Johannes Höfener

ReHub GmbH

Johannes Höfener, founder and CTO of ReHub GmbH, started working on VR for health during his studies of computer science. In his Bachelor thesis, he focused on the accessibility of Virtual Reality for elderly and handicapped people. Together with his three co-founders, he used the outcomes to build Rehago – the Virtual Reality Training for stroke patients. Today, he continues his research on the usage of Virtual Reality in stroke rehabilitation at the University of Reutlingen.

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How gamification can enhance rehabilitation – Experiences in Virtual Reality

Going through rehabilitation after stroke is a very tough time. In this seminar, you’ll learn, how gamified training can support patients and motivate them to perform their exercises regularly and at their best performance. Three-dimensional virtual environments need less abstractions than the two-dimensional interfaces of computers and tablets and make patients feel more natural in every interaction.

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    Dr Anita Rose
    The Raphael Hospital

    Mental Health and Brain Injury: Promoting mental wellbeing

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    Professor Wagih El Masri
    Keele University

    Spinal Cord Injuries: Factors that influence Neurological recovery

  • Professor Barbara A Wilson OBE: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Professor Barbara A Wilson OBE
    The Oliver Zangwill Centre for Rehabilitation

    Supporting Survivors of Acquired Brain Injury

  • Dr Suzanne Balfour-Peers: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Dr Suzanne Balfour-Peers
    King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

    Neuropsychological evaluation and formulation in acute stroke rehabilitation

  • Karen Saunders: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Karen Saunders
    East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

    Clinical trials using Robotics for mobility rehabilitation