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WEBINAR: Extended reality applications (virtual, augmented & mixed reality) in healthcare and surgery

22 April 2021
10:00 AM -11:30 AM

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The next Medical Technologies & Systems Special Interest Group (SIG) will take place online, join us as we discuss Extended reality applications (virtual, augmented & mixed reality) in healthcare and surgery.

Attend to hear about:
– Remote surgical collaboration through Virtual Reality

More details to follow

DURATION: 1.5 hours

This free to attend event is held as part of the INSTILS programme – a project part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund, click here to be re-directed to further information about the project.  This event is classed as State Aid to participating businesses, the value of which is £190, but is delivered completely free of charge to participants.

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Chaired by: Professor Philip Breedon, Professor of Smart Technologies, Nottingham Trent University 
As well as his role at Nottingham Trent University, Philip is also a Chartered Engineer and a Chartered IT professional. He is a member of the Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invention for innovation funding panel and holds a number of journal editorial positions. His research interests and latest projects centre on new and emerging technologies and materials. This includes wearable technologies, 3D printing of pathological models, additive and subtractive manufacturing for medical applications, surgical robotics, cardiovascular devices, augmented /virtual/immersive technologies and environments, the surgical pathway and investigative research related to the utilisation of ‘smart materials’ for medical applications. Through promoting his work and research activities he now works with a number of surgeons and clinicians across Europe.

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