Join CBSET at the MDG Forum - Rapidly Transforming Healthcare Using Virtual Reality, a free virtual meeting, November 17, from 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm. General Networking from 4:30 - 5:00PM, Panelist Presentations 5:00 - 6:00 PM, 'Meet the Speakers' & Additional Networking 6:00-6:30 PM.
Virtual Reality (VR) is a powerful method to treat and enhance physical and emotional health and to expedite learning. Virtual reality in healthcare is projected to grow rapidly in the coming years becoming a $30+ billion USD market by 2030.
Speakers will discuss Virtual Reality’s capability to affect individual health and well being in meaningful and long lasting ways, exploring VR as a non-pharmacological solution to treat stress, anxiety, phobias, PTSD, delirium and manage pain, and its use to train healthcare professionals and caregivers.
Moderator for this event is Albert "Skip" Rizzo, PhD, Director, Medical Virtual Reality, Institute for Creative Technologies, Research Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry & School of Gerontology, USC. Panelists are: Erin Washington, Co-founder, Embodied Labs; Gita Barry, EVP and GM, Immersive Healthcare, Penumbra, Inc.; and Marko Suvajdzic, Associate Director, Digital Worlds Institute and Assoc. Professor, Digital Arts and Sciences, University of Florida.
Related CBSET Services:
- CBSET GLP Preclinical Services
- Cardiovascular Research
- Biomechanical Testing
- Computational Modeling of Local Drug Delivery
- Cell-Based Therapies
Pharmacokinetics and safety of paclitaxel delivery into porcine airway walls by a new endobronchial drug delivery catheter. Tsukada H, Entcheva-Dimitrov P, Ernst A, Rafeq S, Keating JH, Seward KP, Yarmus L. Respirology. 2018 Apr;23(4):399-405. doi: 10.1111/resp.13214.
"Biocompatibility, bone healing, and safety evaluation in rabbits with an IlluminOss bone stabilization system." McSweeney AL, Zani BG, Baird R, Stanley JR, Hayward A, Markham PM, Kopia GA, Edelman ER, Rabiner R. J Orthop Res. 2017 Oct;35(10):2181-2190. doi: 10.1002/jor.23532.
"Evaluation of an intramedullary bone stabilization system using a light-curable monomer in sheep." Zani BG, Baird R, Stanley JR, Markham PM, Wilke M, Zeiter S, Beck A, Nehrbass D, Kopia GA, Edelman ER, Rabiner R. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2016 Feb;104(2):291-9. doi: 10.1002/jbm.b.33380.
"Arterial microanatomy determines the success of energy-based renal denervation in controlling hypertension." Tzafriri AR, Keating JH, Markham PM, Spognardi AM, L Stanley JR, Wong G, Zani BG, Highsmith D, O'Fallon P, Fuimaono K, Mahfoud F, Edelman ER. Sci Transl Med. 2015 Apr 29;7(285):285ra65. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aaa3236.
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