Using VR in dental education


22Nov2017 14:00 - 15:00

PhD defence ceremony

The Moog Simodont dental trainer is a virtual reality environment designed for use in dental education. In this environment users treat virtual patients and perform manual dexterity exercises. Ilse de Boer describes the evaluation and validation of assumptions made prior to the development of the Simodont dental trainer.

I.R. de Boer: VR as Innovation in Dental Education. Validation of a Virtual Reality Environment: Collecting Evidence ‘On-the-Fly’ During Development and Implementation.


Prof. P.R. Wesselink


Dr J.M. Vervoorn


  • Agnietenkapel

    Oudezijds Voorburgwal 229 - 231 | 1012 EZ Amsterdam
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This event is open to the public.

Published by  University of Amsterdam