2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

(Video) Gaming the Healthcare System

Sunday, March 13
5:00PM - 6:00PM

JW Marriott
MedTech Stage
110 E 2nd St

Gamification has been introduced to a variety of health-related applications from wearables to patient portals to engage patients to think about health. But games, video games in particular, have shown a much more significant contribution to healthcare by providing a connective community and therapy to both physical and cognitive impairments, as detailed by our expert panel. Come play!

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Eddie González-Novoa at SXSW

Eddie González-Novoa

Exec Dir

The Survivor Games

Eddie González-Novoa has spent the last 20 years developing leaders in education, youth development and community service. He is a social entrepreneur, early childhood educator, play therapist, pre...

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Erik Johnson

Chief of Occupational Therapy Svcs

Burn Center Institute of Surgical Research

Major Erik Johnson enlisted in the Army in 1996. As a young Private, while

stationed in Germany, he was involved in a car accident where he sustained

second and third degree burns to over 20% of...

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Glenn Banton at SXSW

Glenn Banton


Operation Supply Drop

Mr. Banton is the CEO of the international veteran support non-profit, Operation Supply Drop. Having lead the growth of OSD from a one-man home based organization to one with 3 major global program...

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Leslie Harris at SXSW

Leslie Harris

Programme Mgr Citizen Science

Cancer Research UK - Citizen Science

Leslie leads the Citizen Science program at Cancer Research UK, the second largest funder of cancer research in the world. The world-leading Citizen Science program puts research data in the hands ...

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