Guests contribute their thoughts on VR and health
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Welcome to the guest writers showcase!

It's an exciting time at healthiAR! We recently opened our site up to guest contributors. Our first submissions are great examples of the new uses for AR/VR/MR taking place in healthcare!

VR Helps Healthcare Companies Market the Intangible by Benjamin Perry
From a series of interviews conducted with marketing agencies, Benjamin Perry, an associate editor at Time Inc. outlines the benefits of using virtual reality to immerse healthcare providers in a world of intangible ideas and product education. Check it out!

2) VR Helps Medical Students Empathize with the Elderly by Matt Jones
Educating medical students on the unique needs of elderly patients comes alive with UK-based freelance writer Matt Jones. He writes about Embodied Labs' We Are Alfred, a VR application where students can walk in the footsteps of an aging man. Click here to read all about it!

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My First Virtual Meetup: Getting a New Perspective on the Role of VR by Janina Berga 

On April 18, 2017, healthiAR's founder, Kristi Hansen Onkka, was a guest in AltSpaceVR's Women in VR talk show. One of the attendees, Janina Berga, wrote an insightful Linkedin article on her first experience in social VR. She also gives a great perspective on the role virtual reality can have in patient health especially for PTSD. Read it here.
Did you know? is the only one-stop showcase of VR and AR healthcare examples. We make it easy to get excited about meaningful VR/AR content:
  • FOCUS: Learn about VR/AR in clinical utility, training, and empathy
  • FIND: View examples by approach, specialty and VR/AR platform
  • ADMIRE: Read original interviews with trailblazers in this field
  • CONNECT: Link to the creators and developers themselves
You too can write for healthiAR! We are always looking for new perspectives on emerging trends in AR/VR/MR for health. And, we pay for any articles posted. Get the details on our Write For Us page.
healthiAR is always looking for new content, new friends and new ideas. Please forward this email to anyone who might be interested in VR and AR for health!
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