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Virtual reality is a rapidly expanding area of tech and gaming and important in medicine and health.
… who use vr to study a host of research questions. … virtual reality (vr), one of the most rapidly expanding areas of tech … practice their bedside manner in different scenarios in a virtual world. on february 23, 2018, the national human …
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Using a virtual reality buffet, researchers studied the hundreds of small decisions mothers make while selecting food for their children.
… buffets - but how do they choose what to eat? using a virtual reality (vr) buffet, researchers studied the hundreds of … research branch (sbrb). she also heads nhgri's immersive virtual environment test unit. obesity has long been …
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NHGRI hosts a Reddit "Ask Me Anything" about using virtual reality to study a host of questions about the human genome.
… institute hosts a reddit "ask me anything" about using virtual reality to study a host of questions about the human genome. ​ … virtual reality , vr, susan persky ph.d., immersive virtual
Staff
Dr. Susan Persky is an associate investigator in the Social and Behavioral Research Branch at the National Human Genome Research Institute. ​
… is an associate investigator and head of the immersive virtual environment testing unit where she directs the immersive virtual environment testing area (iveta) within in the social … the areas of health communication, genomics, and virtual reality methods, and has presented her work in venues such as …
Archive
… april 5 2016 virtual reality technology in social and behavioral research … archive …
Educational Resources
NHGRI participates in the South By Southwest (SXSW) conference to help increase genomic literacy.
… editing, artificial intelligence, disease risk tests, and virtual reality . we’ll look at not only how this technology is being …
News Release
Mothers may be able to reduce guilt over their children's inherited obesity guilt by being more careful in the future about their children's diet.
… were asked to choose a meal for their children in a virtual food "buffet" in nih's immersive virtual environment testing area. using a virtual reality visor, they made selections from an array of serving …
Research at NHGRI
The Social and Behavioral Research Branch conducts research to apply genomic discoveries to improve health and clinical care.
… technologies such as state- of the art neuroimaging and virtual reality to understand the clinician-patient relationship. …
The Genomics Landscape
In the February 2018 edition of The Genomics Landscape, NHGRI Director Eric Green highlights the new director of NHGRI's Division of Genome Sciences.
… immunity researchers study mothers' food choices at virtual reality buffet notable accomplishments in genomic medicine …
The Genomics Landscape
In the March 2018 edition of The Genomics Landscape, NHGRI Director Eric Green highlights a strategic planning effort to establish a 2020 vision for genomics.
… crisis to dna privacy issues nih researchers highlight virtual reality research on reddit unlocking life's code : february …