Dance Health Finland ry


Puheenjohtaja Johanna Osmala, puh. 050-3475064

Training Tomorrow's Dancers - an International Conference of Dance Medicine and Science in Helsinki, Finland, June 1-2, 2016

Next summer a two-day conference will be held alongside Helsinki International Ballet Competition. The themes of the first day are dancers' training and recovery, over-loading condition, and mental coaching. The second day is focused on rehabilitation and biomechanics of the back and the lower limb, specifically related to dance. Both days consist of lectures and a movement session. See the link to the full programme below.

The conference is suitable for dancers, dance educators, physiotherapists, physicians - anyone involved in the world of dance and interested in enhancing their practice.

The conference will be held at the Finnish National Opera House in Helsinki from Wednesday 1st to Thursday 2nd of June, 2016, 8:30am to 4:00pm, with an additional free-of-charge late afternoon lecture on the first conference day. All lectures are held in english. A soup lunch and coffee are included in the price when you register by Friday the 27th of May. 

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