Heather Fellows

Board Certified Music Therapist
Organization/Affiliation (no abbreviation): 
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
United States
Short biography and a description of your interest(s) in music and health: 
Board certified music therapist since 2000, working mainly with mental health, older adult, medical and palliative care populations. Currently leading the team of music therapists at Huntsman Cancer Institute in Salt lake City. Interested in research, patient-centered clinical care and furthering the professions of music therapists/arts in health care providers. Entering into the Professional Masters of Healthcare Administration program at the University of Utah in Fall 2021. Just provided clinical work for a study involving group drumming for fatigue and anxiety in patients in cancer treatment.
Collaboration Interests: 
Music in Cancer Care
Music supported end of life extubations
Music in Medical Care
Music for emotional/mental health in medicine
Legacy work with palliative care patients
Music for continued outpatient support of patients in cancer treatment
music therapy, cancer, end of life, palliative care, mental health, medical music therapy