAMM 2020 Online Conference

Saturday, May 30 – Sunday, May 31

Saturday, May 30, 2020 (Schedule refers to Eastern daylight savings time, USA)

8:30 – 9:00

Welcome

Patravoot Vatanasapt, MD

President, IAMM

9:00 – 9:30

“Arts Research and Sound Health”

Sunil Iyengar

Research and Analysis Director, National Endowment for the Arts, USA

9:30 – 9:45

Q&A

9:45 – 10:00

Break (Listen to music performed by IAMM members)

10:00 – 10:30

Concert / Lecture: “’Fix Me Not’ – Beethoven and Burnout”

Moisès Fernández Via

Pianist and Founding Director of Arts | Lab @ Med Campus

Boston University Medical School

10:30 – 10:45

Q&A

10:45 – 11:00

Break (Listen to music performed by IAMM members)

11:00 – 11:45

Panel: “Finding Harmony: The Music Response to COVID-19”

Brian Jantz, Moderator, Boston Children’s Hospital, Berklee College of Music

Speakers: Tian Gao, J. Todd Frazier, Jennifer Townsend, Seneca Block, Mark Fuller, Hannah Foxman

11:45 – 12:00 noon

Q&A

12:00 – 13:00

Midday Break

13:00 – 13:30

“Music and Medicine: Strengthening Connections, Creating Opportunities”

Lisa Wong, MD

Assistant Co-Director, Arts and Humanities Initiative, Harvard Medical School

Past President, Longwood Symphony Orchestra

13:30 – 13:45

Q&A

13:45 – 14:00

Break (Listen to music performed by IAMM members)

14:00 – 14:30

“Possible Futures for Music and Medicine”

Tod Machover

Muriel R. Cooper Professor of Music and Media

Academic Head and Director of the Opera of the Future Group

MIT Media Lab

14:30 – 14:45

Q&A

14:45 – 15:00

Break (Listen to music performed by IAMM members)

15:00 – 15:30

“Enhancing Music’s Therapeutic Role in Critical Care”

Marvin McMillen, MD

Chief/Director of Perioperative Care

Department of Surgery, Berkshire Medical Center

Professor of Surgery, University of Massachusetts

15:30 – 15:45

Q&A

15:45 – 16:15

General Business Meeting of IAMM Members

16:20 – 16:50

Online Networking & Tea/Quarantini Time,

hosted by IAMM Board member, Dr. Wendy Magee

16:50 – 18:00

Extended break

18:00 – 19:30

Pre-recorded concert featuring Première of IAMM/WFMT Virtual Choir

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Sunday, May 31, 2020 (Schedule refers to Eastern daylight savings time, USA)

9:00 – 9:30

“Music Interventions in Cardiac Patients:

The Experience of Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center”

Dr. Athanasios Dritsas

Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center

Athens, Greece

9:30 – 9:45

Q&A

9:45 – 10:00

Break (Listen to music performed by IAMM members)

10:00 – 10:30

Concert / Lecture: “Embracing the Margins: Music, Adaptation & Pursuit of Excellence”

Adrian Anantawan

Violinist and Co-director of Music at the Conservatory Lab Charter School

Boston, MA

10:30 – 10:45

Q&A

10:45 – 11:00

Break (Listen to music performed by IAMM members)

11:00 – 11:30

“Sound Awareness – Where the Language of Silence meets the

Healing Medicine of Sound”

Chloë Goodchild

Singing Philosopher, Author, Founder The Naked Voice

Bristol, Great Britain

11:30 – 11:45

Q&A

11:45 – 13:00

Midday Break

13:00 – 13:30

“The Acoustic Intelligence of Ecosystems”

David Monacchi

Interdisciplinary artist, inventor and eco-acoustics researcher

Founder of Fragments of Extinction

Professor of Electroacoustics at State Conservatory of Pesaro, Italy

13:30 – 13:45

Q&A

13:45 – 14:00

Break (Listen to music performed by IAMM members)

14:00 – 14:30

“How Frequencies Affect Human Physiology and the Immune System”

Vera Brandes

International Music & Art Research Association

Vienna, Austria

14:30 – 14:45

Q & A

14:45 – 15:00

Break

15:00 – 15:30

Panel: “The Future of Music and Medicine”

Fred Schwartz, MD, Moderator

Melissa Mercadal-Brotons, President, World Federation of Music Therapy

Patravoot Vatanasapt, MD, President, International Association for Music & Medicine

Robert Saper, MD,

Past Chair of the Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine and Health

15:30 – 15:45

Q&A

15:45 – 16:30

IAMM 10th Anniversary Program

Awards and Commendations

Piano concert by Athanasios Dritsas, MD

Department of Cardiology, Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center

16:30   Close of conference

STAY TUNED FOR IAMM SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP (SIG)

SUMMER WEBINAR SERIES

Begins Thursday, June 4, 2020, 14:00 with Joanne Loewy & SIG members

NICU music therapy: Sharing international trends through integrative family-centered music psychotherapy

For full schedule of SIG webinars, see:

https://www.music-medicine.net/special-interest-groups/