New Applications of Virtual Immersive Medicine in Healthcare and Wellness

Dr. Tom Caven provides a continued exploration of this powerful new technique for fostering and supporting wellness and healing. We will discuss two new studies Dr. Caven’s team of researchers will be conducting:
  • Nursing Wellness Study at Seton Medical Center Austin and Dell Seton
  • Postoperative Pain Study at Dell Seton
Virtual reality (VR) headsets will be provided to allow participants to sample VR content in this immersive learning experience.
Dr. Tom Caven, MD
Aug 28 (W)
$50 (Includes lunch. Pre-registration required)

dr tom caven at the seton coveDr. Tom Caven, MD is the Medical Director of Seton Health Alliance, developing health strategies and clinical integration. From 2001 to 2018 Dr. Caven was Chief Medical Officer and Medical Director at UMC Brackenridge Hospital, a member of the Seton Family of Hospitals. In 2012 he was elected UMC Brackenridge Physician of the Year by the medical staff leadership. Formerly he chaired the Board of the Seton Medical Group, and was the physician member of the Seton Network Risk Assessment Committee and the Ascension National Claims Committee, performing risk assessment and medicolegal analysis. He also formerly served as Technology Transfer Officer for the Seton Healthcare Family, supporting patenting and commercialization of Biomedical innovations for the healthcare network. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medical Education at Dell Medical School, UT Austin.


$50.00 Everyone


Status When Where Presenter/Details
Seats Available
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Aug 28 (W) 12noon–1pm
Seton Cove
3708 Crawford Street
Austin, TX 78731
Tom Caven