Medical VR and AR – Talks and Panels

TimesSessions Presenters
8:00 -8:45 amCheck-in
9:00-9:30 amSurgical Planning and NavigationSabine Girod, MD, DDS, PhD
Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and, by courtesy, of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery. Stanford University
9:30 - 10:00 amAugmented reality for robot-assisted surgeryAnthony Jarc, Ph.D.
Manager of Research and Data Science at Intuitive Surgical
10:00-10:30 amAdvances in Haptics for Medical Applications — From Surgery to RehabilitationAllison Okamura, Ph.D.
Professor in Mechanical Engineering at Stanford University
10:30 - 10:50 amCoffee break
10:50 - 11:20 amEnhancing and augmenting human perception with sensors and artificial intelligence technologiesAchin Bhowmik, Ph.D.
CTO and EVP at Starkey Hearing Technologies
11:20-12-20 pmanel: The Bleeding Edge of Medical AR & VR: Perspectives of early physician adopters using AR & VR in their practice.Moderators:
Bruce Daniel, MD, Professor of Radiology, Stanford University
Brian Hargreaves Ph.D. Professor of Radiology, Stanford University
- Neurosurgical planning using VR
- MR-guided lumpectomy
- Stanford Virtual Heart - educating physicians, patients and families about complex congenital heart defects using VR
- Chariot - Using VR to improve patient experiences during medical procedures
- Gary Steinberg MD, Ph.D. Professor and Chair of Neurosurgery, Stanford University
- Amanda Wheeler MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery, Stanford University
- David Axelrod MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Stanford University
- Tom Caruso MD, M.Ed. Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesia, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Stanford University
- Sam Rodriguez MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesia, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Stanford University
12:20 - 1:30 pm Lunch provided
1:30 - 2:30 pmPanel: VR/AR for Surgery and Medical EducationModerator: Ed Chang, Ph.D.
President of HTC Research and Healthcare
- Moty Avisar, MSE, MBA, Co-Founder and CEO of Surgical Theater
- Justin Barad, MD, Co-Founder and CEO of OssoVR
- Andinet Enquobahrie, Ph.D., MBA, Director of Medical Imaging, Kitware
- Josh Richmond, MS, Senior Director of Engineering, Synaptive Medical
2:30 - 3:00 pmThe Dramatic Impact of VR / AR technology on Mental and Behavioral HealthWalter Greenleaf, Ph.D.
Visiting Scholar at Stanford’s Virtual Human Interaction Lab
3:00 - 3:30 pmDemo Highlights
3:30 - 6:00 pmInteractive Demo Session Curated by Lily Achatz, Executive Producer at Light Field Interactive