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Be Inspired: Music and Memory

FREE open to the public EVENING SESSION.

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In the Utzon Room

'One song can bring back 1,000 memories.'

In 2016, twenty-one wards and small hospitals introduced Music & Memory, a program of using personalised playlists of music, for patients in NSW Health. The effects have been captured in a short film, Music & Memory for Health. This event will feature the film with a panel discussion about the relationship between our brain, our bodies and music.


Professor Henry Brodaty, AO , Co-Director, Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing (CHeBA); and, Scientia Professor of Ageing and Mental Health, University of New South Wales.

Linda Lorenza, Director of Learning and Engagement, Sydney Symphony Orchestra. Linda Lorenza appears courtesy of Sydney Symphony Orchestra.

Dr Sandra Garrido, Deputy Director of Research, MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development, Western Sydney University; and an NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellow.

Dave Colman, Music & Memory Program Lead, Arts Health Institute. Dr Maggie Haertsch, CEO, Arts Health Institute.

Dr Maggie Haertsch, CEO, Arts Health Institute.

Join us for an informative and inspirational evening

Presented by Arts Health Institute.

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