Katie White, MD and Eric B. Bauman, PhD, RN joined, Yue Dong, MD, Suzie Kardong-Edgren, PhD, RN, Jeff Taekman, MD, and Andrew Spain as faculty facilitators in the Social Media and Simulation session at IMSH. Over 80 participants attended break-out sessions focusing on Twitter, Lnkedin, Blogs, and Facebook. This session was also live tweeted by Dr. [...]
Join us at the International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare for the 3rd Annual Serious Games and Virtual Environments Showcase. The 2013 Showcase boasts four times the space and introduces the inaugural Serious Games and Virtual Environments Best in Show Contest. If you would like the opportunity to demonstrate or show off your new or innovative [...]
If you weren’t able to make the Federal Consortium of Virtual Worlds conference this year, check out the presentations here. Randy Hindrichs presents his vision of the virtual environment future, Michelle Fox presents DOE’s NTER platform, and Jesse Schell talks about the future of Virtual Characters.
I had an interesting day at the 12th Annual International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare in San Diego. The day started with the Simulation Education Network Meeting. Had quick chats with Lisa Sinz, Amanda Cooper, Mannie Pardo, Jeff Cooper, and Dave Gaba. SEN is up to 30 endorsed sites–and has already provided simulations for close [...]
The 7th Annual Games for Health Conference is coming this May 17-19 in Boston, MA. The event which brings together a variety of researchers, game developers, and health professionals to review, brainstorm, and collaborate on how videogames, and videogame technologies are finding new roles in health & healthcare. There are major tracks on exergaming, sensorimotor [...]
The Game Based Learning 2010 Conference was held in London on March 29-30 and have posted some of their videos. The first one is of Mary Matthews, TruSim (aka Blizzard entertainment), on the use of high-fidelity games and simulations for health care education.
The annual Triangle Game Conference, which focuses on the gaming scene located in North Carolina’s Research Triangle Park, has announced its tracks and speakers. The event will be held at the Raleigh Convention Center and Marriott City Center April 7-8. The event will offer five tracks plus a “new and improved” Career Lounge where job [...]
I’ve been a huge fan of the TED Conference for years (although I’ve never been able to attend). In late October, the fifth annual TEDMED Conference was held in San Diego (similar format to TED, but focused on healthcare). I received an email today saying the talks from the TEDMED Conference will soon be available [...]
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