20 days ago

Today 29-Sept 12:00 PM Learn about the FDA's eXtended Reality Research Program

Today 29 - Sept 12:00 PM EDT Learn about the FDA research on medical eXtended Reality - Anyone engaged or interested in innovation, research, design or development should attend. 

Here is the registration link


3 months ago

Tomorrow July 21 Exploring the Virtual Reality Therapeutics (VRx) Pathway

For more info and to register: https://medvr.io/online-talks/upcoming?

Learn about innovating with medical XR from Applied VR President Josh Sackman. AppliedVR's VR-based prescription therapeutic is the first to receive “Breakthrough Device Designation” from the FDA.

Sackman’s talk covers clinical trials and FDA authorization for VR products, and essential topics about AppliedVR's transition from a wellness product to a medical device.

For more info and to register: https://medvr.io/online-talks/upcoming?


7 months ago

Today 7-Apr 12:00 PM Learn both the patient's and neurosurgeon's experience using VR

Today 7-Apr 12:00 PM Learn both the patient and neurosurgeon's experience using VR to treat an arteriovenous malformation (a tangle of abnormal blood vessels connecting arteries and veins.) Register to learn more. https://bit.ly/3mCsZdn  

9 months ago

TODAY 12PM EST DON'T MISS Mixed Reality Gaming in Medical Assistance

For more information or to register please visit the medVR Website.



Join Brainlab and Magic leap as they recount their development journey merging the art and science of XR gaming tech with assistive medical applications. Learn about deciding on the technical features and overcoming clinical challenges. 

 

 


11 months ago

Register medVR Webinar Series: Tomorrow 12/9 12:00 PM EST Livestreaming video in XR for Medical Education and Surgical Training

Don't miss - Livestreaming Video in XR for remote medical education and surgical training is the focus of our next medVR Talk. Visit the medVR website to register.



Dr. Shannon Bailey, Scientist, Immertec and Dr. Jahangir Asghar, Surgeon, Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute will present their experience and share with you tips from hands-on practice. Do you have a project of your own? Don’t miss the opportunity to ask all your questions to our experts.

11 months ago

medVR Webinar Series: Tomorrow 12/9 12:00 PM EST Livestreaming video in XR for Medical Education and Surgical Training

Don't miss - Livestreaming Video in XR for remote medical education and surgical training is the focus of our next medVR Talk.



Dr. Shannon Bailey, Scientist, Immertec and Dr. Jahangir Asghar, Surgeon, Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute will present their experience and share with you tips from hands-on practice. Do you have a project of your own? Don’t miss the opportunity to ask all your questions to our experts.

12 months ago

[medVR] Today 11/4 12:00 PM EST Don't miss - Living Heart Project – Crowdsourcing the Virtual Twin of the Human Heart

If you have not registered for today's (Nov 4, 12:00 PM EST) talk and Q&A, please use this link https://bit.ly/3kY4JRa


12 months ago

[medVR] Living Heart Project – Crowdsourcing the Virtual Twin of the Human Heart

Hello vmed hackathon alumni

medVR AR/VR Educational Series Tomorrow -  Weds November 4, 2020, 12:00 PM EST

Living Heart Project – Crowdsourcing the Virtual Twin of the Human Heart

For more information or to register, please visit the medVR website 

This talk is about creating a personalizable, digital twin of the human heart. Researchers can now reconstruct patient experiences to understand disease, design better, and test new treatments.

Creating a digital human heart in 3D and virtual reality takes the cooperation of many different disciplines, including software development, cardiology, design, and art. The project began as a research project with…

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12 months ago

medVR Tech Talk: Three Decades of Experience Building AR Innovation for the Operating Suite

Hi everyone, 

medVR is continuing to educate the tech and healthcare community interested in innovating in healthcare with AR and VR. 

