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Keynote: Innovation with Mixed Reality (XR) for Health and Mindfulness

Keynote: Innovation with Mixed Reality (XR) for Health and Mindfulness

Oregon State University Moore Family Center 2021 Nutrition Update Keynote Session

Curious to know what happens when XR infiltrates nutrition education to improve human health? This session aims to foster multidisciplinary collaboration to innovate XR for nutrition education as a springboard for XR use in other areas of health education.  The featured speakers, Dr. Pam Koch - nutrition education expert, and Dr. Maya Georgieva - XR expert, will converse about the opportunities, challenges, and future directions. Leave with fun, practical ideas how to get started in blending XR and nutrition education.

Session Goal: Foster multidisciplinary collaboration to innovate XR for nutrition education.

Learning objectives:

  1. Understand the current and near-future role of nutrition education in improving human health.
  2. Understand the current and near-future role of XR in improving human health.
  3. Success and challenges in applying design thinking and XR to nutrition education.
  4. Co-create new vision and opportunities to improve human health/augment nutrition education with XR.

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Software requirement: Install the Immersive Learning Research Network virtual campus using  The process may take more than 5 minutes as you will be customizing your own avatar.

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