Augmented Reality in Academics & Training: Beyond the Status Quo

Thursday, December 2nd, 2021 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CT

Learn how one of the top ranked academic hospitals in the US is using augmented reality inside the operating room to enhance surgical education and training for spine surgery, as well as the practical benefits compared to conventional enabling technologies in spine.

What you'll takeaway:

  • Discover how enabling technologies like augmented reality can be used in spine surgery
  • Understand the advantages of augmented reality compared to conventional spine navigation platforms
  • Learn how augmented reality can enhance surgical education and training
  • Examine practical ways to incorporate augmented reality into the operating room



Dr. John Shin - MB - Maddi Billings

Dr. John Shin

Director, Spine Oncology & Spinal Deformity Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital Spine Neurosurgery