Ermyn King, MA, RDT
Independent Contractor, ArtStream, Inc.
Ermyn King, MA, RDT, served as creative arts program coordinator at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, and works with a long-standing ArtStream artists-in-residence team offering an extensive portfolio of creative services there. She has been an arts consultant for the Veterans Administration VISN 3 Arts, Health and Well-Being Pilot Project and its national expansion, and consulted and co-presented arts in the military and arts access webinars for the Global Alliance for Arts & Health (former Society for the Arts in Healthcare), which named her a Distinguished Fellow. Ms. King directed Penn State's Arts & Health Outreach Initiative and ArtStream's hospital and hospice programs, worked as arts program specialist at Children's National Medical Center, and has been an artist in healthcare in other varied settings. She is a registered drama therapist and audio describer for people who are blind or low-visioned, and holds a BS in education and an MA in speech and dramatic arts.