Welcome

It is with great pleasure that we hereby welcome you to the Musicians' Health & Performance 2nd Conference, MHPC 2015, in Odense, Denmark, June 10-12 2015

 

The Musicians' Health & Performance 2nd Conference, MHPC 2015, is a forum for researchers, clinicians, musicians, music teachers, and others with a special interest in Musicians´ Health and Performance.

- The conference also warmly welcomes researchers, clinicians, performers, teachers, and others with a special interest in other perspectives of Performing Arts Medicine.

Among the many topics at the conference are muskuskeletal disorders, sound and hearing disorders, psychology and performance, stress, music in the brain, hypermobility, children and music playing, children and dancing, excercising, rehabilitation, physiotherapy, alexander technique, experience from clinics for performing arts medicine, research methods, exposure meauring, study design, health innovation. Other topics are welcome too.

The conference takes place in Odense located on the isle of Funen in the very centre of Denmark. The city of Odense and its surroundings have a lot to offer – from enticing tourist attractions to the most beautiful nature. In June 2015 Odense will also be the setting for celebrations of the 150th anniversary of the birth of Denmark's greatest composer, Carl Nielsen. Carl Nielsen was born right South of Odense in June1865. Carl Nielsen is also known as a conductor and a violinist. His music is frequently performed in Europe and the United States, and a considerable number of his songs have become a part of the Danish cultural heritage.  

We are looking forward to seeing you at the Musicians' Health & Performance 2nd Conference, MHPC 2015, in Odense, June 10-12 2015. 

 

Odense is easy to get to, easy to get around in, easy to feel at home in. 

 

On behalf of the Local Organizing Committee,

Helene M. Paarup, MD, PhD · Chair of Conference



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