Links

Berkshire Medical Center

Home to the Medicine for Musicians workshops.

https://www.berkshirehealthsystems.org/bmc

The D'Addario Foundation

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.

http://daddariofoundation.org/

Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center Arts & Humanities Program

The director and musicians of the  Lombardi music program work closely with the Medical Musician Initiative.

https://lombardi.georgetown.edu/artsandhumanities

Oliver Sacks Foundation

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.

https://www.oliversacks.com/

ICU and Cognitive Impairment Study Group

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.


http://www.icudelirium.org/index.html

Dr. Daniel J. Levitin - Personal Homepage


Dr. Daniel Levitin, FRSC, is an award-winning scientist, musician, and the author of This Is Your Brain On Music.

http://daniellevitin.com/publicpage/ 

Institute for Music & Brain Science

Founded by Mark Jude Tramo, M.D., Ph.D., Musician/Composer. Mark appears in Chapter Five of Waking the Spirit.

http://www.brainmusic.org/

Institute for Music and Neurologic Function

Co-founded in 1995 by Dr. Oliver Sacks and Dr. Concetta Tomaino. Executive Director Tomaino appears in Chapter Fifteen of Waking the Spirit.
http://www.imnf.org/

SCCM/Society of Critical Care Medicine

The SCCM is the largest critical care medicine organization in the world. Andrew Schulman is the first Certified Medical Musician to become a member. 

http://www.sccm.org

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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!

https://www.nih.gov/