Trauma + the Arts: Mobilizing Anchor Institutions

University of Pennsylvania
Apr 01, 2019 1:00pm - Apr 03, 2019 4:00pm

Register to attend the 30th Anniversary PHENND Conference: Trauma + the Arts: Mobilizing Anchor Institutions.

The conference will feature site visits and intensive workshops on Monday, April 1st followed by two days of panels, speakers, and performances on April 2-3.

Early bird registration rate is $200/pp and includes opening reception Monday evening through closing plenary on Wednesday afternoon. The early bird rate will be in effect through January 31, 2019. Monday site visits and workshops are $50/pp and ticketed separately.

A hotel block is available at the Sheraton University City for $194/night plus tax. Hotel reservations can be made here:

Featured events:

– Film screening of The Barefoot Artist with Lily Yeh

– Performance and conversation with Jamar Jones, founder of the Jamar Jones Institute

– Plenary speakers:

Rev. Maake Masango, University of Pretoria
Dr. Cherie Ndaliko, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Beth Feldman Brandt, Stockton Rush Bartol Foundation
Joe Pyle, Scattergood Behavioral Health Foundation

– Plenary Panel: The Healing Art of Dance

Two academic panels of paper presentations and 14 additional workshop presentations.

For a full list of workshops, descriptions, and speakers, visit

Discounted hotel reservations can be made at the University City Sheraton at:

Register Here