Doctors 2.0 & You Videos: Serious Games – Jurriaan van Rijswijk, Jennifer Stinson and Oxana Kolosova

April 4, 2014
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Serious Games bring essential techniques to bear on digital health. Gaming, gamification are rising in interest. Enjoy the following three videos with perspectives from Russia, the Netherlands, and Canada, all speakers with a rich worldview.

Jurriaan van Rijswijk is an independent producer of more than 300 serious games and a serial entrepreneur.
Listen as he explains the advantage of serious games.

Serious Games bring essential techniques to bear on digital health. Gaming, gamification are rising in interest. Enjoy the following three videos with perspectives from Russia, the Netherlands, and Canada, all speakers with a rich worldview.

Jurriaan van Rijswijk is an independent producer of more than 300 serious games and a serial entrepreneur.
Listen as he explains the advantage of serious games.

Learn about the amazing SickKids Hospital mobile app and meet Jennifer Stinson,  a scientist in Child Health Evaluative Sciences, a Nurse Practitioner in the Chronic Pain Program at the Hospital for Sick Children of Toronto, Ontario, and Assistant Professor of Nursing at the University of Toronto.   Jennifer received awards for her research on using e-health and m-health to promote chronic disease self-management in youth with painful chronic and life-threatening health conditions.

Oxana Kolosova, managing partner of the Russian physician community iVrach understands how to use Serious Games to attract her members.

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