Virtual Reality as an Adjunct Therapy for Chronic Pain


Date: 24 Jan 2017

Presented by: Dr. Bernie Garrett

Room: T206, 3rd floor of UBC Hospital

In this session, Dr. Bernie Garrett will report on a 2015 case series exploring the home use of VR therapy with chronic pain patients. A live demonstration will also be available.

Bio: Dr. Bernie Garrett has a background as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in the UK, and a PHD in information science. He studies health applications of virtual and augmented reality, and deceptive practices in healthcare.