Workshop Title: Google Glass and other wearable technologies in Healthcare Innovation

Workshop Director: Homero Rivas, MD and Julian Beltran

Date: Tuesday, 24 February 2015

Time: 08:30 – 12:00

Place: MBR AMC

Target Audience: Healthcare providers, technologists, innovators, software developers, entrepreneurs, etc.


Maximum # Delegates: 40

Short Description of the Workshop:

This workshop will serve as an introduction to the fascinating world of Wearable Technologies and their application in healthcare, including simulation. Attendees will see the latest trends in wearable technologies and also they will be able to get a first-hand experience in a dry lab with state-of-the-art wearables.

Objectives of the Workshop:

  • Identify the present landscape of Digital Health and its opportunities in simulation
  • Become familiar with GLASS and other wearable technologies
  • Learn potential applications of wearable technologies in healthcare and simulation
  • Test drive some wearables including GLASS


08:30 – 09:00 | Registration
09:00 – 09:45 | Session 1: Overview of Digital Health and its implications in daily clinical practice
09:45 – 10:15 | Coffee Break
10:15 – 11:00 | Session 2: Google Glass and its applications in Healthcare
11:00 – 11:30 | Session 3: Other wearables and their potential applications in healthcare
11:30 – 12:00 | Session 4: Hands on experience on Glass and other wearables
12:00 – 00:00 | End of the workshop

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