Immersive learning system and mixed reality healthcare applications company GIGXR announced on July 13, 2021 that the company has received a $750,000 Phase II Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) contract from AFWERX. This contract will be used to develop Extended Reality (XR) simulation training to help the U.S. Air Force Academy (USAFA). Specifically, the funding [...]
The annual USA SimGHOSTS Conference will open with a keynote address, “Medical XR in the Era of Constant Reality Capture” from XR Safety Initiative (XRSI) founder and CEO, Kavya Pearlman. For those who use augmented reality, virtual reality or mixed reality in their clinical simulation program, they need to know about how data is collected, [...]
GIGXR is a SaaS platform that delivers extended reality (XR) healthcare simulation applications for learning environments, higher education institutions, and enterprise facilities. The company offers an energetic training solution using Augmented Reality (AR) by creating innovative clinical simulation applications to solve perennial problems around visualization and 3D understanding.
Founded in 2019 and headquartered in Los Angeles, [...]
Since the appearance of the novel coronavirus and the ensuing COVID-19 pandemic, every aspect of life has changed. For healthcare students in hands-on clinical training programs, social distancing requirements have forever altered the experiential learning environment, which relies heavily on in-person simulation labs. Instructors have had to suddenly adjust as well. Virtually overnight, institutions scrambled [...]