Home to the Medicine for Musicians workshops.
A foundation created by the D'Addario musical instruments company, to promote music education for the young, world-wide. The D'Addario Foundation helped support the writing of Waking the Spirit with a generous grant.
The director and musicians of the Lombardi music program work closely with the Medical Musician Initiative.
The New York Times referred to Oliver Sacks, M.D. as “the poet laureate of medicine." Author of Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain.
Board of Advisors member Dr. Wes Ely and his colleagues at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center do world–renowned work with a special focus on ICU Delirium, a key area where medical musicians are valuable team members.
Dr. Daniel Levitin, FRSC, is an award-winning scientist, musician, and the author of This Is Your Brain On Music.
Founded by Mark Jude Tramo, M.D., Ph.D., Musician/Composer. Mark appears in Chapter Five of Waking the Spirit.
Co-founded in 1995 by Dr. Oliver Sacks and Dr. Concetta Tomaino. Executive Director Tomaino appears in Chapter Fifteen of Waking the Spirit.
The SCCM is the largest critical care medicine organization in the world. Andrew Schulman is the first Certified Medical Musician to become a member.
NIH is one of the world's foremost medical research centers, Francis Collins, Director, is a guitarist, and MMI guitarist Michael Bard is now onboarded with NIH!