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In addition to its regular programme, Tanzplattform Rhein-Main is organising a regular event for dancers from all fields of dance, who wish to receive consultation on dance medicine.

The next dates will be supervised by Priv.-Doz. Dr. med. Benita Kuni.

Priv.-Doz. Dr. med. Benita Kuni
Medical specialist for orthopedics and accident surgery
Manual medicine/chirotherapy, acupuncture, special pain therapy

After a further education grant in Montpellier (EPSEDANSE) and a study course with Rosas (Brussels), Benita Kuni worked as a professional dancer with the Compagnie L’Esquisse (Bouvier/Obadia) and at the CCNRB (Diverrès), among others. She is a state-certified dance teacher (D.E. Paris) and a dance researcher (Licence, Maîtrise and D.E.A., Paris). After studying medicine in Heidelberg and Paris, receiving a license to practice medicine and a PhD on the subject of dancers’ ankle joints, she worked at the University Clinic of Heidelberg for 10 years. She now offers her services to dancers of all styles at the Ortho-Zentrum Karlsruhe; she also advises the TSC Grün-Gold Heidelberg. She is a member of tamed and IADMS.

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