Chapman University in conjunction with the Performing Arts Medicine Association presents the 3rd Annual
Healthy Approaches in the Training of Performing Artists Conference
Medical Issues and Applied Practices
August 17th and 18th, 2013
Partridge Dance Center
8:30am – 4:00pm
Thanks to a generous grant from Chapman University, the conference has been expanded to two days and will include workshops for Dance, Music and Theatre practitioners. All information is based upon proven principles and methodologies gathered from current research and is presented by performing arts medicine experts. This conference is geared toward teachers, professional and pre-professional performing artists, students in athletic training and physical therapy programs and medical professionals in the performing arts.
The Healthy Approaches in the Training of Performing Artists Conference is committed to:
- Bridging the gap between medical professionals, research, and performing arts educators
- Bringing the science and current research regarding healthy training practices into the classroom at a practical level
- Expanding community discussion regarding safe practices, training techniques and treatment protocols
- Educating young artists and educators on prevention of injury through understanding proper use of the body
Registration is available for one or both days. Attendees are strongly encouraged to attend both days to benefit from the extensive range of knowledge presented. Lunch is provided both days.