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Eine Forscherin im weißen Kittel betrachtet eine Probe durch ein Mikroskop.


The Berlin Center for Musicians Medicine at the Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin is initiating research projects in various areas of music medicine and musicians health. In addition to studies on the status of care, therapeutic studies and basic research are carried out. Musicians profit from the fact that supply concepts are examined and optimized on the basis of the research results.

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Research in Musicians Medicine

In Berlin there are a large number of professional musicians - orchestral and self-employed - as well as musical laymen. A large number of studies indicate that up to 80% of musicians have health problems. In particular, there are musculoskeletal pain and mental impairment, and there are a variety of specific disorders that are associated with the particular burden of performing music.

Below you will find information on the various research areas: