Music is a powerfull neuroplastic stimulator. Our brains experience strong emotions when listening to music and re-organize when learning to read or play music. Does this effect change throughout the lifetime? May it be used for therapeutic purposes?
MusicPlast is a research project hosted by the laboratory of Medical Physics of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki...
MusicPlast has an open call for participants. Having completed the development of the web-based game...
So far, 8 elderlies have been trained with MusicPlast and our preliminary results are very encouraging! The comparison of...
Understanding and modeling of the developmental trajectories of brain networks underpinning multisensory perception
Understanding and modeling of the developmental trajectories of brain networks underpinning multisensory plasticity
Translating the neuroplastic effects of web-based multisensory training into therapeutic interventions
Paraskevopoulos, E., Chalas, N., Karagiorgis, A., Karagianni, M., Papadelis, G., Bamidis, P. Multisensory training for protective neuroplastic changes in the elderlies: MusicPlast. Poster presented at the 3rd International Conference on Medical Education Informatics – MEI 2018. September 6-7, Leeds, UK
Progress of the overall project