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Dr. Hieftje is the new Editor-in-Chief of the Games for Health Journal
Sunday, January 3, 2021
Dr. Hieftje has taken on the new role of Editor-in-Chief of the Games for Health Journal, a peer-reviewed journal dedicated to advancing the impact of game research, technologies, and applications on human health and well-being.
For patients with physical disabilities or social anxieties that prevent them from participating in support groups, VR provides the opportunity to connect with others and build strong social support networks.
The earliest version of One Night Stan was made possible thanks to the generosity and support from the Women’s Health Research at Yale’s Pilot Project Program. The seed funding they provided allowed us to test a card game prototype that helped us secure funding from NIH to build the digital app version. Check out the wonderful writeup about support from WHRY that appeared in the Yale School of Medicine article here!
play4REAL XR Lab takes home GOLD at Serious Play 2020!
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Invite Only VR: A Vaping Prevention Game was awarded GOLD in the K12 STEM Education Category!
Yale School of Medicine in conjunction with Foretell Reality, a subsidiary company of The Glimpse Group, Inc., is actively studying the effects of virtual reality (VR) on group therapy for cancer patients.
We made the list! Invite Only VR is a Forbes Top 50 VR Game for 2019!!! Forbes Top 50 VR Games for 2019