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October 27, 2019, 2 p.m.

Andrew Schulman, guitarist and Executive Director of the Medical Musician Initiative, will give a solo guitar concert to benefit the Medical Musician Initiative at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in New York City.

July 22-26, 2019

The third annual Medical Musician Workshop: Medicine for Musicians, co-directed by Dr. Marvin McMillen, Chief Medical Advisor of MMI, and  Andrew Schulman, will be held at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield, MA.

February 17-20, 2019

Andrew Schulman was invited to be part of the Wellness Lab at the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s Annual Congress, which was held this year in San Diego. Schulman’s topic was, “How to Implement an ICU Musician into Your Institution.

August 24, 2018

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June 2018

Michael Bard, guitarist and graduate of the 2017 and 2018 Medicine for Musicians Workshops at Berkshire Medical Center joins the medical team as Medical Musician at the Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center, National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. He works in the Pain & Palliative Care Division, under the supervision of department chair, Dr. Ann Berger.

June 7, 2018

Dr. Marvin McMillen and Andrew Schulman gave a talk about the development of Medical Music following a screening of the "Andrew & Wendy" film, at the The National Arts Club, located at 15 Gramercy Park South, in Manhattan. 

May 31, 2018

Andrew Schulman gave a talk called: The Art and Science of Medical Music for the Jewish Federation of the Berkshires.

March 2018

Eric Despard was appointed the Executive Director of the Laumeister Art Center in Vermont. Plans in the works for Medical Music events at the Center.