MusiCares Wellness Summit

Past
Location
Time
Aug 28, 2008 - 7:00 am
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MusiCares, The Recording Academy-affiliated health and human services charity, will host an information summit, which will feature the following sessions:

Hearing Health: Critical to all in music, learn how to assess and protect your hearing from a hearing professional on behalf of Starkey Hearing Foundation's Sound Affects Program.

Insurance For Music Pros: Renata Marinaro, manager of health services education at the Actors Fund, will give a comprehensive overview of healthcare programs and insurance options for music professionals.

Vocal Tech And Wellness: Beth Cohen, vocalist/vocal coach and Florida Chapter President, will discuss technique and vocal health with Dr. Rachel Lebon, professor of music (jazz voice) at the University of Miami.

Debbie Carroll, Executive Director, Health & Human Services with MusiCares, will also speak about the foundation's services. A reception is scheduled to follow.

Admission to this event is free. To RSVP, call 305.672.9597 or e-mail florida@grammy.com. Not a member? Join The Recording Academy at this event for $100 through June 2009.

Special thanks to our supporters: BOOM Magazine, FilMiami, Full Sail, Gibson, GTC Media, Hollywood & Vine Cellars, Rag Magazine, SAE, SESAC, and SunTrust.

 

Past
Location
635 42nd Street South
Fargo, ND 58103
United States
Time
Sep 23, 2008 - 7:00 am
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Please join New York Chapter and MusiCares in celebrating the opening of our new offices and event space overlooking beautiful Bryant Park. Special guests will include Jimmy Jam, the Recording Academy's Chair of the Board of Trustees, and Neil Portnow, the Academy's President/CEO.

Please RSVP by Sept. 19 to rsvp_ny@grammy.com. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Admission is open to all members in good standing. Suspended members may renew their membership and non-members may join The Academy to attend. For more information on membership, click here.

 

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Location
Time
Oct 27, 2008 - 7:00 am
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On Oct. 27 MusiCares, in conjuction with Shots, etc., will offer local music industry professionals and their families a range of health services. Flu shots will be available for $20, tetanus/diphtheria boosters for $40, pneumonia vaccinations for $45, vitamin B12 injections for $20, and tetanus/diphtheria/pertussis vaccinations for $65.

To register, please contact MusiCares at 615.327.0050 or e-mail Danielle.Bowker@grammy.com. Please note that flu vaccinations cannot be administered to children under the age of 5 and older children and adolescents must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

 

Past
Location
1035 14th Avenue
Nashville, TN 37208
United States
Time
Oct 27, 2008 - 7:00 am
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In support of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, on Oct. 27 MusiCares will offer free mammograms to uninsured or underinsured women in the music industry who are in need of this health service.

To schedule an appointment, contact MusiCares at 615.327.0050 or e-mail Danielle.Bowker@grammy.com.

 

Past
Location
Time
Nov 7, 2008 - 8:00 am
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MusiCares, in conjunction with Concorde Inc., is sponsoring a free flu shot clinic at the Philadelphia Chapter office on Nov. 7. Flu shots are free to all individuals in the music industry residing in the Philadelphia region, as well as their spouses and children 18 years of age or older.

No advance registration is required. Qualified participants may show up between 1–4 p.m. to receive a free flu shot.