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MHPC22 – Call for Papers

We now welcome submissions to Musicians' and Performing Artists' health and performance Integrating body and mind, in Oslo 22–24 September 2022.

The MHPC21 will be a national, Nordic and international forum for physicians, therapists, educators, artistic directors/employers, athletic trainers, musicians/performing artists and music/performing arts students and other performing arts and health care professionals who seek to improve the performance, health and well-being of musicians and performing artists within all genres.

The conference aims to combine scientific knowledge and practical experience through a range of keynote speakers, panel debates, paper presentations, demonstration or performance presentations, workshops, poster presentations, round table/symposiums as well planned networking.

We welcome submissions on musicians’ and performing artists' health and performance.


Relevant topics include, but are not limited to

  • musculoskeletal disorders
  • mental health and performance psychology
  • sound and hearing disorders
  • musicians/performing artists and the brain and nervous system
  • prevention, promotion of health, physical exercise and rehabilitation, physiotherapy/other forms of physical therapy, examination and treatment
  • research methods, work environment and exposure measurements
  • musicians and performing artists' health and working conditions and psychosocial factors in artists' work environment
  • educational programs designed to enhance health and well-being practices and performance

In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, we welcome admissions that incorporate issues and consequences of the crises seen in relation to the above-mentioned topics.

Submit your proposal

Register online at Survey Xact.

Online registration form

Presentation formats and submission

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The MHPC22 is a collaboration between Creo, NTO, NMH and CEMPE.

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