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March 26, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Riceland Hall - Arkansas State University Fowler Center
201 Olympic Drive
Jonesboro, AR 72401
Free and open to the public.
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Distinguished Medical Lecture - Rhythmic Healing: Music & Medicine

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine at Arkansas State University will host the second-annual Vollman & Wilson Lecture as part of the Distinguished Medical Lecture series. The program, titled “Rhythmic Healing: Music & Medicine,” will feature Vollman & Wilson Distinguished Lecturers Alex Pantelyat, MD, and Nina Kraus, PhD, both of whom have done extensive research on the correlation between music, medicine and neuroscience. The event is free and is open to the public. Partial lecture funding was provided through a gift from the Doctors Anatomic Pathology Services. Arkansas Public School teachers will receive two ADE PD hours, and AMA and AOA credit is anticipated. Dr. Pantelyat is an assistant professor of Neurology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He co-founded and is co-director of the Center for Music and Medicine at Johns Hopkins. Dr. Kraus is the Hugh Knowles Chair of Communication Sciences, Neurobiology and Otolaryngology at Northwestern University.