Oct 28, 2020 12:00 EDT From First Deployments of AR in Operating Suites to the Full Integration of AR Surgical Solutions



This talk is about ideation, design, building, testing and deploying AR in surgical suites. You will hear about trends, history, and the future of inventing AR devices for the operating suite We have two amazing speakers.

Nassir Navab, Prof. Dr. Professor,
Technical University of Munich (TUM), Johns Hopkins University (JHU), Computer-Aided Medical Procedures (CAMP)

Greg Michael Osgood, M.D.…

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about 1 year ago

Perfect Talk for Devs and Innovators - Surgical Augmented Reality Assistance (SARA) for neurosurgical and orthopedic procedures

We have a neurosurgeon and an engineer talking about the interdisciplinary journey to create the Surgical Augmented Reality Assistance project. For more information, visit the medVR.io website. 




Head-worn Augmented Reality devices have been appearing on the market since 2015 and have the potential to revolutionise the way surgery is performed. Many practical issues need to be solved, however, before they can be used during surgical interventions. The SARA project (Surgical Augmented Reality Assistance) emerged as a collaboration between surgeons and engineers and aims to develop a highly accurate AR-solution for use in the operating theatre for neurosurgical and orthopedic interventions.

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about 1 year ago

Today - Last Chance to Register for AR Operating Suite Experience at the Cleveland Clinic

Last chance to join MedVR Talk and experience ‘AR in the OR at Cleveland Clinic’, with speakers Charles Martin, MD and Mina Fahim, CTO, MediView XR, Inc. XR, and moderator Julie LeMoine, CIO, HorizonIRs.
TODAY AT 12 PM EST - Book now! https://bit.ly/3hNBWfv 



about 1 year ago

AR Operating Suite Experience at the Cleveland Clinic

We have another really interesting talk to prepare the community for the MedVR VR & AR Symposium and Hackathon. You can register to learn more on the MedVR website

In this webinar, two experts will share their journey creating AR applications for surgery and their insights and perspectives gained through experiences using AR in surgery. Dr. Martin of the Cleveland Clinic, is a pioneer and leader in the use of AR surgical navigation, becoming the first surgeon to use AR during a human liver tumor ablation procedure in 2018. The technical expertise of Mr. Fahim, an early innovator in AR

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about 1 year ago

Augmented Reality for the Interventional Suite

To register to learn more visit our website. 

We are really delighted the Philips Research Team will be speaking on AR in the Interventional  Suite on Wednesday, September 2020 at 12:00 PM EDT, 9:00 AM PDT and 6:00 PM CEST.

Augmented Reality for the Interventional Suite

Synopsis: Image-guided therapy offers immense opportunity for augmented reality (AR). With AR, we will be better able to address common challenges reported by clinicians in the interventional suite: the need for increased flexibility to move around the patient during a procedure, while still having all relevant 2D and 3D patient information in direct view.…

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about 1 year ago

The Future of Spatial Computing in Healthcare

Register for more information 



The future of technology captivates audiences. So does spatial computing. This is a unique approach to answering the question about the future of VR and AR in healthcare. We have three experts, working in the field of VR and AR in healthcare today, a neurologist, an expert from the FDA, and a technologist with 15 years of experience in virtual worlds, currently, a Ph.D. candidate working at the intersection of extended reality and healthcare. The panel will be moderated by a leading industry expert and author

Register for more information 


about 1 year ago

Prototype to Clinical <> Expert Talk the Creative Science of Medical VR: Prototype to Clinical


How do you get from prototype to clinical deployment - two of the leading experts who pioneered the application of extended reality in healthcare? Learn from experience. 


