Third UC MERCI Colloquium on Musical Experience and Communication

Evolving Research on Music, Health and Learning

Talk and Panel Videos

September 25, 2015

Qualcomm Institute, UC San Diego

Atkinson Hall Directions

Price: Free! (RSVP Appreciated)

This was an intimate afternoon gathering of some of the most active minds in the field of applied music-brain research. An engaging panel discussed the past, present and future of research to understtand the impact of music on health and education. This Academic Symposium featured two panels of experts who will discuss with the audience current research and future directions for the study of the impact of music on health and learning. Presented in concert with the Mozart and the Mind festival.


2:00–5:00 p.m.

Music and Health Panel

  • Concetta Tomaino (Director, Inst. for Music and Neurologic Function)
  • Julene Johnson (UCSF, UC MERCI)

Music and Education Panel

  • Nina Kraus (Northwestern)
  • Assal Habibi (USC)
  • John Iversen (UCSD, UC MERCI)