Music in Healthcare Settings: Training Trainers

Lifelong Learning Programme Leonardo da Vinci Transfer of Innovation

European Seminar in Paris

European Seminar
“Music in Healthcare Settings”

June 18 & 19, 2012 - Paris

We invite you to come and participate in this seminar, which will take place in Paris on June 18, and 19, 2012. This seminar is the conclusion of a two-year training project involving Musique & Santé (France), the Royal Northern College of Music (UK), Music Network (Ireland), and Turku University of Applied Sciences (Finland), led in the framework of the European Commission Lifelong Learning Programme, Leonardo da Vinci Transfer of Innovation.
This event will gather professionals from the culture and health sectors from across Europe.

Our European project "music in healthcare settings: training trainers" will be presented by the four partners and an open forum session will allow space for exchanges and the development of our European network.

June 18, 2012

9.30  – 10.00 Registration and coffee
10.00 – 11.00 Musique & Santé - Eve-Laure Gay (project coordinator) 
and Philippe Bouteloup (director)
French context / Musique & Santé expertise
European context
History of European actions and of Transfer of Innovation (TOI) project

11.00 – 11.20 Break

11.20 – 11.50 Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) - Holly Marland,
Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, United-Kingdom
RNCM Music for Health – training, research and partnerships

11.50 – 12.00 Discussion

Lunch (served at the FIAP)

14.00 – 15.00 French Ministry of Culture and Communication - Xavier Collal,
Culture and Health inter-ministerial project executive, Ministry of Culture and Communication, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health
Presentation of the French "Culture and Health" policy and discussion

15.00 – 15.20 Coffee break

15.20 – 16.40 Music Network & Turku University of Applied Sciences
15.20 – 15.50 Aisling Roche, Music Network, Dublin, Ireland
Music Network: working in professional development contexts with Music & Health
15.50 – 16.20 Liisa-Maria Lilja-Viherlampi, Turku University of Applied Sciences, Turku, Finland
Hospital and care music in Finland: an overview
16.20 – 16.40 Discussion

16.40 – 17.00 Conclusion - Musique & Santé

June 19, 2012

9.30 – 10.30 "Music in Healthcare Settings: Training Trainers" – trainers’ point of view - Philippe Bouteloup and Marianne Clarac, musicians and trainers
Training programme and process
Adaptation to each context
Skills and competences

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee break

11.00 – 11.45 Thoughts about music in a pediatric intensive care unit
Dr. Philippe Desprez, Pediatrician, University Hospital of Strasbourg Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

11.45 – 12.00 Discussion

Lunch (served at the FIAP)

14.00 – 16.00 Open forum to European partners and contacts
Presentation of the organizations and discussion about European Network construction and prospects


Practical information

* Work language: English
* No registration fees
* Accommodation and travel costs at the charge of attendees

* Location and venue:
      FIAP Jean Monnet
     Address: 30 rue Cabanis, 75014 Paris
     Tel : +33 (0)1 43 13 17 00
     Local transports:
          Metro line 6 station “Saint-Jacques” or “Glacière”
          RER B “Denfert-Rochereau”


Musique & Santé, 0033 (0) 1 55 28 81 00




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This project has been funded with support from the European Commission.
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Musique & Santé: Eve-Laure Gay, info(at),

RNCM: Holly Marland, holly.marland(at),

Music Network: development(at),

TUAS: Päivi Sippola, paivi.sippola(at),