Our next talk is a special VR in healthcare presentation, the journey from prototype to clinical study with speakers Brandon Birckhead MD, Cedars-Sinai and Kate Donovan PhD, Boston Children's Hospital.This free event will take place July 29 at 12:00 PM EDT

Learn more and register at
https://bit.ly/fb-MedVR-Prototype-to-Clinical


over 1 year ago

Please join us Weds July 15 to learn from Skip Risso PhD USC Neurologist

Hi folks,

This Wednesday, July 15, 2020, at 12:00 PM EDT, Skip Rizzon, renowned USC neuroscientist will speak on the topic of Advances in Clinical XR for PTSD, Autism, ADHD, and Beyond


over 1 year ago

July 1 12:00 PM EDT Stanford Neuroscientist Walter Greenleaf Ph.D. to present Translating VR Research into Medical Impact

Hi everyone,

Our free learning series AR/VR innovation is underway to prepare for the medVR VR/AR Symposium & Hackathon in Healthcare Until June of 2021.

The next talk will be given by the renowned Stanford Neuroscientist, Walter Greenleaf on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at 12:00 PM EDT. Please do not miss this opportunity to learn from one to the top spatial computing in healthcare researchers. 



For more information or to register, please visit the medVR.io website. 

We are adding to our talks regularly. Following Dr. Greenleaf will be Dr, Skip Rizzo.

Please check our talks page

See you…

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over 1 year ago

Save the date - medVR.io VR/AR Innovation in Healthcare Program

Hi everyone,

COVID 19 delayed the medVR VR/AR Symposium & Hackathon in Healthcare Until June of 2021.

In the meantime, we are running an online educational program to teach innovation in VR, AR, and MR in healthcare to the tech and medical community. The full curriculum will run approximately one year and will include top taken in the healthcare and technical field. 

The first talk is this Wednesday, June 17, 2020, at 12:00 PM EDT



For more information or to register, the medVR.io website.

The next talk is on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at 12:00 PM EDT.



For more

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over 1 year ago

Virtual Medicine Conference 2020 Online Hackathon : And the winner is...

This past Saturday we had the privilege to announce the winners of The Virtual Medicine Conference 2020 Online Hackathon in AltspaceVR in VR! With over 275 participants it wasn't an easy decision for our judges. We invite you to go to the vMed20 Hackathon gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions!

The hackathon part of the 2020 Virtual Medicine Conference which, unfortunately, had to be canceled due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The vMed conference is intended for a wide range of stakeholders seeking to learn about the implementation, outcomes, and cost-effectiveness of immersive virtual…

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over 1 year ago

Update

Join us in VR on Saturday, 3/28/20 11AM-12PM PDT as we announce the winners of the first Virtual Medicine Conference Online Hackathon!

Link to event: https://account.altvr.com/events/1432249547635032161


over 1 year ago

Winners to be announced 3/28 11AM on Altspace

Dear All,

The winners announcement has been moved to Saturday, March 28th 11AM PST. The announcement will be made on Altspace (https://altvr.com/). More details will be provided soon.

Best,

Virtual Medicine Hackathon Team


over 1 year ago

Last call for submissions

Only one day left to complete your submissions for the Virtual Medicine 2020 Conference online hackathon. We look forward to reviewing your submissions!

Best,

vMed Hackathon Team


over 1 year ago

Final call for submissions

There are only 3 days left to complete your submission for The Virtual Medicine Conference 2020 Online Hackathon.


over 1 year ago

Only one week left until submissions are DUE!

We are only one week away from the end of the hackathon. Just sending a reminder to please ensure you are working on and submit a description and video for your demo. These two components will be very important for the judges, especially the clinical judges. Please also check for errors in the code. However, the first thing all our judges will see is the description and video.  

Best,

vMed Hackathon team


over 1 year ago

Team Pitch / Demo Category

Please post which category you are building a demo for in the #team_pitches channel on slack by Sunday, January 26th. Categories listed below:

  • Therapeutics & Diagnostics – Adults
  • Therapeutics & Diagnostics – Pediatrics
  • VR Education & Training – Patients
  • VR Education & Training – Providers

Optional: Along with the category, please post your team pitch (short description of demo you’re building) in the same channel or direct message your pitch to Genie or Brandon. Mentors will provide feedback by Saturday, February 1st.

- Virtual Medicine Hackathon Team