Topic: PAMA practioners

Where does one find a doctor that belongs to this association?  I have a condition that my current specialist has no idea how to relate to.

Thanks,

Bryan Cavitt
Bassoonist, Elkhart (IN) Municipal Band; Bassoon Dad & Uncle

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Re: PAMA practioners

Bryan,

Contact PAMA's Executive Director, Mary Fletcher, at <artsmed@comcast.net>
She can put you in touch with the appropriate person.

Bill Dawson

Dr. Bill Dawson, bassoonist and teacher
IDRS medical consultant
Past President, Performing Arts Medicine Assoc.
Author of "Fit as a Fiddle: The Musician's Guide to Playing Healthy"

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Re: PAMA practioners

Dr. Bill,

Please define PAMA. Thank you

Yoshi Ishikawa
Professor of Bassoon, U of Colorado at Boulder
Editor, IDRS OnLine Publications
Administrator, IDRS Forum

Re: PAMA practioners

PAMA is the "Performing Arts Medicine Association," an international medical specialty organization dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment,  rehabilitation, and prevention of medical problems of performers (musicians, dancers, and actors) through education, professional and artistic collaboration, and research.  For more information, please visit PAMA's website at www. artsmed.org

Dr. Bill Dawson, bassoonist and teacher
IDRS medical consultant
Past President, Performing Arts Medicine Assoc.
Author of "Fit as a Fiddle: The Musician's Guide to Playing Healthy"

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