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Session Name: Digital Medicine: What's Different About XR for Health?
Speaker(s): Noah Falstein, Sarah Hill, Josh Sackman, Carrie Shaw, Sophia Batchelor
Company Name(s): The Inspiracy, Healium, AppliedVR, Embodied Labs, UC Berkeley
Track / Format: Healthcare

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Overview: This panel discussion brings together leaders from the forefront of this thriving subset of VR and AR applications. You'll hear about such diverse areas as treating chronic pain, improving mood with neurofeedback, training caregivers in virtual environments, and more. XR for Health has certain advantages over entertainment or business applications, but also its own set of challenges. The panel will focus on what health applications share with each other, as well as how they differ from each other and other kinds of XR. The panelists will delve into technical, creative, business, and medical issues.

XRDC 2018

Noah Falstein

The Inspiracy

Sarah Hill


Josh Sackman


Carrie Shaw

Embodied Labs

Sophia Batchelor

UC Berkeley

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Virtual / Augmented Reality