Session ID: 
158

Augmented Reality in Global Healthcare Delivery and Training

2:30pm - 3:30pm Wednesday, February 13
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
W207C

Description

Global healthcare is facing increasing pressure due to challenges arising from population increase, shifting age demographics, limited local resources and centralized healthcare. Augmented reality is an emerging technology in healthcare that has the potential to revolutionize the way medical professionals learn, communicate and treat patients. This session aims to describe how augmented reality technology is currently enabling improved collaboration and training in healthcare globally and how it could transform both the delivery of patient care and training of doctors for the future.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Define the use of augmented reality in global healthcare delivery and training
  • Demonstrate the use of augmented reality in global healthcare delivery and training
  • Evaluate the potential benefits of using augmented reality in global healthcare delivery and training
  • Identify potential barriers to using augmented reality in healthcare and discuss ways to overcome these
  • Compare the use of augmented reality between high and low-income countries

Speaker(s): 

Co-founder of Proximie and Plastic Surgery Registrar,
NHS/Proximie

Audience: 

Clinical Informaticists
Physician, CMO, CMIO
Technologist

Level: 

Intermediate