Navigation Links
The Science of Music Meets the Art of Medicine - ARIMM 3rd Annual Conference at IPFW, September 12-13, 2008
Date:8/7/2008

FORT WAYNE, Ind., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Research in Music Medicine, Inc. (ARIMM) announced today its 3rd annual international conference will be held September 12-13, 2008, at the Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) campus.

For online registration and more information, visit the web site http://www.a4rimm.org/

"This year's conference theme is 'Music and Medicine: Composing the Science of Healing,'" says Dr. Angela LaSalle, the co-founder and Chairman of the Board for ARIMM. "We have organized an innovative conference designed to promote conversation among the Science and Music disciplines. Starting with a review of quantum physics and moving through the latest trends in medicine and music therapy, we will be building a bridge to show how attention to the relationship of the body's response to music can lead us to the next wave of medical therapies. Attendees can participate in panel discussions, network with our speakers, and hear the latest research on how music can impact inflammation, chronic disease and learn new treatment strategies."

"The goal of this conference is to gather knowledge from all disciplines and build the research tools we need to find innovative solutions to today's health issues. All disciplines and levels of study are welcome. Whether you are a scientist, clinician, technician, performer, student, or just love music, we invite you to participate in our forum of presentations, panel discussions and brainstorming sessions. We seek research ideas that explore the healing effects of sound and music. We hope to find the scientific basis for the effect that music can have on the disease process," says Dr. LaSalle.

The ARIMM 2008 Conference is co-sponsored and hosted by the IPFW Department of Music. The 2006 and 2007 conferences were held at the University of Arizona.

This year's keynote speaker, Claude Swanson, Ph.D., physicist and author, will begin the conference with a view of quantum physics that will launch a musical journey into the biochemistry and physiology of the human body. Designed to bridge the gap between science and music, this conference will challenge the boundaries that separate the disciplines and will bring the science of creativity back to the art of medicine.

About ARIMM

The Alliance for Research in Music Medicine, Inc., is a non-profit organization. It began in 2005 as a collaborative research effort joining the music departments of Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) and the University of Arizona. ARIMM provides a forum for scientific, medical, music, and computer science professionals and students to discuss and apply the scientific and mathematical relationships of music to the questions regarding cellular communication, diagnosis, and treatment of medical issues.

For more information about ARIMM, email the organization at info@a4rimm.org.

Contact:

Angela LaSalle, M.D.

Integrative Medicine

Co-Founder and Chairman of the Board, ARIMM

alasalle@a4rimm.org

Nancy A. Jackson, Ph.D., MT-BC

IPFW Director of Music Therapy

Co-Founder and Board Member, ARIMM

njackson@a4rimm.org

(260) 481-6716

This release was issued through eReleases(TM). For more information, visit http://www.ereleases.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Alliance for Research in Music Medicine, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Announces the Market Release of its PCT-Enhanced Trypsin Digestion Application for Proteomics
2. Advanced Life Sciences To Host 2008 Second Quarter Financial Results Conference Call and Webcast
3. Caliper Life Sciences Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results
4. Sangamo BioSciences to Present at the Canaccord Adams Global Growth Conference
5. NOTICE OF YM BIOSCIENCES CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS PHASE II DATA FOR NIMOTUZUMAB IN METASTATIC COLORECTAL CANCER
6. David J. Mazzo, Ph.D., Joins Regado Biosciences as President and CEO
7. IBC Life Sciences Kicks Off the 13th Annual Drug Discovery & Development of Innovative Therapeutics World Congress in Boston, Massachusetts
8. Monogram Biosciences Launches First Resistance Assay for HIV Integrase Inhibitors
9. Senesco Technologies Announces Successful Completion of First Milestone Related to Agreement with Bayer CropScience
10. VIA Pharmaceuticals to Present at 13th Annual IBC Life Sciences Drug Discovery & Development of Innovative Therapeutics World Congress
11. Bay-Area Company Gives Science-Based Startups a Voice
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/4/2016)... ... May 05, 2016 , ... CereScan, the nation’s leader in ... during National Stroke Awareness Month in May. An infographic created by CereScan ... CereScan will donate $1 up to a maximum of $3,000 through users ...
(Date:5/4/2016)... 4, 2016 According to a ... Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, ... anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 17.1% from ... 2024. Metabolomics is the extensive study of ... tissues or organisms. Together, these small molecules and their ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... In a list published by the Boston ... 76 fastest-growing private companies; a small percentage of the state's 615,000+ small businesses. The ... percent change in revenue from 2012 to 2015. , As this award ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... - And Other Rising Companies ... Those Competitor Biologics  - Biosimilar Drug Producers ... ,  Who are the most important and ... their sales potentials? Discover, in our updated survey, organisations, ... and revenue forecasting. Visiongain,s new ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/19/2016)... , UAE, April 20, 2016 ... be implemented as a compact web-based "all-in-one" system solution ... the biometric fingerprint reader or the door interface with ... of modern access control systems. The minimal dimensions of ... ID readers into the building installations offer considerable freedom ...
(Date:4/13/2016)...  IMPOWER physicians supporting Medicaid patients in ... standard in telehealth thanks to a new partnership with ... IMPOWER patients can routinely track key health measurements, such ... and, when they opt in, share them with IMPOWER ... local retail location at no cost. By leveraging this ...
(Date:3/23/2016)... 23, 2016 ... Gesichts- und Stimmerkennung mit Passwörtern     ... MESG ), ein führender Anbieter digitaler ... mit SpeechPro zusammenarbeitet, um erstmals dessen Biometrietechnologie ... die Möglichkeit angeboten, im Rahmen mobiler Apps ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):