VRDC Fall 2017 Schedule Scheduler | Digital Medicine: Creating Great VR Healthcare Content

VRDC Fall 2017 Session Scheduler

View, browse and sort the ever-growing list of VRDC Fall 2017 sessions by pass type, track, and format. With VRDC Fall 2017 Session Scheduler, you can build your schedule in advance and access it during the show via export or with the Mobile App. Sessions do fill up, so please arrive early to sessions that you would like to attend. Adding a session to your schedule does not guarantee you a seat.

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  • Digital Medicine: Creating Great VR Healthcare Content

    Location:  Golden Gate 4, Lobby Level, Tower 3
    Format: Lecture
    Track: Innovation
    Pass Type: VRDC Pass - Get your pass now!
    Vault Recording: Video
    Audience Level: All

    Virtual reality is a powerful medium that not only has the potential to "transport" viewers to alternate worlds, but also create a positive impact in their mental and physical health. Vivid immersive experiences have been shown to reduce pain in patients undergoing medical treatments and also ease their mindset going into major procedures. VR Playhouse CEO/co-founder Christina Heller will discuss how merging great creative and practical applications can integrate VR into real people's lives and make their often times painful and emotionally turbulent health woes into magical experiences, ultimately shifting their overall memories.


    Attendees will learn how leveraging the powerful medium of virtual reality can provide a unique opportunity for patients to escape both the physical pain and mental tumult of illnesses and serious medical treatments. They will hear about early test experiences with dynamic VR experiences in healthcare settings and how patients are reacting to the unique therapeutic experiences.

    Intended Audience

    VR creators, producers, healthcare professionals and developers.