An International Discourse on ‘Music and Medicine’
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The 7th International Conference of the International Association for Music & Medicine was held on May 28 - 29, 2022. Meetings and presentations from Greek and international invited speakers took place in person and through live streaming May 28 to May 29, 2022. Additionally, a week of online-only presentations took place May 30 to June 3, 2022.Athens is one of the world's oldest cities, offering centuries-old history to be explored and enjoyed. According to Plato, one of the first schools of music education was founded by the people of Crete followed by the musical schools of Athens, where students were taught to sing and play the lyre. Many delegates from across the globe were honored to meet in this magical and historical city. Below, conference delegate Dr. Efthymios Papatzikis reviews and reflects upon some of the conference highlights.