Are you caring for a loved one with memory loss?

Are you a person with dementia?Through the Florida Hospital and Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts partnership, Florida Hospital will conduct research about the role of the arts in improving health in the community. The objective of this research study is to determine whether performing arts can help those with memory loss and their caregivers.

During the eight-week study, care partners will work with the performing arts to build caregiver resilience and reduce caregiver stress.

Who is eligible for the study?

  • Caregiver must be the unpaid and primary caregiver, and 18 years of age or older
  • Care recipient must be 65 years of age or older
  • Care recipient and the caregiver must live in the community (not in a nursing or rehabilitation facility)
  • Sessions are enrolling for January and April with estimated study and analysis ending in December 2019

This fun and interactive class will meet once-a-week for eight weeks at the Florida Hospital School of Arts located at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts located at 155 East Anderson Street, Orlando, FL 32801.

To learn more about this study and to find out if it is a good fit for you, please call Pam Jennelle at (407) 303-7365.

E-mail Study Team

Florida Hospital DPAC

This is a partnership to explore, integrate and foster the ability of performing arts to further health and well-being in our community.