Immaculata University, PA, July 24-26, 2015
Following the success of the inaugural Interdisciplinary Society for Quantitative Research in Music and Medicine (ISQRMM) Conference in 2011 at Weber State University in Utah, and the second conference at The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia in 2013, ISQRMM invites you to the 3rd biannual International Conference on Music and Medicine at The Immaculate University, Immaculata, Pennsylvania on July 24-26, 2015. ISQRMM will bring together scholars from several fields to discuss new research in the field of music and medicine.
The study of the beneficial effects of music in medicine is a discipline that has spurred an interest among scholars from both the humanities and biomedical disciplines since the 18th century. Researchers in the 20th century embraced these studies with scholarly and academic vigor. The Purpose of the upcoming conference is to explore the unanswered questions regarding the efficacies of all forms of music on the human body, mind and soul. The keynote speaker will be Dr. Arthur Harvey, a renowned neuromusicologist, Professor emeritus at University of Hawaii, and Director of Music for Health Services.