Webinar: Performing Arts Health: A Tale of Two Needs Wednesday July 10
I hope everyone will mark their calendars for our next upcoming SCR CONNECTions webinar, Performing Arts Health: A Tale of Two Needs presented by Kris Chesky, PhD and Sajid Surve, DO, Co-Directors of the UNT Texas Center for Performing Arts Health. The session will take place Wednesday, July 10th at 11am ET / 10am CT / 9am MT / 8am PT.
Full details for the session can be found below or on our website: https://nnlm.gov/scr/training/
No registration is required, and the session will be eligible for 1 hour of MLA CE credit. Please feel free to pass this on to other interested parties, including any musicians you may know!
Title: Performing Arts Health: A Tale of Two Needs Guest Speaker: Kris Chesky, PhD and Sajid Surve, DO, Co-Directors of the UNT Texas Center for Performing Arts Health
Date: Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
Time: 10:00am – 11:00am CT / 9:00am – 10:00am MT
Description: Performing arts health is a budding area of medicine and research. Performing artists have long been focused solely on their craft, ignoring the potential implications to their hearing, vocal, musculoskeletal, and mental health that arise from playing music, dancing, acting, or other performance. Similarly, the medical profession has historically ignored the unique medical problems of performing artists, opting instead to treat them as something other than the endurance athletes that they are. In both instances, a strong case can be made for the need for high-quality health information. In this talk, the speakers will discuss the historical problems, present situation, and future implications of informatics and performing arts health.
Speaker Bio: Kris Chesky and Sajid Surve are Co-Directors of the UNT Texas Center for Performing Arts Health (TCPAH)<https://tcpah.unt.edu/
For more information: https://nnlm.gov/scr/professio
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