OUR BOARD OF ADVISORS

Karen Ashbrook, Hammered Dulcimer

Certified Music Practitioner, MHTP

The Arts and Humanities Program 

at Georgetown Lombardi Hospital


John D’Addario, Jr.

Vice Chairman

D’Addario & Co. Inc.


Kate Edgar
Executive Director
The Oliver Sacks Foundation


Steven Ellman, Ph.D.

Psychoanalytic Institute at NYU Medical School

Professor Emeritus, CUNY

Musician


E. Wesley Ely, M.D., MPH
Professor of Medicine as the Grant W. Liddle Endowed Chair 

at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Pulmonary and Critical Care and 

Health Services Research

VA-GRECC


Kamran Fallahpour, Ph.D.
Director - The Brain Resource Center, New York
Instructor in Psychiatry
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai


Laurence Naughton-Furr, Ph.D., Harpist 

Certified Harp Therapy Practitioner  

Certified Clinical Musician

JPS Health Network Therapeutic Musician - Vitas Hospice


Kevin Kuhn, Guitarist/Multi-Instumentalist

Broadway and Studio musician and appearances with 

The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, 

The New York Philharmonic, The New York City Ballet, 

New York City Opera, and The Philadelphia Orchestra


Lyndon Laminack, M.D. (retired)

Formerly Chief Medical Officer - One Hundred Years, LLC 

and Medical Senior Director - CIGNA International 

Mandolin Aficionado


Julia Langley, M.A.

Faculty Director, Georgetown Lombardi Arts and Humanities Program,

Georgetown University and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Instructor, Georgetown University School of Medicine


Barbara Wilson Lloyd, Double Bassist

Marlboro Music Festival, Musica Sacra, Bethlehem Bach Festival


Rev. Mary B. O’Malley, M.D., Ph.D.
Medical Director, Behavioral Health Integration
and Primary Care Outreach Team
Dept. of Psychiatry, Berkshire Medical Center
Assistant Professor, UMASS Medical Center
Sound Healing Practitioner 


Mark Pettus, M.D., FACP, ABHM

Director of  Medical Education, Wellness, and Population Health
at Berkshire Health  Systems and Associate Dean of Medical Education
at the University of  Massachusetts Medical School


John Powell, Ph.D., M.Mus 

Scientist and musician - author of How Music Works and Why You Love Music

Ph.D. in Physics from Imperial College (London University)


Mark Jude Tramo, M.D., Ph.D.

Director of The Institute for Music & Brain Science

Associate Clinical Professor of Neurology at the 

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Adjunct Professor in Ethnomusicology at the 

UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music
Musician/Songwriter


In Memoriam

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Dr. Arthur Wallace Harvey, Neuromusicologist (1939-2017)

B.S, Music, Gordon College, 1959 -
MM, Boston University, 1965 - DMA, Temple University, 1974
Member International Society for Music in Medicine


Arthur’s research and ideas and suggestions for the writing of 

“Waking the Spirit” and for the development of the Medical Musician 

specialty were invaluable and his friendship will be greatly missed.