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Health and Safety

Health and Safety

All Conservatory of Music and Dance faculty, staff, and students should regularly review the available resources for maintaining Health and Safety standards set forth by NASM. The material below is excerpted from the NASM website.

Additionally there is information about Title IX, discrimination, work/study environment, and more.

Basic Information on Hearing Health

The National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) and the Performing Arts Medicine Association (PAMA) have developed a comprehensive overview of hearing health issues for postsecondary schools and departments of music. Information of a medical nature is provided by PAMA; information regarding contextual issues in music programs, by NASM.

1. Basic Information on Hearing Health, Administrators and Faculty

2.  Basic Information on Hearing Health, Faculty and Staff

3. Protect Your Hearing Every Day: Information and Recommendations for Student Musicians

4.  Protecting Your Hearing Health: Student Information Sheet on Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Basic Information On  Neuromusculoskeletal and Vocal Health (draft material as of August 2013)

The National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) and the Performing Arts Medicine Association (PAMA) have developed draft material regarding neuromusculoskeletal and vocal health issues for postsecondary schools and departments of music.  Information of a medical nature is provided by PAMA; information regarding contextual issues in music programs, by NASM.

NASM-PAMA Advisories on Hearing Health

Additional Resources
Alexander Technique
UMKC Student Health and Wellness

National Association of Schools of Dance

Health Issues For Performing And Visual Arts Students (from NASD)

More health and safety in the work/study environment.

200.010 Standard of Conduct

200.020 Rules of Procedures in Student Conduct Matters

200.025 Equity Resolution Process for Resolving Complaints of Harassment, Sexual Misconduct and other Forms of Discrimination against a Student or Student Organization

320.010 Equal Employment/Educational Opportunity Policy

330.062 Title IX Policy and Procedures – Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment and Sexual Misconduct in Education (MOVED AND REVISED)

600.020 Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment and Sexual Misconduct in Education/Employment Policy