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Nov 14, 2013 (3 years and 7 months ago)

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P
URPOSE

OF

ISVR

To

provide

a

multidisciplinary

forum

for

scientists

and

clinicians

who

are

interested

in

employing

new

technologies

for

physical,

psychological,

cognitive,

and

social

rehabilitation

purposes




B
ENEFITS

OF

M
EMBERSHIP


Discount participation at Society
-
affiliated conferences


Access to virtual rehabilitation and tele
-
rehabilitation worldwide knowledge
base


Network with member companies and research laboratories for proposal
development


Lobbying
-

influencing academic and industry funding priorities


Recognition through Society Awards


Increased visibility for the field


Involvement in virtual rehabilitation and tele
-
rehabilitation standards creation

ISVR C
ONFERENCES

International Conference Series on Disability, Virtual Reality and
Associated Technologies (ICDVRAT)





Virtual Rehabilitation Conference Series (VR20XX)


ISVR A
FFILIATED

C
ONFERENCES

ArtAbilitation








Laval Virtual / VRIC

VRIC Symposium on

Health and Disability




O
FFICERS

OF

ISVR


President:

Sue Cobb, University of Nottingham, UK

President
-
Elect:
Mindy Levin, McGill University, Canada

Treasurer/CEO:

Grigore (Greg) Burdea, Rutgers University, USA

Secretary:
Cali Fidopiastis, University of Alabama, USA

Membership and Nominations:

Patrice L. (Tamar) Weiss, University of Haifa, Israel

Communications and Public Relations:

Albert (Skip) Rizzo, University of Southern California, USA

Publications and Standards:

Daniel Thalmann, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland

Awards:

Belinda Lange, Institute for Creative Technologies, USC, Canada

Early Career Researcher Representative:

Cali Fidopiastis, University of Alabama, USA

Postgraduate Student Representative:

Mohammed Al
-
Amri, University of Surrey, UK


Additional Board Members

Assaf Dvorkin, Rehabilitation Inst. Chicago/Northwestern University, USA

Kynan Eng, University of Zurich/ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Joyce Fung, McGill University, Canada

Walter Greenleaf, Greenleaf Institute, USA

Emily A. Keshner, Temple University, USA

Evelyne Klinger, Arts et Métiers ParisTech, France

Rachel J. McCrindle, University of Reading, UK

Jaime Sanchez, University of Chile, Chile

Paul Sharkey, University of Reading, UK