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Press for NOMC

New Orleans Musicians’ Health Clinic On Life Support After Funds Cut

CitiBusiness – January 10, 2005

The saga of how founding partner, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation, cuts the cord… read more

Keeping The Music Alive

Hippocrates: Health and Medicine for Physicians – November 1998

Dr. Cathi Fontenot,medical director of the LSU Healthcare Network, donates one day a week to running a primary care clinic for musicians, the only one of its kind in the country. She’s doing her part to keep the New Orleans sound alive… read more

Healing For The Music Force

Brooklyn Daily Challenge – May 27, 1999

The NOMC’s sold out benefit cd, Get You A Healin’,features musicians such as Dr. John and The Funky Meters, performing funky, health- related tunes…read more
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Awards for NOMC


icon-ribbon 2016 | Life City Green Games Award, Presented for Emerging Leadership
icon-ribbon 2014 | Urban Wealth Award for Outstanding Community Partnership
2011 | Offbeat Best of the Beat, Musician Resource Award
icon-ribbon 2010 | N.A.D.A. Award for “Helping Louisiana Listen To The Music,” Honorary Recipient: Bethany Bultman
2010 | Offbeat Best of the Beat, Musician Resource Award
icon-ribbon 2008 | Tobacco Free Living Award, Outstanding Tobacco Prevention and Control Advocate
icon-ribbon 2007 | New Orleans City Council, Special Recognition
icon-ribbon 2007 | Big Easy Music Awards, Special Recognition
2006 | Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame Community Support Award
2006 | Offbeat Best of the Beat Awards, For Keepin’ Music Alive
2006 | Arts Council of New Orleans, Mayor’s Arts Award
2004 | Offbeat Best of the Beat Awards, Mayor’s Music Champion Award
icon-ribbon 2004 | Jazz Journalists Association, “A” Team Award for Advocates, Altruists, Aiders and Abettors
2002 | Offbeat Best of the Beat Awards, Heartbeat Award
icon-ribbon 2000 | The State of Louisiana, Special Recognition for founding the First Comprehensive Healthcare Clinic for Musicians in the US
1998 | Pfizer Award for Excellence in Research, Education, and Patient Care


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