Navigation Links
Dr. Albert Rizzo gives Estabrook Lecture on Dec. 2
Date:11/28/2011

West Orange, NJ. November 24, 2011. Kessler Foundation announces that The 2011 Estabrook Lecture will be given on Friday, December 2, 2011 at Kessler Conference Center, 1199 Pleasant Valley Way in West Orange, New Jersey, from 10:30 am to 12 noon. Entitled, "Clinical Virtual Reality: A Brief Review of the Future", the lecture will be presented by Albert "Skip" Rizzo, PhD, the Associate Director of the Institute for Creative Technologies and Research Professor in the departments of psychiatry and gerontology at the University of Southern California. Seating is limited for this lecture, which is free of charge. To reserve a place, contact Cherie Davide, Education Coordinator at Kessler Foundation: 973.243.6813; CDavide@KesslerFoundation.org.

Dr. Rizzo will describe the ways people interact with virtual environments and explain the rationale for the use of virtual reality in the assessment and rehabilitation of a wide range of clinical conditions. He will address the implementation of virtual reality in the study, assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of cognitive, motor and psychological processes.

The Estabrook Lecture Series memorializes Kenneth Estabrook (1924-2003), who supported Dr. Henry H. Kessler's efforts to improve the lives of people with disabilities. Estabrook, an attorney, served as trustee, vice president, and president of Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation from 1967-1986, as well as chairman of Kessler Rehabilitation Corporation and member of the Board of Trustees for Kessler Foundation. His wife, Anne, established this Kessler Foundation Lectureship Series in 2001 to commemorate his 75th birthday.


'/>"/>

Contact: Carolann Murphy, PA
cmurphy@kesslerfoundation.org
973-324-8382
Kessler Foundation
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. HealthCare Partners Medical Group Expands to Orange County. HealthCare Partners and Talbert Medical Group Join Forces
2. Most common cancers in the world decreasing in Alberta: Study
3. Gender-bending fish on the rise in southern Alberta
4. ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE HELPS ADDRESS NEED FOR IMPROVED CANCER CARE IN RURAL AMERICA
5. Warning labels better than a fat tax, University of Alberta study shows
6. 3 University of Houston students chosen as Albert Schweitzer Fellows
7. U of Alberta researchers hoping to stop heart disease in cancer patients before it starts
8. New provincial atlas; information on lab testing key to managing diabetes among Albertans
9. Stethoscope App gives iPhone New Clinical Skills
10. Pacific Dental Services Gives Smiles to More Than 400 Children
11. New Book Gives Physicians the Business Know-how to Find the Right Medical Practice
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... The Dan Carlisle Agency, an ... County, is announcing the launch of a charity drive to raise support and ... women and children in Birmingham has grown steadily since the 1980’s, and the ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... Louis, MS (PRWEB) , ... December 08, 2016 , ... ... that serve commercial and residential clients in and around the Hancock County area, is ... for the Hancock County Food Pantry. , The Hancock County Food Pantry has worked ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... December 07, 2016 , ... DrugDev again demonstrated its dedication to ... of the early adopters completing EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Certification from the U.S. Department of ... both sides of the Atlantic with a mechanism to comply with EU data protection ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... December 07, 2016 , ... Kenall Manufacturing, a leader in sealed healthcare lighting ... MPCNGX is a multi-function, sealed, LED luminaire that meets the needs of everyone in ... it’s needed. , A 2’ x 4’ model features four modes: reading, ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... December 07, 2016 , ... ... Smart Device Remote Control through a new partnership with Splashtop Inc. This remote ... its mobile solutions to help businesses maximize their uptime and productivity. , Wavelink ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/8/2016)... , Dec. 8, 2016  Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: DPLO) has ... 2016 Top Workplaces National Standard. To learn ... ... (PRNewsFoto/Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc.) ... an employee survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a research firm specializing ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... 8 de dezembro de 2016  A Mederi Therapeutics Inc . anunciou ... tratamento não cirúrgico para a doença do refluxo gastroesofágico (DRGE). Foto ... ... Live Stretta procedure performed and broadcast during the ... Wuhan Union Hospital ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... DANVILLE, Pa. , Dec. 8, 2016  A ... physicians reports that the use of opioid therapy to ... actually increase the likelihood of more harmful consequences, including ... Davis , M.D., and Zankhana Mehta , M.D., ... current research on chronic opioid therapy. The study was ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: