Obstetrics Critical Care VR Training Volume 1, Episodes 1 & 2

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This invention is a series of educational videos created to be viewed with virtual reality (VR) technologies to provide an experiential learning experience specific to crisis management for obstetric care providers.



VR technology is poised to be a disruptive technology that will change the education of health care. VR technology can empower faculty to teach with a focus on increasing resources on monitoring learning physicians in critical thinking, pattern recognition, situational awareness, and comprehensive care instead of didactic knowledge.



  • Universities and community colleges
  • Academic hospitals
  • Video games
  • Distance learning



  • Provides an immersive "hands-on" experience
  • Helps to build practical experience with trial and error
  • Increases the number of students to faculty members
Patent Information:
Contact For More Information:
Jay Martin
Licensing Associate, Software and Copyright
The University of Arizona
Lead Inventor(s):
Michael Foley