The Embodied Labs Application

VR soft-skills training for healthcare providers and trainees

Learning Objectives

Embodied Labs is a subscription-based virtual reality platform that offers a growing library of modules for soft-skills healthcare training.
  • Gain a holistic understanding of the patient experience
  • Understand disease presentation through a first-person patient perspective
  • Improve patient-provider communication skills
  • Increase interest in pursuing healthcare professions for serving vulnerable patient populations


As a highly valuable educational tool, we offer the following benefits with your subscription:

Available Content

Embodied Patient Experiences

Virtual, interactive case studies designed to show pathologies from the first-person patient perspective

THE ALFRED LAB | Aging with macular degeneration and hearing loss

Alfred is a 74 year old African-American patient with advanced macular degenration and high frequency hearing loss. In The Alfred Lab, you will experience different situations in Alfred's life with:

  • Live-action 7 minute 360° film
  • Computer-generated interactive objects
  • 3D binaural sound
At the Peripheral - Living with Macular Degeneration

When Tom Perski, a 22-year-old student athlete, was unexpectedly diagnosed with juvenile macular degeneration, the plans he envisioned for his future changed drastically. Today Tom is Vice President at a renowned vision rehabilitation center where he connects people with vision impairments to emerging technologies that help them hack their vision. Watch the 360° trailer here:

Upcoming Patient Experiences

The Alzheimer's Lab, Arriving December 2017


VR-Ready Computer with minimum specs:

  • OS: Windows 10 64 bit
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GTX 970 / AMD Radeon R9 290 or greater
  • CPU: Intel i5-4590 equivalent or greater
  • Memory: 8GB+ RAM
  • Video Output: Compatible HDMI 1.3 video output
  • USB Ports: 3x USB 3.0 ports plus 1x USB 2.0 port

Oculus Rift or HTC Vive

Leap Motion Controller


Even More labs coming soon!

Contact us to find out what is next in our pipeline.