About the Journal Club

The PAMA Research Committee is pleased to announce the launch of a new ‘MPPA Journal Club’ series, featuring discussion of the latest research published in Medical Problems of Performing Artists (MPPA) with the authors of articles from the most recent issue!

The first edition of this Journal Club will be held on January 25, 2023 from 12 – 1pm ET (US)/6 – 7pm CET (Central Europe). The corresponding authors of the following articles will give a brief summary presentation of their work, followed by substantial time for open discussion:

Is the Symmetry of Classical Ballet Positions Perfect?

Corresponding Author: Dr. Anna Fryzowicz, Department of Biomechanics, Poznan University of Physical Education 

Effectiveness of a Core Stability Exercise Program on Pain and Function in Musicians with Chronic Low Back Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Corresponding Author: Dr. Maryam Mirshahi, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences

To facilitate a lively discussion, attendees are encouraged to read the articles to be discussed in advance – a friendly reminder that subscriptions to MPPA are included in every PAMA membership!


Registration is FREE and open to everyone!

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