Category Archives: Virtual reality medical training

Six Ways Virtual Reality will Affect You in Six Years Time

We look at the ways in which virtual reality will impact our daily lives in the future. At Oxford Medical Simulation we are constantly investigating the impact of virtual reality in healthcare training and simulation. Throughout our discussions with students, clinicians, educators and simulation professionals it’s clear there is a huge appetite for VR to […]

The Joy of VR: what we learned when the leading virtual reality healthcare minds gathered in Los Angeles

We attended the Virtual Medicine conference at Cedars Sinai Medical Centre in Los Angeles where we joined leaders in the virtual reality healthcare space to discuss the latest developments – and applications – of VR in patient care and medical education. Oxford Medical Simulation (OMS) was proud to join other leading thinkers excited about the […]

Oxford University uses virtual reality to power blended learning and boost medical student education

Students at Oxford University use virtual reality simulation to augment medical student education. Blended learning combines traditional learning techniques with interactive, digital resources to optimise student engagement. This practice can be particularly effective within the context of medical education – where students are required to absorb vast amounts of complex practical and conceptual knowledge. With […]